Time to completeApprox. 8 hours
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
Prerequisites1 courseWe suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Defending Node Applications from SQL Injection, XSS, & CSRF Attacks:
- Learn Node.js
About this course
Web applications are constantly under threat. From malicious threat actors to curious teenagers, malicious code or hacking attempts are coming from every angle. Using the OWASP Top 10’s list of the most critical security risks to web applications as a guide, you can protect your users, and yourself, from threats to your Node.js applications.
Syllabus4 lessons • 4 projects • 5 quizzes
Hands-on learningDon’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
Projects in this course
Codey's Confectionery: Preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) AttacksThis project will test your skills at preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks in Node.js.
Codey's Confectionery: Preventing SQL Injection AttacksPractice using prepared statements and form validation to prevent SQL injection attacks.
Restreview: Preventing Cross Site Scripting (XSS) AttacksSecure an Express application from Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks!
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