Implementing Common Protections

You have identified various common patterns of vulnerabilities in your software. Others have already had to deal with these common vulnerabilities and have developed common approaches for dealing with them, which you can use in your own projects.


  • Activity: Protecting Data in Transit and at Rest Video — 00:08:29
  • Protect Data with Cryptography Video — 00:05:52
  • Limit Access Using Session Control, Part 2 Video — 00:09:08
  • Activity: SQL Injection Video — 00:14:47
  • Extend Cryptosystems with PKI, Part 2 Video — 00:05:25
  • Activity: Having Fun with Symmetric Encryption Video — 00:12:19
  • Protect Database Access Video — 00:12:27
  • Protect Sensitive Data and Functions, Part 2 Video — 00:06:19
  • Activity: Improving Error Handling Video — 00:07:09
  • Implement Error Handling and Logging Video — 00:11:34
  • Extend Cryptosystems with PKI Video — 00:10:52
  • Activity: Handling Authentication and Authorization Defects Video — 00:11:48
  • Activity: SQL Injection, Part 2 Video — 00:08:27
  • Limit Access Using Session Control Video — 00:11:29
  • Secure Coding – Java Lab — 00:30:00
    • Java is a high-level, general-purpose programming language that, once compiled, can run on any Java Virtual Machine (JVM), regardless of the underlying infrastructure. Except for the Write Once, Run Anywhere (WORA) advantage, Java also provides automatic memory management, thread management, automatic garbage collection, and a powerful cross-platform library. These benefits combined have made Java one of the most preferred programming languages, especially for client-server web applications.

  • Activity: Tampering with Website Data and Functions Video — 00:13:02
  • Activity: Having Fun with Asymmetric Encryption Video — 00:08:02
  • Limit Access with User Accounts Video — 00:13:41
  • Preparing Chrome to Tamper with a Website Video — 00:03:34
  • Protect Sensitive Data and Functions, Part 1 Video — 00:10:54
  • Activity: Reviewing Error Handling Video — 00:05:01


Course description

In this course, you will limit access using login and user roles, protect data in transit and at rest, implement error handling and logging, protect sensitive data and functions, and protect database access.

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