What does a secure coder do? | Cybersecurity Career Series

Secure coders are responsible for developing and writing secure code in a way that protects against security vulnerabilities like bugs, defects and logic flaws. They take proactive steps to introduce secure coding methodologies before the application or software is introduced into a production environment, often following recommendations from the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Foundation.

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0:00 – Intro
0:25 – What does a secure coder do?
5:48 – How do you become a secure coder?
9:46 – What skills do secure coders need?
12:28 – What tools do secure coders use?
17:08 – What roles can secure coders transition into?
19:50 – What to do right now to become a secure coder

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