Introduction to the OWASP API Security Top 10

The Introduction to the OWASP API Security Top 10 course will teach students why API security is needed. Students will get a brief refresher on the CIA triad and AAA, then move into learning about the OWASP Top 10 from an API security perspective. Students will learn about broken object level authorization, broken authentication, excessive data exposure, lack of resources and rate limiting, broken function level authorization, mass assignment, security misconfigurations, injection attacks, improper asset management, and insufficient logging and monitoring.

Course syllabus:

  1. Module 1: Introduction

  2. Module 2: OWASP API Security Top 10

  3. Module 3: Conclusion