Course

Build security in

What does it take to build security into your system? Explore financial concerns, effectiveness and impacts to morale.

    Syllabus

  • Build security in overview Video — 00:02:07
    • A brief introduction to the ideas that this course section will cover.

  • Big ideas Video — 00:03:36
    • A summary of the key points of this course.

  • The benefits of ‘build security in’ Video — 00:13:56
    • Why it’s less expensive and more effective to ‘build security in’.

  • How to ‘build security in’ Video — 00:10:32
    • What security action to take at each stage of development, whether using linear-sequential or iterative methodologies.

Syllabus

Course description

Security is often seen as a development effort that can be deferred to later, yet doing so dramatically increases the cost. This course examines why to ‘build it in’ rather than ‘bolt it on,’ investigating the financial implications along the way. You’ll learn why it’s both more effective and less expensive to build security in.

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