This course introduces the fundamentals of application security.
Define the fundamentals of application security.
Describe the main drivers for application security.
Identify the fundamental concepts of application security risk management, the anatomy of an application attack, some common attacks, the concept of input validation as a primary risk mitigation technique, and key security principles and best practices for developing secure applications.
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.