Alice and Bob Learn Application Security (Wiley)
Friday, 13 November 2020

This book is intended as an accessible and thorough resource for anyone seeking to incorporate best security practices in software development. Author Tanya Janca uses stories of the characters Alice and Bob, real-life examples, technical explanations and diagrams to ensure maximum clarity of the many abstract and complicated subjects. The book covers all the basic subjects such as threat modeling and security testing, but also dives deep into more complex and advanced topics for securing modern software systems and architectures.



Author: Tanya Janca
Publisher: Wiley
Date: October 2020
Pages: 288
ISBN: 978-1119687351
Print: 1119687357
Kindle: B08L8JX4RD
Audience: Developers interested in app security
Level: Introductory/Intermediate
Category: Security

  • Secure requirements, design, coding, and deployment 
  • Common Pitfalls 
  • Application Security Programs 
  • Securing Modern Applications 
  • Software Developer Security Hygiene 
  • Security fundamentals and requirements
  • Secure design concepts
  • Secure coding (with guidelines)
  • The basics of threat modelling and security testing
  • How to build an AppSec program
  • Modern application security concerns and defenses
  • How to implement security hygiene protocols for developers and IT staff


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