• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course provides essential guidance to system designers and developers on implementing specific application security controls at the software level to facilitate compliance with applicable regulatory requirements.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Implement defense in depth
  • Separate system and user functionality
  • Secure components
  • Validate input
  • Encode output

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

If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.