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Practical Cryptography in Node.js

by Justin Boyer

Learn the core tools that Node.js provides for developers to encrypt data within their applications. Don't put your users at risk; help keep them safe with Node's built-in cryptographic functions.

What you'll learn

Data is the lifeblood of your business. Protect it. In this course, Practical Cryptography in Node.js, you will gain the ability to protect user data within Node.js applications using the tools Node.js provides. First, you will learn how to protect passwords. Next, you will discover how to protect data at rest and in transit. Finally, you will explore how to beef up your authentication by adding two-factor authentication to a Node application. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of cryptography needed to protect data in Node.js applications.

About the author

Justin Boyer writes copy and content for tech companies. He started his IT career as a software developer, then moved into application security, becoming Security+ and CSSLP certified. After almost a decade in the tech industry building desktop, mobile, web, and cloud-based applications, Justin has launched a tech writing business to help software and security companies sell their products and services.

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