[Owasp-ireland] Zap Attack Workshop: Registration Now Open
eoin.keary at owasp.org
Wed Oct 5 04:49:33 EDT 2011
I believe the kickoff time has been omitted here.
Please arrive at about 16:30 for a 17:00 kickoff,
The workshop It shall conclude at about 19:00
Meeting room is on the 7th floor in
Ernst & Young,
(opposite the Odeon pub and Luas stop).
On 4 October 2011 23:22, Fabio Cerullo <fcerullo at owasp.org> wrote:
> Dear all,
> We have the great pleasure to invite you to the upcoming OWASP Dublin event
> next 20th October at Ernst & Young offices.
> *Workshop Details:*
> *A practical introduction to pentesting using the OWASP Zed Attack Proxy
> The OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is an easy to use integrated penetration
> testing tool for finding vulnerabilities in web applications.
> It is designed to be used by people with a wide range of security
> experience and as such is ideal for developers and functional testers who
> are new to penetration testing as well as experienced pentesters.
> This 2 hour course will include:
> * An introduction to the OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP)
> * The principals behind ZAP
> * An overview of its functionality
> * A hands-on session using ZAP to pentest an example vulnerable application
> * A demonstration of using ZAP to perform security regression tests
> * An indication of where ZAP is heading
> The course will be suitable for experienced pentesters who would like to
> learn about ZAP and developers or functional testers who are interested in
> using ZAP to learn more about application security.
> Attendees who wish to take part in the hands-on session will need to bring
> along a laptop.
> A list of software to be installed prior to the course will be distributed
> closer to the event.
> Attendees new to application security are advised to watch the OWASP Appsec
> tutorial series of vidoes on YouTube:
> *Guest Speaker:*
> Our guest speaker is Simon Bennetts (a.k.a Psiinon) who has extensive
> experience developing web applications and strongly believes that you cannot
> build secure web applications without knowing how to attack them.
> He works for a UK FTSE 100 company and leads a team that develops and
> penetration tests secure web applications, and also gives talks and training
> courses on web application security.
> Simon is the project lead for the OWASP Zed Attack Proxy<http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Zed_Attack_Proxy_Project>
> and OWASP Data Exchange Format<https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Data_Exchange_Format_Project> projects
> and is the author of the 'Penetration Testing for Developers'<http://pentest4devs.blogspot.com/>
> He is also one of the chapter leaders for the newly formed Manchester<https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Manchester>
> Simon has a B.Sc in Computing and Information Systems from Manchester
> University <http://www.manchester.ac.uk/>.
> - Email address <psiinon at gmail.com>
> - Twitter: @psiinon <http://twitter.com/psiinon>
> This workshop is open *only* to OWASP Members.
> Are you not an OWASP member? Here is the link to become one:
> Any questions, please let me know.
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