Web App Security and Deployment

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: COCP 2261 Web Development II

Co-Requisite:  none

This course explores security and deployment issues in web-based applications. Students will learn about HTML and database (SQL) injection, concerns related to the use of cookies and session variables, and issues with user authentication. Configuring web servers to support secured connections and certificates will be covered. The configuration of secured file systems and access controls to create secured websites will also be explored. Social and ethical issues of websites will be discussed.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none