Security professionals need to contribute to the securing of applications. This is one of the most important parts of an Information Security program and this course will help you to be of the few people understanding software security.
Secure applications are a necessity in which security professionals must contribute. In this course, Software Development Security, you will gain an understanding of how to integrate security concepts into the Systems Development Life Cycle. First, you will learn the challenges faced by security professionals and project managers. Next, you will discover the ways to contribute towards the development and implementation of secure software through each phase of the SDLC. Finally, you will explore databases and how to secure and protect the data of the organization in a database. When you are finished with this course, you will be able to educate the developers and project team members in the importance and methods of building security into applications.
Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.
Course Overview (Music) Hi everyone. My name is Kevin Henry, an information security consultant and educator and holder of several certifications in information security management; CISSP, CISM, and so on. I look forward to sharing knowledge and experience with you, and welcome to my course on Software Development Security. This course will help you understand how to design and operate secure applications. We know that software applications are the front edge of most business services used today and are one of the most common attack vectors exploited in security breaches. You will learn how to design and build secure software. We'll address topics like requirements gathering and the SDLC, software testing, and database security. By the end of this course, you'll be knowledgeable in secure software. I hope you'll join me in this journey to learn about the core concepts of software security and how this knowledge can help you in your role and career through this course at Pluralsight.