• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description
This course presents one of the most pervasive security vulnerabilities, “XML injection”, and the features of the .NET Framework that can be used to mitigate them. After completing this course, you will be able to explain where and when XML injection is likely to occur, identify common pitfalls when defending against this vulnerability, and identifying best practices for mitigating this vulnerability.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify XML injection causes and vulnerabilities
  • Implement prevention methods for XML Injection
  • Enact best practices and methods to mitigate XML Injection issues
  • Prevent External Entity Attacks (XXE)

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Software Development