Application Security Analyst - Explorer Award for Professionals 2016 - Badge

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Application Security Analyst - Explorer Award for Professionals 2016.




Through an instructor-led classroom; this badge earner has demonstrated the ability to scan and test web applications for the 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:

  • Expected to be an Information Technology professional working for IBM an IBM Customer or Business Partner and attending the IBM Skills Academy.
  • 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.
  • Passing the Application Security Analyst practice test f "IBM Application Security Analyst 2016"


Skills indicated by the badge

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

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