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Enterprise-Wide Application Security

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Application security is a critical part of any enterprise security plan. We will be cover how to perform a threat assessment by doing threat modeling and pen testing. This course will teach mitigation and defensive strategies in an application software development lifecycle. The focus will be on covering how enterprises bake security into their lifecycle by shifting security left and the different ways they enhance their security posture across on-premise, cloud, containers, and APIs.

Application security is a critical part of any enterprise security plan. We will be cover how to perform a threat assessment by doing threat modeling and pen testing. This course will teach mitigation and defensive strategies in an application software development lifecycle. The focus will be on covering how enterprises bake security into their lifecycle by shifting security left and the different ways they enhance their security posture across on-premise, cloud, containers, and APIs.

Beginner

4 weeks

Real-world Projects

Completion Certificate

Last Updated March 4, 2024

Skills you'll learn:
Container vulnerability management • API security • Threat modeling • Nessus
Prerequisites:
Computer networking basics • Cybersecurity fluency • Cloud computing fluency

Course Lessons

Lesson 1

Introduction to Enterprise-Wide Application Security

This is the welcome lesson to Enterprise-Wide Application Security. Here you'll get a quick overview of what we'll cover in the course.

Lesson 2

Designing Security Architecture

Designing security architecture is the first phase, where you set the teams and architecture. You will learn about DevSecOps, SDLC, and security architecture in this lesson.

Lesson 3

Threat Hunting

In the threat hunting phase, you will proactively find security issues in the product. You will learn about threat modeling, identify vulnerabilities, vulnerability scanning, and pen test roadmap.

Lesson 4

Container Vulnerabilities

In this lesson, you will scan containers, research container vulnerabilities, and mitigate container vulnerabilities, so that you can better handle the actual deployment and cloud infrastructure.

Lesson 5

API Vulnerabilities

API service is what the end-users will finally use. In this lesson, you will identify coding vulnerabilities, mitigate coding vulnerabilities, and learn about monitoring and analytics.

Lesson 6 • Project

CryptoV4ULT Enterprise Security Assessment Project

In this project, you will become the lead security architect for a new startup’s web application and be tasked to identify vulnerabilities and creating a roadmap for mitigation.

Taught By The Best

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Vamsee Kandimalla

Cybersecurity Architect, Head of Product Technology

Vamsee has wide-ranging security experience, in sectors such as defense and automotive. He studied electrical engineering, then focused on cybersecurity during graduate school at Carnegie Mellon. He enjoys working on latest technologies and high-impact solutions.

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