MVC 4.0, Part 07 of 11: Security Concepts

with Don Kiely

In this course you’ll explore a wide range of security threats and a variety of features in MVC that help you protect against them. We’ll start with a discussion of critical security concepts, then look at some of the differences between Web Forms and MVC applications from a security perspective. Then you’ll learn various techniques you can use to protect the integrity of application data, including how you can encrypt configuration file sections, use SSL for various security purposes, and hash passwords for storage. I’ll finish up the course by looking at various serious threats that MVC applications face, and explore some of the options available for protecting against them.

Course Outline