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Cyber Security - Web Security II, ITI-173

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Learn how to protect web databases and defend against browser attacks.  Topics include SQL injection attacks and parameterized query defenses; preventing back-end component threats including injection attacks on XML interpreters, HTTP requests and email services; browser security threats including Same Origin Policy, the highly important Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) browser vulnerabilities (“the Godfather of 21st Century attacks on other users”); Cross-site request forgery; JavaScript hijacking, file and source code protection, and secure deployment.   

Prerequisites::  Cyber Security I.  Programming Fundamentals, HTML5 forms or similar experience required.  Recommended:  Familiarity with one or more of these: SQL, JavaScript or a web applications language (ASP.NET, PHP/MySQL) and databases such as MS-SQL, Oracle SQL, MySQL, or Java.

Technology update: Please bring a Flash Drive/Memory Stick 512MB or larger to class which will enable you to save your class work.


Books may be purchased at the MC Bookstore or online. You will need to know the CMP#(Continuing Education classes) for the class you are taking in order to look up information about the textbook.

Classroom hours: 15