Introduction To OWASP Top Ten: A3 - Sensitive Data Exposure - Scored
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Time
40 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

This module for the Introduction to OWASP Top Ten Module covers A3: Sensitive Data Exposure.

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Overview

CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab is a premium Lab created for the intermediate skill level students to practice with sensitive data exposure. Sensitive data exposure vulnerability is the third of the ten most common web application security risks reported in the OWASP Top 10 2017 report. The OWASP project has put together a web application called Mutillidae that aids in the instruction of the OWASP Top Ten web vulnerabilities. In the CybrScore Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab, students will gain experience using Mutillidae.

CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab teaches students how to execute several web application scanning tools like Nikto and Dirbuster to help gather information about potentially sensitive data such as server configuration files, backup files, password files, etc that are left exposed in a web application. CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab also teaches students how to Identify common places to look for Sensitive Data e.g. the robots.txt file and navigate through different web applications’ source files for sensitive data.

Upon successful completion of the CybrScore Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab, students should be able to execute and run tools like Nikto and Dirbuster to gather sensitive information from a web application, be able to Identify common places to look for Sensitive Data in a web application, and identify and have ability to navigate through the source files of different web applications to locate sensitive data. CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab takes approximately 1 hour to 2 hours to complete for most students

In CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab, students will learn sensitive data exposure. This is a key part of the Vulnerability Assessment Analyst work role and builds the ability to identify and exploit sensitive data in a web application.

In CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab students will learn where and how to find sensitive web application data. This is a key part of the Vulnerability Assessment Analyst work role and builds the ability to identify and exploit sensitive data in a web application.

CybrScore’s Introduction to OWASP Top Ten A3 Sensitive Data Exposure lab is presented by Cybrary and was created by CybrScore.

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