NotSoSecure - NotSoSecure App Sec for Developers



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5.2.2024 (Monday)


APP Sec for Developers

On this accelerated NotSoSecure AppSec for Developers course, you’ll gain an understanding of application security vulnerabilities including OWASP the industry-standard Top 10 list and learn to defend against them.

In just 2 days you’ll learn the language of security professionals, and, using real-world breaches to guide your learning, be able to fix or mitigate a wide range of vulnerabilities including:

  • SSRF
  • XXE
  • SQL injection
  • Authentication issues

At the end of this course, you’ll have 7 days to use the online labs provided so you can practice and consolidate the skills learnt.

Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology means you’ll be able to train at twice the speed of traditional training methods for one all-inclusive price.


This course is ideal for anyone looking to develop web application security skills, especially Web/API developers working to build full-stack web applications or web APIs.

Four reasons why you should sit your AppSec for Developers course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be AppSec for Developers trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 2-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your AppSec for Developers course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass AppSec for Developers first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study AppSec for Developers with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 134561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


  • Module 1: Application Security Basics
  • Module 2: Understanding the HTTP Protocol
  • Module 3: Security Misconfigurations
  • Module 4: Insufficient Logging and Monitoring
  • Module 5: Authentication Flaws
  • Module 6: Authorization Bypass Techniques
  • Module 7: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
  • Module 8: Cross-Site Request Forgery Scripting
  • Module 9: Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF)
  • Module 10: SQL Injection
  • Module 11: XML External Entity (XXE) Attacks
  • Module 12: Unrestricted File Uploads
  • Module 13: Deserialization Vulnerabilities
  • Module 14: Client-Side Security Concerns
  • Module 15: Source Code Review
  • Module 16: DevSecOps

Exam Track

There is no exam for this accelerated course.

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Before attending this accelerated course you should have:

  • A Basic understanding of how web applications work (it’s a bonus if you already develop them)
  • A laptop with a minimum of 4GB of RAM and 1 GB of extra space

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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