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Improving Website Security

Course start date: 11th July, 2022

Learn how to take on the hackers and cybercriminals to prevent cyberattacks at your work and home.

From understanding how cyberattacks are carried out to implementing best practices for preventing and responding to them: you’ll learn the fundamentals of web and browser security.

This course generally runs over 3 half-days.


Would you like to do this course for free?

Next course starts 11 July in Manchester

Remote Delivery

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If you live or work in Greater Manchester it is very likely that you will be eligible for 100% funding through the GMCA Skills for growth programme.


Course Outline

You’ll gain insight into common attacks and countermeasures. This course gives you the knowledge and skills to build better and more secure sites and apps.

Topics include

  • SQL Injection
  • Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
  • Broken Authentication
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
  • DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service)
  • Malware
  • Brute Force

You’ll get to:

  • Learn the underlying security issues of the web
  • Understand the threats against websites and apps
  • Use the tools which are key to preventing cyberattacks and web vulnerabilities
  • How to employ new defense techniques and architectures

Is this course for you?

This course is aimed at software and security professionals as well as anyone interested in the cybersecurity, including:

  • Developers
  • Testers
  • Security professionals

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course other than a suitable level of digital literacy - e.g. use of email, word processing, and spreadsheets.

You do not need any formal qualifications, we are looking for aptitude and enthusiasm - if you want a website that is secure, that will be enough for us.

Please make sure you fill out the application form outlining your understanding so far and ambitions for the future.


Would you like to do this course for free?

Next course starts 11 July in Manchester

Remote Delivery

Apply Now

If you live or work in Greater Manchester it is very likely that you will be eligible for 100% funding through the GMCA Skills for growth programme.


100% Funded Courses Available

*Whilst it is very likely you will be eligible for funding it is not a guarantee

Learn from the best

Our trainers and coaches are industry-leading digital experts, providing you with top-notch skills and knowledge to help you excel.

Boost your confidence

Our courses are designed to teach you in-demand tech and digital skills.

Upskill

Develop new tech skills or brush-up on existing skills to increase your productivity. You and your teams will feel empowered, engaged and educated.

What's the next Step?

Book a call with us today and speak to a member of our team about how you can progress your tech career.

100% Funded Courses Available!*

Whilst it is very likely you will be eligible for funding, it is not a guarantee.

Get in touch to find out more!

100% funding is often available for our courses

Business and Employers

We offer full team training! Reach out to us now if you wish to bolster the skillset of your entire team, and increase overall output in the office.