• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you will learn about best practices and techniques for secure application development with Ruby on Rails. After completing this course, you will be able to identify and mitigate injection vulnerabilities, such as SQL injection and cross-site scripting, build strong session management into your Rails applications, and prevent other common vulnerabilities, such as cross-site request forgery and direct object access.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe various types of injection vulnerabilities including SQL injection and cross-site scripting
  • Build strong session management into Rails applications
  • Prevent common vulnerabilities such as cross-site request forgery, direct object access, and others

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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