• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you will learn about secure Java coding practices, including techniques for avoiding Denial of Service (DoS) and regular expression DoS attacks, and guidelines for secure error handling and logging. You will also become familiar with the dangers of unreleased resources, null references, and XML external entity (XXE) attacks.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Recognize denial of service situations
  • Describe guidelines for secure error handling and logging
  • Identify the dangers of unreleased resources, null references, and XXE attacks

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.

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