Secure Coding Fundamentals Project Course Course

Practice your secure coding skills by solving challenges.

2 hours, 9 minutes

Course description

Apply the hacker mindset to application security by solving the multiple challenges included in this project. You’ll need to identify vulnerabilities in the provided applications and code samples and discover how those vulnerabilities could be exploited by an attacker. See for yourself how security errors in code can lead to compromised credentials, SQL injections, and buffer overflow and Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.


Project Solutions


View the solutions to the Secure Coding Fundamental Project.
Project Files

File - 02:00:00

This downloadable .zip file contains challenges for the Secure Coding Fundamentals Project.
Project Hints Video

Video - 00:04:00

Get hints to help you complete the Secure Coding Fundamentals Project.
Project Introduction Video

Video - 00:05:00

An overview of the process and tasks involved in the Secure Coding Fundamentals Project.

Meet the author

Howard Poston

Howard Poston is a copywriter, author, and course developer with experience in cybersecurity and blockchain security, cryptography, and malware analysis. He has an MS in Cyber Operations, a decade of experience in cybersecurity, and over five years of experience as a freelance consultant providing training and content creation for cyber and blockchain security. He is also the creator of over a dozen cybersecurity courses, has authored two books, and has spoken at numerous cybersecurity conferences. He can be reached by email at or via his website at

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