This course discusses the processes and procedures to perform a technical security audit of web servers and web based applications. Students will not only explore Web Servers and Applications/Services threats, but also apply the latest auditing techniques to identify vulnerabilities existing in or stemming from web servers and applications. Students will write and present their findings and recommendations in audit reports on web servers and application vulnerabilities. To be successful in this course students should be knowledgeable in a scripting language and comfortable with the administration of both Linux and Windows platforms.
3 credit hours
This 15 week course requires students to spend approximately 9 hours a week on course work.
- Prerequisites: This course is restricted to BS/MS students in Computing Security and students in the Computing Security (MS) program.
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