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.

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.


Limit Access Using Session Control

Video — 00:11:29

Activity: SQL Injection, Part 2

Video — 00:08:27

Activity: SQL Injection

Video — 00:14:47

Limit Access Using Session Control, Part 2

Video — 00:09:08

Activity: Handling Authentication and Authorization Defects

Video — 00:11:48

Protect Data with Cryptography

Video — 00:05:52

Extend Cryptosystems with PKI

Video — 00:10:52

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: Protecting Data in Transit and at Rest

Video — 00:08:29

Implement Error Handling and Logging

Video — 00:11:34

Activity: Reviewing Error Handling

Video — 00:05:01

Activity: Improving Error Handling

Video — 00:07:09

Protect Database Access

Video — 00:12:27

Preparing Chrome to Tamper with a Website

Video — 00:03:34

Protect Sensitive Data and Functions, Part 2

Video — 00:06:19

Protect Sensitive Data and Functions, Part 1

Video — 00:10:54

Activity: Tampering with Website Data and Functions

Video — 00:13:02

Extend Cryptosystems with PKI, Part 2

Video — 00:05:25

Activity: Having Fun with Asymmetric Encryption

Video — 00:08:02

Activity: Having Fun with Symmetric Encryption

Video — 00:12:19

Limit Access with User Accounts

Video — 00:13:41

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