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Software Development Security

 
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About This Course

This course covers software development security while focusing on the systems development life cycle, operating systems, and their environments. Additional topics include the role of various databases in security and how to recognize and guard against attacks on software. Students will have the opportunity to apply application security controls. This course requires a basic understanding of IT concepts.

Features

  • Mobile-friendly
  • Audio-enabled
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Real-world case studies
  • Fully accessible
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Expert-supported
  • Video content

Topics

  • Data breach
  • Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
  • Cyber attacks
  • SSCP
  • Software development and security
  • Software development life cycle
  • Operating systems (OS)
  • Change management
  • Application systems
  • Operating environments
  • Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • Programming languages
  • Knowledge-based system
  • Applets
  • Databases
  • Cloud computing
  • Web application
  • Software development models
  • Software-based attacks
  • Malware countermeasures

Outcomes

  • Discuss the role of security in software development
  • Explain the systems development life cycle and compare its eight stages
  • Understand what the operating system is and how it works
  • Describe different application and operating environments
  • Discuss the role of databases in information security and identify different database types
  • Apply several application security controls
  • Recognize several software-based attacks and describe methods to guard against them

Certifications

  • CAPM®/PMP®/PgMP® — 5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 2.5 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)
  • PfMP® — 2.5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 0 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)
  • PMI-ACP® — 5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 2.5 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)
  • PMI-PBA® — 2.5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 0 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)
  • PMI-RMP® — 5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 2.5 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)
  • PMI-SP® — 2.5 credits

    • Technical PDUs — 0 credit(s)
    • Leadership PDUs — 1 credit(s)
    • Strategic/Business PDUs — 1.5 credit(s)

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