Web Security Essentials: minimise your exposure by protecting 4 key areas of your web applications

In the Web Security Essentials training course, you will learn how to minimise your exposure by protecting 4 key areas of your application. Throughout the course, you will familiarize yourself with common attack scenarios, currently available countermeasures, and best practices you should be applying today!

Target Audience

This course is intended for practitioners that are involved in building and deploying Web applications, such as developers and project managers. The hands-on labs require limited coding skills.

Programme

November 20th, 2017

08:30 - 09:00   registration and welcome coffee
09:00 - 09:30   Lecture: The modern web security landscape
09:30 - 11:00   Lecture: Keep your business private by securing the communication channel
11:00 - 11:15   coffee break
11:15 - 12:45   Lab Session: Keep your business private by securing the communication channel
12:45 - 13:45   Lunch
13:45 - 15:15   Lecture: Confirm your user’s identity with strong authentication
15:15 - 15:30   coffee break
15:30 - 17:00   Lab Session: Confirm your user’s identity with strong authentication

November 21th, 2017

08:30 - 09:00   registration and welcome coffee
09:00 - 10:30   Lecture: Avoid authorization bypasses by locking down your sessions
10:30 - 10:45   coffee break
10:45 - 12:15   Lab Session: Avoid authorization bypasses by locking down your sessions
12:15 - 13:15   Lunch
13:15 - 14:45   Lecture: Refuse to be compromised and neutralize code injection attacks
14:45 - 15:00   coffee break
15:00 - 16:30   Lab Session: Refuse to be compromised and neutralize code injection attacks
16:30 - 17:00   Lecture: Fitting security into an application architecture

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Requirements

Laptop with VirtualBox installed

Course Details

  • Duration: two-day training (08u30-17u00)
  • Price:
    • Full course: EUR 1000 - An Early Bird discount of € 100 is available until October 2nd 2017.
    • Startup discount: 50% (can be applied for)
    • KMO-portefeuille: please contact us before you register for the course
  • dates: 20 & 21 November 2017
  • Location: DistriNet, Celestijnenlaan 200a, 3001 Heverlee
  • Coffee breaks and lunch are provided
  • Max. participants
    • max. 20 full course participants
  • Organiser: DistriNet

 

 

 

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Instructor

WebSecurity

Philippe De Ryck holds a PhD in computer science and is specialized in client-side Web security. Philippe focuses on a sustainable knowledge transfer of his expertise in Web security towards industry partners, mainly through training courses and public dissemination activities. He is the main contact person within iMinds-DistriNet for Web Security-related training activities. 

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