• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course provides you with the necessary information to help you understand the foundation of .NET, the CLR’s native security infrastructure (Code Access Security), and the ASP.NET security infrastructure.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify the differences between managed and unmanaged code
  • Describe how access control functions in Windows
  • Describe how Code Access Security (CAS) functions in .NET
  • Avoid dangerous patterns when using CAS
  • Recognize the interactions between Windows access control and CAS

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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