Secure
Coding

15 Hours
€141

The “Secure Coding” course equips participants with the skills to develop secure software applications by addressing common vulnerabilities and emphasizing best practices. Through interactive modules and hands-on exercises, individuals gain practical experience in identifying and mitigating security risks, ensuring they can create robust applications that protect critical data and systems from cyber threats.

The “Secure Coding” course focuses on equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to develop secure software applications. Participants will explore common vulnerabilities and best practices for secure coding, including input validation, proper error handling, secure session management, and protection against common attack vectors such as SQL injection and cross-site scripting. Through interactive modules and hands-on exercises, participants will gain practical experience in identifying and mitigating security risks in code. The course emphasizes the importance of secure coding practices in reducing the potential for software vulnerabilities and protecting against cyber threats. By completing this course, participants will be well-prepared to develop robust and secure applications that maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of critical data and systems.

Chapter 1 - SQL Injection

This topic explores the fundamentals of SQL injection attacks, equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques to identify, prevent, and mitigate the risks associated with this common web application vulnerability.

Chapter 2 - Cross Site Scripting

The “Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)” topic provides participants with an understanding of XSS vulnerabilities, their potential impacts, and practical techniques to detect, prevent, and mitigate XSS attacks in web applications.

Chapter 3 - Cross Site Request Forgery

This topic introduces participants to the concepts and countermeasures of CSRF attacks, enabling them to recognize, prevent, and mitigate the risks associated with this type of web vulnerability.

Chapter 4 - Broken Authentication and Session Management

This topic provides participants with an understanding of the risks associated with flawed authentication and session management mechanisms, equipping them with practical knowledge and techniques to identify, prevent, and mitigate vulnerabilities in these critical areas of web application security.

Chapter 5 - Insecure Direct Object Reference

This topic raises awareness about the risks of insecure direct object references in web applications, equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques to identify, prevent, and mitigate this vulnerability, ensuring the protection of sensitive data and resources.

Chapter 6 - Unvalidated Redirects

This topic highlights the risks associated with unvalidated redirects in web applications, providing participants with practical insights and strategies to identify, prevent, and mitigate this common vulnerability, ensuring a more secure browsing experience for users.

Chapter 7 - XML Injection

The “XML Injection” topic explores the fundamentals of XML injection vulnerabilities, equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques to detect, prevent, and mitigate the risks associated with this type of attack in web applications.

Chapter 8 - Thread Safety and Race Conditions

The “Thread Safety and Race Conditions” topic delves into the concepts of thread safety and race conditions, providing participants with a deeper understanding of these critical concurrency issues and equipping them with practical techniques to identify, prevent, and resolve such problems in software development.

Chapter 9 - SSL Misconfiguration

This topic sheds light on the common misconfigurations in SSL/TLS implementations, empowering participants with the knowledge and best practices to identify, rectify, and prevent SSL misconfigurations, ensuring secure and reliable communication over the web.

Chapter 10 - Timing Attack

This topic provides participants with an understanding of timing-based vulnerabilities and techniques, equipping them with the knowledge and strategies to detect, mitigate, and prevent timing attacks in software systems and network protocols.

Chapter 11 - Certificate Pinning

This topic explores the concept of certificate pinning and its importance in ensuring secure and trusted connections, providing participants with the knowledge and techniques to implement and enforce certificate pinning practices in their applications for enhanced security.

Chapter 12 - Improper Error Handling

This addresses the risks associated with improper error handling in software development, equipping participants with practical knowledge and strategies to identify, mitigate, and prevent errors effectively, thereby enhancing application stability, user experience, and security.

Chapter 13 - Clickjacking and UI-Redressing

This topic educates participants about the deceptive techniques of clickjacking and UI-redressing, enabling them to recognize and prevent these attacks by implementing proper security measures and user interface design practices.

Chapter 14 - Integer Overflow

This topic provides participants with an understanding of integer overflow vulnerabilities and equips them with the knowledge and techniques to identify, prevent, and mitigate these issues in software development, ensuring the integrity and security of numerical calculations and data.

Chapter 15 - Memory Scraping

This topic explores the ins and outs of memory scraping attacks, equipping participants with the knowledge and tools to detect, prevent, and mitigate these threats by implementing secure coding practices and implementing protective measures to safeguard sensitive data in memory.

Chapter 16 - Unsafe Deserialisation

This topic delves into the risks and consequences of unsafe deserialization vulnerabilities, equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques to identify, prevent, and mitigate these vulnerabilities, ensuring secure and resilient software systems.

Chapter 17 - Unsafe Reflection

This examines the security risks associated with unsafe reflections in software development, empowering participants with the knowledge and strategies to identify, mitigate, and prevent reflection-related vulnerabilities, ensuring the integrity and security of their applications.

Chapter 18 - Metadata Leak

The “Metadata Leak” short course provides participants with an understanding of the risks and implications of metadata leaks, equipping them with practical techniques and preventive measures to identify, mitigate, and protect against unintentional disclosure of sensitive information embedded within metadata.

Chapter 19 - UI Webview Risks

This explores the potential security risks associated with UI WebView in mobile applications, empowering participants with the knowledge and best practices to prevent vulnerabilities in UI WebView implementations, ensuring secure and resilient mobile app development.

Chapter 20 - Mobile Broadcast Theft

This topic addresses the risks and impacts of mobile broadcast theft, equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques to identify these attacks, ensuring the integrity and security of mobile communication channels.

Chapter 21 - Insecure Url Handlers on IOS

This short topic explores the potential security risks associated with insecure URL handlers on iOS devices, providing participants with practical knowledge and strategies to identify, prevent, and mitigate vulnerabilities related to URL handling, ensuring the security and privacy of iOS applications.

Chapter 22 - Obfuscation and Anti-Reverse Engineering

This topic delves into the techniques and strategies used to obfuscate code and protect against reverse engineering, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to implement effective obfuscation measures and safeguard their software applications from unauthorized analysis and tampering.

Chapter 23 - Mobile Rooting

This short topic explores the concept and implications of mobile rooting, empowering participants with the knowledge and techniques to identify, understand, and mitigate the security risks associated with rooted devices, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of mobile applications and data.

Chapter 24 - Insecure Server Headers

This topic raises awareness about the security risks posed by insecure server headers, providing participants with practical knowledge and techniques to detect, mitigate, and secure server headers, enhancing the overall security posture of web applications and systems.

Chapter 25 - Hard Coding Credentials

This topic highlights the dangers of hard coding credentials in software applications, equipping participants with the knowledge and strategies to eliminate this risky practice, ensuring the protection of sensitive authentication information and enhancing overall application security.

Assessment

The assessment section allows participants to test their understanding and knowledge through interactive quizzes and practical exercises, ensuring a comprehensive grasp of the course material and facilitating their learning journey.

 

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