Secure Software Development

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Overview

Secure Software Development

Course Description

Learn best practices and techniques for developing software in a way that prevents the inadvertent introduction of security vulnerabilities in mobile, enterprise, web-based, and embedded software systems. This three-day Secure Software Development course contains a mix of lecture and hand-on exercises that emphasize not only the development of code that is secure, but, as a result of the application of secure coding techniques, is maintainable and resilient.

Course Content

SECURE CODING STANDARDS

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT LIFECYCLE

DESIGN PRINCIPLES FOR SOFTWARE SECURITY

STATIC ANALYSIS AND CODE REVIEW

SOFTWARE TESTING

EMBEDDED SOFTWARE SECURITY

EMEBEDDED CODY SECUIRTY VULNERABILITIES

DEFENSIVE EMBEDDED SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURES

SECURING DATA AT REST AND IN MOTION

SECURING LEGACY CODE

ENTERPRISE AND WEB APPLICATION SOFTWARE SECURITY

ENTERPRISE AND WEB APPLICATION SECURITY VULNERABILITIES

DEFENSIVE ENTERPRISE AND WEB APPLICATION ARCHETECTIVES

MOBILE DEVICE SOFTWARE SECURITY

Requirements & Materials
Prerequisites

Recommended

Required

  • Programming experience with C, HTML, and Java

Session Details

  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) employees are eligible to receive a discount.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to the Organizational Development website and look for the coupon code under GT Professional Development. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for hands-on managers, lead engineers, and software developers that are interested in learning the theory and practice of developing maintainable, robust, and secure software.

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What You Will Learn

  • Background, impetus, and concepts for developing secure code
  • Introduction of the top secure coding standards for software systems
  • How to incorporate secure coding practices into the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Introduction to software security for embedded software systems
  • An overview of embedded code security vulnerabilities
  • How to develop defensive embedded software architectures
  • Techniques for adding security to deployed software systems
  • An overview of mobile device security
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How You Will Benefit

  • Develop foundational knowledge of the concepts, techniques, and standards that guides the development of software that reduces the risk of deploying code containing exploitable vulnerabilities.
  • Learn good design principles and practices for developing software systems that are secure and robust.
  • Understand techniques for conducting static code analysis and reviews that seek to identify vulnerabilities in legacy code and code under development.
  • Learn techniques for securing legacy software systems.
  • Develop a solid working knowledge of techniques for securing data at rest and in motion.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani
President

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