TST 101: Fundamentals of Security Testing
This course introduces security testing concepts and processes that will help you analyze an application from a security perspective and to conduct effective security testing. The course focuses on the different categories of security vulnerabilities and the various testing approaches that target these classes of vulnerabilities. Several manual and automated testing techniques are presented which will help you identify common security issues during testing and uncover security vulnerabilities.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Recognize how security testing fits in the Security Development Lifecycle (SDL)
- Understand how security testing differs from functional testing
- Categorize and test for common and dangerous security vulnerabilities
- Leverage manual techniques and automated tooling for security testing
This course can be customized for Instructor-Led training. Course contents and duration may vary. Contact us for details.