As a security architect, write a paper that addresses the questions

 

As a security architect, write a paper that addresses the questions below. Be sure to explain the process and steps you would use, as appropriate.

  • What is the difference between software testing and website vulnerability and security assessments?
  • How would you perform a website vulnerability and security assessment?
  • How can you use planned attacks to identify vulnerabilities?
  • How can you spot vulnerabilities in back-end systems and Structured Query Language (SQL) databases?
  • How would you prepare a vulnerability and security assessment report?

Deliverables:

  • Your paper should be 2-3 pages in length, not including the title and reference pages.
  • You must include a minimum of two (2) credible sources and information from the textbook to support your writing.
  • Your paper must follow University academic writing standards and APA style guidelines, as appropriate.
  • You are strongly encouraged to submit all assignments to the Turnitin Originality Check.

    Textbook:
    Harwood, M. (2016). Internet security: How to defend against attackers on the web (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. ISBN-13: 9781284090550