Implementing Security Best Practices in VB.NET Applications

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To recognize how to practice data validation and secure unknown code in .NET applications

Target Audience

All organizations, businesses, or individual .NET application developers desiring to learn how to develop and implement secure applications


Ability to develop applications in Visual Basic .NET, knowledge of Web Services, and a broad knowledge of the .NET Framework

Expected Duration

175 min.

Course Objectives

Implementing Security Best Practices in VB.NET Applications

  • recognize how to test strings using ASP.NET validator controls and regular expressions.
  • implement various input validation strategies to minimize the risk of malicious data.
  • identify how to protect ASP.NET applications against common canonicalization problems.
  • validate data strings, handle malicious input, and protect against canonicalization issues, in a given scenario.
  • determine an appropriate method of securing .NET and COM components in a given scenario.
  • recognize how the .NET Framework addresses the problems associated with the Win32 API.
  • identify strategies for securing ActiveX controls.
  • identify strategies for securing web services.
  • determine how to secure .NET and COM components, ActiveX controls, and web services.