Understanding web application security

Some links I picked up as part of background research for a lecture in internet application security.

For some background, clicking on the picture below will take you to a good overview of the design patterns involved in developing secure web applications, courtesy of MSDN’s Security Developer Center

Now, the tools – with a bias to those that work on MSIE for a change (if you don’t already have Web Developer installed on your Firefox, well…):

And now, two SANS courses:


About Peter Cruickshank

Lecturer in the School of Computing and a member of the Centre for Social Informatics at Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland. Interested in information systems, learning, politics, society, security and where they intersect. My attempts at rounding out my character include food, cinema, running, history and, together with my lovely wife, bringing up a cat and a couple of kids.
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