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Approaching Automated Security Testing in DevSecOps

by Peter Mosmans

Automated security testing is a hot topic, popularized by the DevSecOps movement. This course will teach you the concept, so you know what it is, what the pros and cons are, and where you can use it in your development process.

What you'll learn

Automated security testing can increase the overall security of your products, in a scalable and repeatable way. In this course, Approaching Automated Security Testing in DevSecOps, you will learn foundational knowledge of automated security testing. First, you will learn what automated security testing is. Next, you will discover the pros and cons of automated security testing. Finally, you will explore what to test, and where to test it in the software development life cycle. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and basic knowledge of automated security testing.

About the author

Peter started out in the nineties as software engineer working on internet banking applications for various European financial institutions. After developing, he moved to the role of defending and designing systems and networks for high-availability websites. Since 2004 he started specializing in breaking: pentesting complex and feature-rich web applications. Currently he leads a global team of highly skilled penetration testers as lead pentester. He is a contributor to several open-source penet... more

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