Secure Protocols


  • Secure Deployment Concepts Video — 00:12:09
    • In this episode, Mike explores the various considerations used to deploy code.

  • Protecting Your Servers Video — 00:06:17
    • In this episode, Mike discusses how to protect and defend servers.

  • Transport Layer Security (TLS) Video — 00:12:09
    • In this episode, Mike presents the elements of Transport Layer Security (TLS).

  • Know Your Protocols – TCP/IP Video — 00:06:12
    • In this episode, Mike discusses the elements of TCP/IP networking.

  • Secure Encryption Applications and Protocols Video — 00:11:00
    • In this episode, Mike looks at Internet processes that have built-in encryption.

  • Code Quality and Testing Video — 00:05:05
    • In this episode, Mike walks through the different code testing considerations prior to deployment.

  • Secure Code Development Video — 00:10:22
    • In this episode, Mike explores the methods used to develop code, reviewing some of the models, goals, and processes to maintain during the code lifecycle.

  • Internet Service Hardening Video — 00:06:48
    • In this episode, Mike explores secure protocols used for hardening Internet services.

  • Know Your Protocols – Applications Video — 00:05:47
    • In this episode, Mike reviews common applications, protocols, and port numbers.

  • Network Models Video — 00:06:50
    • In this episode, Mike looks at the conceptual structure of networks.


Course description

This course introduces basic concepts related to encryption, protocols, and secure code development.

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