This course introduces you to the fundamentals of application security and the role of the Fortify Static Code Analyzer (SCA). You will learn how to use Fortify Audit Workbench (AWB), Scan Wizard, Custom Rules Editor, and Software Security Center (SSC) to help you achieve secure applications. With hands-on simulations, you will learn how to find, filter, and group issues, as well as audit those issues. You will learn how to effectively administrate Fortify, produce a custom Data Validation rule, read the analysis trace to remediate issues, integrate the AWB with the SSC and navigate the SSC from a developer’s perspective, generate reports, and finally utilize Audit Assistant in the SSC. Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the basic concepts of application security, Threat Models, Risk Assessments, and integrate security into your SDLC
  • Execute a variety of attacks against a web application to understand vulnerabilities
  • Identify the required preconditions to scan and audit your code
  • Navigate through the AWB scan results using filters, searches, and recommendations
  • Read, assess, and fix issues using the Analysis Trace
  • Apply the appropriate data validation method to remediate given issues
  • Integrate the SSC to download and upload scanned applications to the AWB
  • Create reports from the SSC and the AWB · Create training and view scan results using Audit Assistant

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this course, you should have the following prerequisites or knowledge:

  • Basic programming skills (able to read Java, C/C++, or .NET)
  • Basic understanding of web technologies: HTTP Requests and Responses, HTML tags, JavaScript, and server-side dynamic content (JSP, ASP or similar)
  • Knowledge of Web and Application development practices
  • Experience developing and/or managing software development for security
  • Have an understanding of your organization’s compliance requirements

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Duration of the course:

14 hours


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