Certified Web Application Security Tester

Certified Web Application Security Tester - New !!!

Duration 5 days

Price 1800.00 plus VAT

London: TBA


Edinburgh: 15th August

Designed for Penetration testers, Ethical hackers, Application developers, the Certified Web Application Security Tester course focuses on the latest tools and techniques used in testing web applications You will gain experience in using  current tools to detect and prevent Cross-site scripting (XSS), and SQL Injection as well as an in-depth understanding of authentication, and session management systems and their weaknesses and how they are best defended. This is a hands on highly practical in depth course. You will discover:  

  • Web Application security testing Methodologies
  • Threat modelling and risk analysis
  • PCI Compliance
  • Advanced web application fingerprinting and discovery
  • Automated and Manual Vulnerability Analysis using a wide variety of tools running on both Windows and Linux
  • Advanced, up to date, techniques to test, analyse and mitigate the OWASP top ten vulnerability categories
  • Code Injection and Fuzzing
  • White box testing and code review techniques
  • Leading edge tools and exploits

The OWASP top Ten

  • Unvalidated Input
  • Broken Access Control
  • Broken Authentication and Session Management
  • Cross Site Scripting
  • Buffer Overflow
  • Injection Flaws
  • Improper Error Handling
  • Insecure Storage
  • Application Denial of Service


This course prepares you for the Certified Web Application Security Tester (CWAST) certification

Who should attend?

Application developers, Security officers, Auditors, Information Security Practitioners