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Software and Application Security

Learn the basics of secure software and application development, including secure staging, secure coding techniques, and code quality and testing.

5 videos  //  24 minutes of training

Course description

This course introduces basic concepts related to secure software and application development. The Waterfall and Agile implementation methods of the software development life cycle (SDLC) are covered, along with the key secure devops concepts including baselining, immutable systems, version control and change management. Other topics in the course include secure coding techniques, code quality and testing and embedded systems security.

Course syllabus

Secure Staging & DeploymentDuration: 3:50

Embedded SystemsDuration: 5:20

Secure Application DevelopmentDuration: 5:55

Secure Application Development - Secure Coding TechniquesDuration: 5:57

Secure Application Development - Code Quality & TestingDuration: 2:41

Meet the author



At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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Plans and pricing





$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.