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Defeating Injection Attacks in ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core

by Matt Honeycutt

Web applications are at constant risk of attack, and one of the most common attacks is the dreaded injection attack. This course will show you how to defeat three common injection attacks, including SQL Injection, in ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core.

What you'll learn

Web applications, including the one you just created, are under constant attack by bad actors. In this course, Defeating Injection Attacks in ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core, you will gain the ability to defend against common injection attacks in ASP.NET applications. First, you will learn about SQL injection attacks, and how to thwart them. Next, you will discover how injection attacks can be applied to NoSQL, and how to properly defend against such attacks. Finally, you will see examples of process injection attacks, and how to prevent them. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of defeating injection attacks for ASP.NET needed to build secure applications.

About the author

Matt Honeycutt is a software architect specializing in ASP.NET web applications, particularly ASP.NET MVC. He has over a decade of experience in building (and testing!) web applications. He’s an avid practitioner of Test-Driven Development, creating both the SpecsFor and SpecsFor.Mvc frameworks. He has served as the lead developer on numerous multi-million dollar software projects and enjoys finding elegant solutions to difficult problems. As life-long learner, Matt remains dedicated to expan... more

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