Software Vulnerabilities and Security Controls

In this course, we take you through the fundamentals of software vulnerabilities and security controls.

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Course description

Before you can close the gaps in your security, you need to know where those gaps are first. This course will help you refresh your knowledge of software vulnerabilities and security controls, beginning with identifying general application vulnerabilities (such as insecure direct object references, integer and buffer overflows and resource exhaustion) before moving on to identifying Web application vulnerabilities, application security design and implementing application security controls. Includes vocabulary and guidelines.

Course syllabus

Identify General Application VulnerabilitiesDuration: 10:12

Identify Web Application VulnerabilitiesDuration: 12:35

Application Security DesignDuration: 5:09

Implement Application Security ControlsDuration: 9:08

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