COD 251 - Defending AJAX-Enabled Web Applications (NEW)
Course Number: COD 251
Course Duration: 25 minutes
Course CPE Credits: .5
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This course introduces fundamentals of how to defend AJAX-enabled Web applications, including the difference between regular and AJAX-enabled web applications, AJAX security checks against challenges, and common attacks against AJAX-enabled applications.
- Architectural differences between regular web applications and AJAX-enabled applications
- Identifying threats to AJAX applications: cross-site scripting (XSS), cross-site request forgery (CSRF), and injection attacks
- Implementing countermeasures against attacks: protecting client resources, validating input, protecting web services requests, preventing request forgeries, and securing data access.