HackEDU

Hands-On Secure Coding Training for Software Developers

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HackEDU Overview

What is HackEDU?

HackEDU is a cloud-based solution, which helps businesses manage training programs for software developers. Primarily designed to help development teams improve code quality and maintain compliance, HackEDU offers customized programs, certifications, progress tracking, and more.

The HackEDU platform comes with a centralized dashboard that enables managers to monitor team progress, set up single sign-on, and monitor training program schedules. The system generates individual progress reports, which allows supervisors to view and evaluate code submitted by developers. Plus, managers can generate reports and certificates as proof that developers have completed secure coding training for compliance norms, including PCI-DSS, NIST 800-53, and HIPAA/HITRUST.

HackEDU offers courses across topics including Clickjacking, Remote Code Execution, Blind XXE, SQL Injection, Broken Access Control, and more, which train developers to identify vulnerabilities and fix code patches. HackEDU optimizes user engagement with the training programs with gamification features that enable developers to participate in challenges and compete to earn points. The system offers training in several programming languages, such as Python, Ruby, PHP, Go, Node.JS, Jave, Scala, .NET, C++, and Scala.

HackEDU Overview

Pricing

Starting from
N/A

Pricing options

Free Trial
Subscription
Value for money

Trial Account: Free

Pro Plan:
• 10+ developers
• Contact HackEDU for pricing details


HackEDU Features

Devices
Business size
S M L
Markets
United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, China and 5 others, India, Japan, Germany, Brazil, Mexico
Supported Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Media

HackEDU code evaluation
HackEDU certificate of completion
HackEDU progress tracking
HackEDU team progress
HackEDU training planner
HackEDU video HackEDU screenshot: HackEDU code evaluation HackEDU screenshot: HackEDU certificate of completion HackEDU screenshot: HackEDU progress tracking HackEDU screenshot: HackEDU team progress HackEDU screenshot: HackEDU training planner

HackEDU Reviews

HackEDU Reviews

Overall rating
4,8
/
5
Excellent
4

Very good
1

Average
0

Poor
0

Terrible
0

Value for Money
5
Features
5
Ease of Use
4,8
Customer Support
5
100% recommended this app
Foyzul K.

An amazing place to learn security

I learned a lot of things regarding security.


James W.

Greate


Sean S.

Easy and fun to use


Anson L.

Thorough coverage


Arun C.

Interesting and fun exercises


Foyzul K.
Industry: Computer Software
Company size: 201-500 Employees

An amazing place to learn security

Used Monthly for 6-12 months
Reviewed on 2020/01/29
Review Source: Capterra

I learned a lot of things regarding security.

Pros

I most liked the sandboxed environment on which our codes get executed. the idea is fascinating. Also, the rich information about the previous incidents helps us to understand the seriousness of the application security.

Cons

I didn't find anything which is problematic. I loved the system. Thanks.

Rating breakdown

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Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

James W.
Industry: Education Management
Company size: 201-500 Employees

Greate

Used Weekly for 1+ year
Reviewed on 2020/01/27
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

I like that they walked you through many examples of software vulnerabilities and exploits in a very methodical way.

Cons

I didn't like that some modules didn't give examples.

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Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 8.0/10

Sean S.
Industry: Financial Services
Company size: 501-1 000 Employees

Easy and fun to use

Used Monthly for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 2020/01/22
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

That it's interactive and the sandbox works very well. I really enjoy project base learning.

Cons

Sometimes I am lost and cannot get through a challenge. I wish they provided hints or a link to a module that goes over the topic of the challenge

Rating breakdown

Ease of Use

Likelihood to recommend: 8.0/10

Anson L.
Industry: Retail
Company size: 501-1 000 Employees

Thorough coverage

Used Other for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 2020/01/22
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

The coverage on different types of hacking is very thorough, which allows me to learn more on how to safeguard my applications. I also like the way it allows me to do the hands-on patching in many different programming languages

Cons

Sometimes it is challenging to understand the reason of not passing the patching course

Rating breakdown

Ease of Use

Likelihood to recommend: 9.0/10

Arun C.
Industry: Information Technology & Services
Company size: 501-1 000 Employees

Interesting and fun exercises

Used Other for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 2020/01/22
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

Step by step instruction on training and exercises

Cons

I don't have a con yet. May be add more exercises.

Rating breakdown

Ease of Use

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

User recommendation
9/10
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HackEDU Pricing

HackEDU Pricing

Starting from
N/A
Free Trial
Subscription
Value for money

Trial Account: Free

Pro Plan:
• 10+ developers
• Contact HackEDU for pricing details

Trial Account: Free

Pro Plan:
• 10+ developers
• Contact HackEDU for pricing details

Value for Money
5/5
Based on 5 user ratings
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HackEDU Features

HackEDU Features

API
Access Control
Activity Dashboard
Activity Tracking
Alerts / Escalation
Audit Trail
Auditing
Authentication
Compliance Management
Monitoring
Password Management
Policy Management
Real Time Monitoring
Reporting & Statistics
Risk Alerts
SSL Security
Secure Data Storage
Third Party Integration
User Management
Vulnerability Scanning
Features
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Additional information for HackEDU

Additional information for HackEDU

Key features of HackEDU

  • Application Security
  • Asynchronous Learning
  • Blended Learning
  • Compliance Management
  • Contact Management
  • Gamification
  • Vulnerability Scanning

Benefits

* No boring lectures, NSA best practices to engage software developers
* HackEDU uses real applications, real vulnerabilities, real tools, and real code (e.g. Capital One Leesson)
- High engagement and effectiveness
* Offensive & Defensive Approach
- Offensive approach has been shown to be more effective than defensive training alone
- More engaging since it is fun for developers and a new skill for most
* Test Developer Knowledge with Code Fixing
- Accountability for mastering topics

HackEDU FAQs

HackEDU FAQs

Below are some frequently asked questions for HackEDU.

Q. What type of pricing plans does HackEDU offer?

HackEDU offers the following pricing plans:

Pricing model: Subscription

Free Trial: Available

Trial Account: Free Pro Plan: • 10+ developers • Contact HackEDU for pricing details

Q. What are the main features of HackEDU?

HackEDU offers the following features:

  • Application Security
  • Asynchronous Learning
  • Blended Learning
  • Compliance Management
  • Contact Management
  • Gamification
  • Vulnerability Scanning

Q. Who are the typical users of HackEDU?

HackEDU has the following typical customers:

Small Business, Large Enterprises, Public Administrations, Non Profit, Mid Size Business

Q. What languages does HackEDU support?

HackEDU supports the following languages:

English, Portuguese, Spanish

Q. What type of pricing plans does HackEDU offer?

HackEDU has the following pricing plans:

Subscription

Q. Does HackEDU support mobile devices?

We do not have any information about what devices HackEDU supports

Q. What other apps does HackEDU integrate with?

We do not have any information about what integrations HackEDU has

Q. What level of support does HackEDU offer?

HackEDU offers the following support options:

Phone Support, Online Support, FAQs, Knowledge Base, Video Tutorials