Secure Protocols

Learn the basics of secure software and application development.

10 videos  //  83 minutes of training

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Course description

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

Course syllabus

Secure Encryption Applications and ProtocolsDuration: 11:00

In this episode, Mike looks at Internet processes that have built-in encryption.

Network ModelsDuration: 6:50

In this episode, Mike looks at the conceptual structure of networks.

Know Your Protocols - TCP/IPDuration: 6:12

In this episode, Mike discusses the elements of TCP/IP networking.

Know Your Protocols - ApplicationsDuration: 5:47

In this episode, Mike reviews common applications, protocols and port numbers.

Transport Layer Security (TLS)Duration: 12:09

In this episode, Mike presents the elements of Transport Layer Security (TLS).

Internet Service HardeningDuration: 6:48

In this episode, Mike explores secure protocols used for hardening Internet services.

Protecting Your ServersDuration: 6:17

In this episode, Mike discusses how to protect and defend servers.

Secure Code DevelopmentDuration: 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.

Secure Deployment ConceptsDuration: 12:09

In this episode, Mike explores the various considerations used to deploy code.

Code Quality and TestingDuration: 5:05

In this episode, Mike walks through the different code testing considerations prior to deployment.

Meet the author

Mike Meyers

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Mike Meyers, affectionately called the "Alpha Geek," is the industry's leading authority on CompTIA certifications. He is the president and co-founder of Total Seminars, LLC, a provider of PC and network repair seminars, books, videos and courseware for thousands of organizations throughout the world. Mike has been involved in the computer and network repair industry since 1987 as a technician, instructor, author, consultant and speaker. He has sold over a million IT and certification books, including the best-selling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide and CompTIA Network+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. He has personally taught thousands of students, including U.S. senators, U.S. Supreme Court Justices, members of the United Nation, every branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, many branches of the Department of Justice, hundreds of corporate clients and academic students at every level.

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