• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course you will review common C application vulnerabilities, how they manifest in code, and techniques and libraries that you can use to mitigate the risk of attack. After completing this course, you will be able to mitigate risk from format string attacks, integer overflows, race conditions, canonicalization issues, command injection, and SQL Injection.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to mitigate risk from:

  • Format string attacks
  • Integer overflows
  • Race conditions
  • Canonicalization issues
  • Command injection
  • SQL injection

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.

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