• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you will learn about the risks of insecure communications and how to use the CWE guidelines, specifically the OWASP Top Ten and how to mitigate these risks. Coverage includes techniques for spotting missing encryption and using Transport Layer Security (TLS).

Learning Objectives


After successfully completing this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Implement Strong Transport Cryptography
  • Understand Cipher Suites
  • Select Strong Cipher Suites
  • Properly use Valid TLS Certificates
  • Maintain Certificate and Key Inventory, Wireless Technologies, and End User Messaging

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.