Software Security

the development and use of software that reliably preserves the security properties of the information and systems it protects.

Software Security:


 

Security Policy Development, Advanced: This module covers the business need and challenges for information security policies and introduces types of policies and frameworks. It examines process, concepts, and organization in the establishment of the comprehensive design, implementation, and on-going maintenance of the IT Security Policy Framework.

Secure Software Development, Introduction: This module offers an introduction to computer concepts, human computer interaction (HCI) concepts, and the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). It also introduces software development methodologies and the Secure Software Development Framework (SSDF) developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Software Deployment: This module covers the Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC), deployment activities and artifacts and security implications.  It also explains the security challenges when deploying software or migrating data to the cloud.

Software Security Design: This module covers the Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC) and how it may be integrated with existing methodologies such as Waterfall or Agile.  It also summarizes regulation and standards including available methodologies that apply to software security and the design phase of the SSDLC.  The success factors to produce a robust security design are reviewed and vulnerability management and security design considerations are explained.

Version Control, Fundamentals: This module is designed to help students understand the basic concepts of Version Control (VC) and allow them to practice with hands-on exercises throughout the module for better comprehension.

 

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