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Developer Security Champion: Vulnerability Testing

by Christian Wenz

Many security weaknesses in software can be detected more or less automatically. This course will teach you vulnerability testing.

What you'll learn

Many security weaknesses in software may be detected using a straight-forward process. In this course, Developer Security Champion: Vulnerability Testing, you’ll learn to scan an application for security issues. First, you’ll explore static code scanning. Next, you’ll discover dynamic code scanning. Finally, you’ll learn how to apply those skills to the software development process. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of vulnerability scanning needed to test applications for security issues.

About the author

Christian Wenz is an architect, consultant and author focusing on web technologies. He wrote or co-wrote over 100 books, is a fixture at international developer conferences since 2001, is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Developer Technologies since 2004, and the main author of the official Zend PHP certification. His day job includes conducting security audits, migrating old code bases, implementing complex web applications and helping companies choose the right web strategy an... more

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