• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you will learn how to mitigate the risks associated with XML External Entities (XXE)

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to apply secure coding best practices to mitigate XML External Entities vulnerabilities, including:

  • Patching all XML processors and libraries
  • Implementing server-side input validation

Framework Connections

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.

Feedback

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