Application Security Analyst - Explorer Award for Educators 2016 - Badge

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Application Security Analyst - Explorer Award for Educators 2016.




Through attendance in an instructor-led faculty workshop designed to show faculty how to educate students; this badge earner has demonstrated the ability to scan and test web applications for identification and analysis of  vulnerabilities and attacks; using IBM AppScan Standard. This individual has demonstrated an understanding of topics such as OWASP security standards; Glassbox scanning; cross-site scripting; broken authentication; and threat analysis and reports.

Badge Criteria

What it takes to earn this badge:

  • Must be a faculty member of a Higher Education Institution which has or is implementing the IBM Skills Academy Program.
  • Completion of Module I - Cyber Security Overview: Covering Security Overview Trends Case Studies Security standards and framewks.
  • Completion of Module II - Cyber Security Foundations: Covering Application Security Technologies: - HTML5 and JavaScript Programming - SQL Relational database objects and tables.
  • Completion of Module III - Application Security Analyst: Covering Web application components and security issues OWASP attack classifications SQL Injection Brute Fce authentication Cross-site Scripting (XSS) Insecure direct object reference Sensitive data exposure Cross-site request fgery (CSRF) Vulnerability testing scanning and threat modeling Repting threats and vulnerabilities Glass Box Scanning Web Services Extend functions using SDK and AXF Troubleshooting AppScan.
  • Participation in the faculty enablement session.
  • Passing the Application Security Analyst practice test f "IBM Application Security Analyst 2016".


Skills indicated by the badge

Glass Box|Web Services|SDK|AXF|Web Application Security|Security Vulnerabilities|IBM AppScan Standard|Security Scans|Application Scans|Ethical Hacking|OWASP Classifications|SQL Injection|Brute Force|Cross-site Scripting|CSRF|Vulnerability Testing|Threat Modeling

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