Secure Programming Practices
The intent of the Secure Programming Practices Knowledge Unit is to provide students with an understanding of the characteristics of secure programs and the ability to implement programs that are free from vulnerabilities.
- Produce software components that satisfy their functional requirements without introducing vulnerabilities
- Describe the characteristics of secure programming.
- Understand the vulnerabilities inherent in different programming languages.
- Examine vulnerabilities introduced through the use of libraries and how to mitigate those vulnerabilities.
Below are the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Tasks (KSA-T) identified as being required to perform this work role.
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