iGoat

https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_iGoat_Project

This is pretty cool. Requires access to OS X and XCode to use.

iGoat is a learning tool for iOS developers (iPhone, iPad, etc.). It was inspired by the WebGoat project, and has a similar conceptual flow to it.

As such, iGoat is a safe environment where iOS developers can learn about the major security pitfalls they face as well as how to avoid them. It is made up of a series of lessons that each teach a single (but vital) security lesson.

The lessons are laid out in the following steps:

  1. Brief introduction to the problem.
  2. Verify the problem by exploiting it.
  3. Brief description of available remediations to the problem.
  4. Fix the problem by correcting and rebuilding the iGoat program.

Step 4 is optional, but highly recommended for all iOS developers. Assistance is available within iGoat if you don’t know how to fix a specific problem.

iGoat is free software, released under the GPLv3 license.

iGoat can be downloaded here: http://code.google.com/p/owasp-igoat/

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