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Secure Coding in Laravel


  • Request methods, CSRF, escaping & headers Course — 00:25:34
    • In this course, you’ll explore request and response security in Laravel.

  • Sessions and cookies Course — 00:19:21
    • Explore sessions and cookies in Laravel.

  • Database and Eloquent Course — 00:16:22
    • In this course, you’ll take a look at how Laravel protects your database.

  • Authentication Course — 00:22:44
    • Take a look at authentication and Laravel: authentication reasons, built-in authentication kits and unique authentication requirements.

  • Protecting secrets and reducing information leakage Course — 00:20:39
    • Take a look at what you need to do to protect secrets, reduce information leakage and use the configuration system properly.

  • Closing thoughts and project Course — 00:08:46
    • Take a moment to review what we’ve learned in this course and wrap up.

  • Code security and scanning tools Course — 00:21:42
    • Explore code security and scanning tools in Laravel.

  • Rate limiting Course — 00:09:06
    • In this course, you’ll look at rate limiting in Laravel.

  • Hashing, passwords and encryption Course — 00:08:08
    • Exploring hashing, passwords, encryption and general password protection.

  • Authorization Course — 00:31:34
    • In this course, you’ll explore authorization in Laravel.

  • Validation Course — 00:38:46
    • Explore input validation in Laravel.

  • Introduction and installation Course — 00:19:47
    • In this course, you’ll look at getting started with Laravel.

  • Tripwires and honeypots Course — 00:11:12
    • In this course, you’ll explore tripwires and honeypots in Laravel.

  • Secure Coding in Laravel skill assessment Assessment — 00:38:30


What you will learn

The PHP framework Laravel offers many options to build strong, safe apps and websites. In the first part of this course, you will explore some of the most common ways to secure your Laravel application. You’ll learn about configuring your application securely to reduce the chance of leaking secrets and credentials, validating user input and authentication methodologies. The second half of the course focuses on user access control through gates and policies, eliminating SQL injection attacks and securing sessions with rate limits. If you stick with it through the end, you’ll get a bonus section about static analysis, tripwires and honeypots.

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Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

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