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Software Development Security

Price of course: $79.00
Estimated length: 5 hours
Access Time: 30 days
Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 5
  • Leadership: 1.5
  • Strategic & Business Mgmt: 1
  • Technical: 2.5
IACET CEUs: .5

Course Description

This course covers software development security, while focusing on the systems development life cycle, operating systems and their environments. Additional topics include the role of various databases in security and how to recognize and guard against attacks on software. Students will have the opportunity to apply application security controls. This course requires a basic understanding of IT concepts.

The content in this course aligns with Domain Eight in the CISSP exam, offered by (ISC)2. However, the course can be taken as a stand-alone without the intention of sitting for the exam.


Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the role of security in software development
  • Explain the systems development life cycle and compare its eight stages
  • Understand what the operating system is and how it works
  • Describe different application and operating environments
  • Discuss the role of databases in information security and identify different database types
  • Apply several application security controls
  • Recognize several software-based attacks and describe methods to guard against them

Key Features

  • Expert-supported
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Accessible
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Video content
  • Real-world case studies
  • Audio-enabled in app

Refund Policy

You may request a refund up to 5 days from the purchase date. The registration fee will only be refunded if less than 10% of the course has been completed. Completion percentage can be viewed on the Course Progress page from within the course.


Notes

Estimated time to complete: 5 hours

This course has an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

This course does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEU credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

Project Management Institute, PMI, the Registered Education Provider logo, Project Management Professional, PMP, Project Management Body of Knowledge, PMBOK, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMI-ACP, PMI Risk Management Professional, PMI-RMP, the PMI Talent Triangle, and the PMI Talent Triangle logo are marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Information in this course has been taken from A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) — Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2013.

The following list outlines the PDUs you will earn for completing this course, based on the certification you have.

  • PMP®/PgMP®
    • Technical: 2.5
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 5
  • PMI-RMP®
    • Technical: 2.5
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 5
  • PMI-SP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 2.5
  • PMI-ACP®
    • Technical: 2.5
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 5
  • PfMP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 2.5
  • PMI-PBA®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 1
    • Strategic/Business: 1.5
    • TOTAL: 2.5