Web Security & Bug Bounty Basics

Where to start?
web security
application security
ethical hacking


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With the rise of information and immersive applications, developers have created a global network that society relies upon. With this comes a responsibility to ensure that the Web is an open and inclusive space for all. So it’s important to shape the experiences of users’ online lives by making a secure world for everyone. That’s what we’ll touch on, and try to learn throughout the web security course.

Who is this course for?

It’s for IT and cybersecurity specialists, developers, QA experts, and system administrators.

The program of the course

This course includes 7 lessons. The lessons cover the fundamental security principles of the modern web and bugs finding strategy. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the most common attack tactics and countermeasures. The course shows real cases derived from pentesting practice and resources such as HackerOne and OWASP.

You will find out what requires attention when it comes to testing and implementing various functionalities in web applications and what can happen in case of untimely use of certain functions.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner IT specialists
  • QA specialists
  • Web developers

Course content

8 sections16 lectures1h 3m total length
  • Web security course introduction


CTO at Hacktory
Ivan Iushkevich
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Ivan Iushkevich is a cybersecurity expert, a lecturer with ten years of experience, and the CTO at Hacktory*. Ivan is also a seasoned speaker who delivers his presentations on web security and Java secure programming at IT and cybersecurity conferences all over the world.

*Hacktory are professional AppSec, Red and Blue Teams developing their online learning platform.