Web Application Security

December 4, 20232 min read

Course Overview

Web Application Security is a critical aspect of the Rocheston CyberTech Professional (RCT) program. It is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and practical skills needed to protect web applications from the various security threats that pervade the cyberworld. With the increasing reliance on web-based services, the necessity for robust security measures has never been more paramount. This course delivers a comprehensive understanding of web application vulnerabilities, attack methodologies, and countermeasures.



Course Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will:

  • Understand the foundational principles of web application security.
  • Recognize common web application vulnerabilities such as SQL injection, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS), and Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF).
  • Learn how to conduct security assessments and penetration testing on web applications.
  • Gain knowledge of secure coding practices to prevent vulnerabilities at the development stage.
  • Be able to implement security measures like authentication, authorization, and secure session management.
  • Stay informed about the latest web security tools and trends.


Key Topics

  • Web Application Security Basics
  • Threat Modeling and Risk Management
  • Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC)
  • Authentication and Session Management Security
  • Input Validation and Data Sanitization
  • Cryptography and Secure Communication
  • Handling Security Policies: CORS, CSP, and HSTS
  • Automated Security Testing Tools and Techniques
  • Incident Response and Security Best Practices


Target Audience

The Web Application Security course is ideal for:

  • IT professionals seeking to specialize in web security.
  • Web developers looking to fortify their coding practices.
  • Security analysts and penetration testers aiming to expand their skillset.
  • Cybersecurity students aspiring to become industry-ready professionals.
  • Business owners and managers responsible for protecting web-based assets.



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