Web Security

Michael Sonntag

Aim of the course "Web Security" is to give an introduction to current security issues regarding websites, and how they can be solved through technological means, e.g. secure development or automating security checks. Aspects of privacy in the WWW from the perspective of the surfer (anonymization, browsing history investigation) are discussed as well. Students will be introduced to these topics through lectures.

Security, WWW, web, privacy, vulnerability scanning, CSS, XSRF, injection attacks


Contact details of the lecturer:

Assoc.Prof. Mag. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Michael Sonntag
Institute for Information Processing and Microprocessor Technology (FIM)
Altenbergerstr. 69
A-4040 Linz
Telephone: +43(732)2468-9330
Fax: +43(732)2468-8599
E-Mail: michael@sonntag.cc
WWW: http://www.sonntag.cc/teaching/Web_Security_Budapest_2011/