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Defending Node Applications from SQL Injection, XSS, & CSRF Attacks

Learn how to protect Node.js Applications from SQL Injection, CSRF, & XSS Attacks, JavaScript safety practices, and what to do when something goes wrong.

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  • Skill level

    Intermediate
  • Time to complete

    Approx. 7 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Included with paid plans
  • Prerequisites

    1 course

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.

Syllabus

3 lessons • 3 projects • 5 quizzes
The platform

Hands-on learning

Don’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.
Animated demonstration of running code in Codecademy's learning environment
Meet the creator of the course
Sarai Fernandez
Computer Science Domain Manager at Codecademy
Sarai is the Computer Science Domain Manager at Codecademy. Sarai has a B.S. in Symbolic Systems with a Human Computer Interaction Concentration from Stanford University. While much of her technical knowledge comes from the courses she took in college, she learned Python from Codecademy!

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