Keep black-hat hackers at bay with the tips and techniques in this entertaining, eye-opening book! Developers will learn how to padlock their applications throughout the entire development processâ€”from designing secure applications to writing robust code that can withstand repeated attacks to testing applications for security flaws. Easily digested chapters reveal proven principles, strategies, and coding techniques. The authorsâ€”two battle-scarred veterans who have solved some of the industryâ€™s toughest security problemsâ€”provide sample code in several languages. This edition includes updated information about threat modeling, designing a security process, international issues, file-system issues, adding privacy to applications, and performing security code reviews. It also includes enhanced coverage of buffer overruns, MicrosoftÂ® .NET security, and Microsoft ActiveXÂ® development, plus practical checklists for developers, testers, and program managers.