This course introduces students to the idea of integrating static code analysis tools into the software development process from both a developer's and a security professional's perspective. The course demonstrates how tools such as Sonatype can be used to evaluate the software supply chain in order to identify and remove components with known Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) from applications in which the source code is available.
Identify common static code analysis tools
Describe how static code analysis tools can be used to evaluate a software supply chain
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.