CYB 3301: Security Application Development


Introduces best practices for securing applications, networks, and databases. Students learn how organizations protect assets from unauthorized access. Students start the initial phase of building applications while documenting security procedures.


  1. Identify the relationship between application security and system development.
  2. Examine Structured Query Language (SQL) injection attacks.
  3. Explain the best practices for securing an application and database.
  4. Outline potential application security vulnerabilities.
  5. Analyze the information technology (IT) physical security considerations for an organization.


  1. CIS 1050


Principles of information security (Rev: 6th ed.)

Publisher: Cengage Learning (2018)
Author: Whitman, M. E., & Mattord, H. J.
ISBN: 9781337685757
Price: $98.22

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