GSDC's Certified Software Security Tester (CSSTF) – Foundation Level certification covers much more than just penetration testing. Certainly, security testing is an important part of software development, because there are many previous incidents where organizations faced great loss because of low security. Organizations are much aware of the security-related issues but professionals who are skilled in software security testing are very less than required. Professionals who have skill sets but they are still lacking in following best practices and that's why GSDC and our advisors have created this Software Security testing Foundation level certification to give working professionals accreditation and to test their knowledge about software security testing so organizations can rely on them.
The objective of Software Security Tester Foundation certification includes a deep understanding of:
After the completion of this Software Security Testing Foundation Certification, participants will be able to:
Communicate with other team members, product owners, and customers effectively.
Reduce costs and help your organizations to achieve their goals.
Gain confidence over High Speed – Quick Deployment.
Reduce errors and increase reliability.
Discover the problems early to reduce the cost of failure.
There are no such prerequisites for this Software Security Tester Foundation Certification. But Cloud Environment experience and working knowledge in software/app tester are recommended. If you are looking for an advanced level then you can go for GSDC Software Security Tester Advance Certification.
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This exam consists of 40 multiple-choice questions.
Candidates need to score a minimum of 65% of the total marks (i.e. 26 out of 40) to pass this examination.
The total duration of this examination is 90 minutes.
Candidates should Tick against only one correct answer in Multiple Choice Questions.
In case the participant does not score passing % then they will be granted two more attempts at no additional cost. Re-examination can be taken up to 30 days from the date of the 1st exam attempt.
1. Introduction to Security Testing
2. Software Application Risk
3. Application Security Testing
6. Validation & Attacks
The Global Skill Development Council (GSDC) is an independent, vendor-neutral, international credentialing and certification organization for the emerging technologies: