[Owasp-salt_lake] REMINDER: OWASP Thursday, June 13 meeting in conjunction with UtahSec

Dmitry Dessiatnikov dmitry.dessiatnikov at gmail.com
Thu Jun 6 22:37:45 UTC 2013


Yes, we are very fortunate to have Jim come speak to us. Our companies
partner so I can also vouch for Jim's level of expertise and quality of his
presentations.
On Jun 6, 2013 4:29 PM, "Cam Morris" <cam.morris at owasp.org> wrote:

> Very exciting!  I'm a big fan of Jim.  I saw him present on XSS at a sans
> event last year.  The audience erupted in applause 1 minute into the
> presentation after his intro.
>
>
> On Wed, Jun 5, 2013 at 5:40 PM, Dmitry Dessiatnikov <
> dmitry.dessiatnikov at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Greetings,
>>
>> This month's meeting is scheduled for the second Thursday of the month
>> June 13th to accommodate our speaker's schedule who is coming to us all the
>> way from Hawaii. Jim Manico of WhiteHat Security will be presenting on Top
>> Ten Web Defenses. See you all there! Details below:
>>
>> *Date:*
>>
>> *Thursday, June 13 2013*
>>
>>
>> *Time:*
>>
>> *6 - 8 pm*
>>
>>
>> *Meeting location:*
>>
>> *LDS Riverton Office Building*
>>
>> *3740 W 13400 S*
>>
>> *Riverton, UT 84065*
>>
>>
>> *Presentation:*
>>
>> *Top Ten Web Defenses*
>>
>> *Presenter: Jim Manico - VP of Security Architecture for WhiteHat
>> Security, a web security firm.*
>>
>> *Food Sponsor: TBD*
>>
>> *Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings*
>>
>> *Title: Top Ten Web Defenses*
>> We cannot “firewall” or “patch” our way to secure websites. In the past,
>> security professionals thought firewalls, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL),
>> patching, and privacy policies were enough. Today, however, these
>> methods are outdated and ineffective, as attacks on prominent,
>> well-protected websites are occurring every day. Citigroup, PBS, Sega,
>> Nintendo, Gawker, AT&T, the CIA, the US Senate, NASA, Nasdaq, the NYSE,
>> Zynga, and thousands of others have something in common – all have had
>> websites compromised in the last year. No company or industry is immune.
>> Programmers need to learn to build websites differently. This talk will
>> review the top coding techniques developers need to master in order to
>> build a low-risk, high-security web application.
>>
>> *BIO:* Jim Manico is the VP of Security Architecture for WhiteHat
>> Security, a web security firm. He authors and delivers developer
>> security awareness training for WhiteHat Security and has a background
>> as a software developer and architect. Jim is also a global board member
>> for the OWASP foundation. He manages and participates in several OWASP
>> projects, including the OWASP cheat sheet series and the OWASP podcast
>> series.
>>
>> --
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Dmitry Dessiatnikov
>> OWASP Salt Lake Chapter Leader
>>
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