This course will start you down the path of becoming a Web Security professional or a Ethical Hacker. You learn the fundamental of ethical hacking and how to protect your own applications for security issues as a Web Security profession.
You will learn to start thinking and looking at your web applications through the eyes of malicious attackers. You will learn to understand the motivation of an attacker. You'll learn ethical hacking techniques and you'll understand how to detect and identify risks in web applications.
We'll take a look at the different attack vectors that hackers use, how web apps are typically attacked, and we'll also look at countermeasures and defenses.
This course is designed to teach you the skills and techniques required to test web applications.
This course uses a combination of lecture, real-world experiences, and hands-on exercises to educate you in the techniques used to test the security of web application.
By the end of this class, students should be able to assess web applications for security holes and come away with a variety of ethical hacking techniques that can be used in the real world.