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Protecting Sensitive Data From Exposure in ASP.NET 3 and ASP.NET Core 3 Applications

by Matt Tester

Keeping personal, financial, or other sensitive data secure from theft or exposure takes active management. This course will teach you how to identify sensitive data in your applications and the protection measures that can be used to keep it secure.

What you'll learn

Unprotected sensitive data is one of the top vulnerabilities facing applications today. In this course, Protecting Sensitive Data From Exposure in ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core Applications, you'll learn how to prevent attackers exploiting personal information, passwords, credit card numbers, or other sensitive data. First, you'll learn how to classify your data, determining what is potentially sensitive. Next, you'll discover the protection controls you need to consider when working with sensitive data. Finally, you'll explore how cryptographic and tokenization techniques can help keep this data safe while remaining usable. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to protect your system's sensitive data from potential exposure.

About the author

Matt is an experienced architect, developer, and mentor. Driven by making the complex simple, he takes pride in finding new and better ways to work with technology, sharing the lessons learned along the way. As principal consultant at Pure Blue, Matt develops and advises on applications for the cloud using Azure, .NET, and JavaScript. Matt lives in Christchurch, New Zealand where he enjoys mountain running and lifting heavy weights.

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