About this Course

Code TPZL1_TK401
Duration 2 Days

This course is designed to give a basic proficiency in the use of AppScan Standard to scan web sites for vulnerabilities.


  • Completion of TK330G Web Application Security Fundamentals
  • Familiarity with web site technologies
  • Familiarity with basic internet protocols

Delegates will learn how to

  • Explain the capabilities of Security AppScan Standard
  • Describe the potential risks of conducting an automated security scan
  • Configure and run a security scan
  • Compare manual and automatic exploration
  • Describe the process of analyzing scan results and using issue management
  • Review scan results, filter false positives, prioritize issues, and communicate them to your stakeholders
  • Optimize your scan configuration and use advanced techniques to scan your web applications
  • Explain scan logs and messages, export a scan log, and troubleshoot scans
  • Create reports that are based on discovered security issues
  • Extend the functions by using the Security AppScan Standard Software Development Kit (SDK) and eXtensions Framework (AXF)
  • Troubleshoot Security AppScan Standard


  • AppScanStandard Overview
  • Installation and setup
  • Maximizing your installation
  • Configuring a scan
  • Running a scan
  • Reviewing the results
  • Creating reports and exporting data
  • Scanning Web 2.0 applications
  • Logging in and managing sessions
  • Glass box and malware scanning
  • Content-based scanning
  • Optimizing your scan
  • Scanning web services
  • Extending AppScan Standard
  • Troubleshooting AppScan

2 Days

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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