OWASP Top 10: Server Side Request Forgery

You will learn about Server-Side Request Forgery, what it is and how to prevent it.

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  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    <1 hour
  • Prerequisites

    2 courses
    We suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with OWASP Top 10: Server Side Request Forgery:
    • Learn Python 3
    • Learn Flask

About this course

OWASP Top 10: Server Side Request Forgery covers the 2021 OWASP Top 10 Web Application Security Risks, server-side request forgery. In the 2017 OWASP Top 10, server-side request forgery was not in the top 10 vulnerabilities and now was added in 10th place in the 2021 OWASP Top 10. In this course, we will explore what is server-side request forgery and learn how to identify and prevent it from our system.

Skills you'll gain

  • Describe what is server-side request forgery.

  • Identify server-side request forgery in an application.

  • Prevent server-side request forgery in an application.


1 lessons • 1 quizzes

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Meet the creator of the course
Zoe Bachman
Curriculum Director
Curriculum Director at Codecademy and creative technologist. She has designed a range of Codecademy courses, including Learn HTML, Learn C#, Learn Alexa, and the beginner-friendly Learn How to Code.

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