Singapore University of Social Sciences

Cybersecurity – Application Security by Design

Applications Open: 21 March 2019

Applications Close: 13 August 2019

Next Available Intake: 27 August 2019

Schemes: Lifelong Learning Credit (L2C)

Language: English

Duration: 1 day

Fees: $650

Area of Interest: Science & Technology


Next Available Intakes: 3 April 2019, 27 August 2019
Venue: Singapore University of Social Sciences


With rising risks and ever-evolving cyber threats that constantly pressure organisations, enterprises and government institutions, it is important to ensure that we build and configure our IT systems and devices with security in mind right from the start. This is where this course will enlighten you on what secure software development entails.

By the end of the course, participants will be aware of the secure software development process, the various development methodologies and generally-accepted principles and guidelines for software security.

Topics

  1. Elicit Security Requirements
    a. UML-Misuse Case Modelling
    b. Threat Modelling
    c. Analyse Security Requirements
    d. Cost-Benefit Analysis
  2. Design for Security
    a. Threat Modelling
    b. Design Patterns
    c. Secure Design Patterns
    d. Attack Surface Analysis / Reduction
    e. Secure Design Principles
    f. Cost-Benefit Analysis
  3. Implementation
    a. Coding and secure Code Inspection
    b. Validation
  4. Discovery of Security Vulnerability and Risks
    a. OWASP
    b. Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures
    c. Tools for discovery
  5. Corrective Security Actions
  6. Security Challenges in Agile
  7. Secure Development Models
    a. Secure Software Development Model (SSDM)
    b. The STRIDE Threat Model (Microsoft)
    c. Open SAMM (OWASP)
  8. Quiz

Application Procedures

Please submit the following documents to Y2V0QHN1c3MuZWR1LnNn:

  1. Coloured copy (back and front) of NRIC for Singaporeans and PRs, or "Employment"/"S" Pass for foreign applicant
  2. Recent payslip or income statement (For WTS scheme only)
  3. Application form

Course Fee

CategoriesFull Course Fee without GST
(A)
SSG Funding without GST
(B)
Nett Course Fee after SSG funding
(A) - (B) = (C)
GST based on Nett fee
(D)
Nett Fee payable after GST
(C) + (D) = (E)
Additional Funding subjected to eligibility
(F)
Final payable nett amount
(E) - (F) = (G)
Singapore Citizens*All aged 35 and above and earning $2000 or less per month1 $650.00$455.00$195.00 $13.65 $208.65$162.50$46.15
Sponsored by SME2$130.00$78.65
Self-Sponsored or sponsored by Non-SME aged 40 and above3$130.00$78.65
Self-Sponsored or sponsored by NonSME aged from 21 to 39NA$208.65
PRs*Self-Sponsored or sponsored by Non-SME aged 21 and above$208.65
Sponsored by SME2$130.00$78.65
OthersNA$650.00$45.50$695.50NA$695.50

* Participants are required to achieve at least 75% attendance and/or sit and pass any prescribed examinations/assessments or submit any course/project work (if any) under the course requirement.

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