AppSec Blog: Category - GWEB

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GWEB - Web Application Security Certification

GIAC is launching a new certification for developers and application security professionals involved in defending web applications. As the author of the corresponding course DEV522, I was invited to beta test the exam. So, while I have a related interest, this isn't my baby. This certification exam is fantastic - it is tough. To pass you need to synthesize different skills and knowledge regarding how to defend web attacks against hackers' attacks.

The GWEB certification questions are technically oriented, scenario based, and really give your mind a workout. They test your skills, experience and depth of understanding. These are not your run of the mill multiple choice questions like "What is the definition of insert buzzword of the day'?". The questions test