HTWG Konstanz, study programme: AIN Angewandte Informatik

Offered once a year

6 ECTS (=180 hours of student work), 2 SWS lectures, 2 SWS exercises

Moodle page:

The course covers

  • Security of web applications, desktop software, mobile apps, embedded code
  • Common vulnerabilities: cross-site scripting, buffer overflows, race conditions etc.
  • Trustworthiness of input
  • Input/output security, trusted path
  • Development processes and code inspections
  • Static analysis, tools for automated reviews
  • Configuration, operation, maintenance
  • Participation in Capture the Flag competition