If you keep hearing acronyms like CORS, CSP, and SSL - but don't know what they mean - you're in luck. This article by Austin Tackaberry covers these security concepts in detail. It's a great primer for new developers.

Here are some of the concepts it explains in just 7 minutes:

  • Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS)
  • Content Security Policy (CSP)
  • HTTPS (HTTP Secure)
  • HTTP Strict-Transport-Security (HSTS)
  • Man in the Middle Attacks (MITM)
  • ...and several others

Read the full tutorial on freeCodeCamp's Medium publication (7 minute read).