• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course covers the most common security issues that affect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of COBOL programs on mainframes. These include SQL injection, command injection, integer overflow, weak cryptography, unencrypted communications and race conditions.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to identify common security issues and threats to mainframe COBOL applications and data.

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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