Join Kevin Skoglund for an in-depth discussion in this video Why security matters, part of Foundations of Programming: Web Security.
Maybe even connect to an SQL database.…But what a beginner may not appreciate is that as the site…gains features and gains technology, it also gains complexity and security issues.…A website that's little more than an HTML brochure is reasonable secure on its own.…But web code that executes actions on the server or on…the web page can provide avenues for a hacker to execute…other actions that you don't expect.…Hackers can scan the Internet looking for web servers that are set…
This course is great for developers who want to secure their client's websites, and for anyone else who wants to learn more about web security.
- Why security matters
- What is a hacker?
- How to write a security policy
- Cross-site scripting (XSS)
- Cross-site request forgery (CSRF)
- SQL injection
- Session hijacking and fixation
- Passwords and encryption
- Secure credit card payments
Skill Level Beginner
1. Security Overview
2. General Security Principles
3. Filtering Input, Controlling Output
4. The Most Common Attacks
5. Encryption and User Authentication
6. Other Areas of Concern
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