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Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

GIAC Certified Web Application Defender (GWEB)

GWEB holders have demonstrated the mastery of the security knowledge and skills needed to deal with common web application errors that lead to most security problems. Professionals holding the GWEB are qualified to secure web applications and recognize and mitigate security weaknesses in existing web applications.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
This badge is issued by Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)


  • Access Control
  • Application Security
  • Authentication
  • Incident Handling
  • Information Security
  • Input Validation
  • Session Management
  • Software Security
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Web Application Security

What it takes to earn this badge


ANSI ISO/IEC 17024:2012 ANSI accreditation is generally recognized as the highest standard in personnel certification accreditation.