[Owasp-board] Fwd: OWASP NYC Event

Tom Brennan tomb at owasp.org
Thu Jun 12 01:08:18 UTC 2008


i agree, that is why i want to look at what classes we have sold via thus far.

Kate can you generate that information so we can include this as a
item for the 16th 1pm call?

On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 8:23 PM, Dave Wichers <dave.wichers at owasp.org> wrote:
> Tom,
>
> I think adding Foundstone's .NET class is perfectly reasonable. Given the
> set of classes that we already offer, I would actually prefer to simply add
> it to the set of classes, but that would create a 7th class that we may not
> have room for. I've asked Kate to see if she can find another training
> facility for this 7th class. If she can't find another class facility, then
> Aspect can drop one of its 2-day courses to make room. Probably our advanced
> testing class, but I really hate to drop that class, because I think we need
> more 'advanced' classes at OWASP and our Java class was very popular last
> year.
>
> The .NET class was one of the least popular of the 3 standard web focused
> developer courses for some reason, but hopefully Foundstone can do better
> marketing and get more people in to the class than we were able to last
> year.
>
> My suggestion (for the moment) is to add Foundstone's class to the agenda
> and then we'll work on the classroom space and if we can't find room, we'll
> drop off one of Aspect's 2-day classes.
>
> I'm actually skeptical that the Encryption Programming class will draw much
> of an audience. So I'd hate to drop an Aspect class now that might draw
> twice as many as a class like that.
>
> Kate - have there been any tutorial registrations yet and if so, can you
> provide us with the current #'s for each of the 7 classes currently listed?
>
> Thanks, Dave
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owasp-board-bounces at lists.owasp.org
> [mailto:owasp-board-bounces at lists.owasp.org] On Behalf Of Tom Brennan
> Sent: Saturday, June 07, 2008 1:30 AM
> To: OWASP Foundation Board List
> Subject: [Owasp-board] Fwd: OWASP NYC Event
>
> Dave, concerning training for the NYC event, attached please find the
> submission from Foundstone for conducting training at the OWASP event in NYC
> on ASP.NET. I also understand that sponsorship is forthcoming from ongoing
> discussions and phone calls.
>
> I recommend we take a look together at cevent of what classes have currently
> been sold and what classes are currently empty and adjust so that we can
> include the Founstone ASP class.  Now that Foundstone is a OWASP member +
> George Kurtz has allocated his team members and marketing to support the
> event in "getting the word out" i think you would agree these facts need to
> be reviewed for inclusion to the event in a timely manner so that Aspect
> Security is not the only supporting organization taking on a burden of 3 out
> of the 6 classes proposed.
>
> Once we adjust we will need Allison or Kate to update the conference wiki
> page + the cevent to accommodate this adjustment.
>
> Any questions ring me Monday
>
>
>
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From:  <Sarah_Ezell at mcafee.com>
> Date: Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 4:27 PM
> Subject: RE: OWASP NYC Event
> To: tomb at owasp.org
>
>
> Tom,
> After talking to our guys we've decided on 2 day ASP.NET.  Attached is the
> syllabus and the 2 potential instructor bios.
>
> Sarah Ezell
> Foundstone Business Analyst
>
> 972-987-2634  (Work)
> 214-287-0702  (Cell)
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Brennan [mailto:tomb at owasp.org]
> Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2008 2:50 PM
> To: Ezell, Sarah
> Subject: Re: OWASP NYC Event
>
> Per our talk, simply provide me with the training syallbus and bio of
> trainer.
>
> The event page is:
> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>
> Sponsorship information for your marketing department that Mike wanted is
> https://www.owasp.org/images/9/98/NY_Sponsorship_Form.pdf
>
> Call me with any questions at 973-795-1046 x112 Tom
>
> On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 2:04 PM,  <Sarah_Ezell at mcafee.com> wrote:
>> Tom,
>> I understand getting buried by emails :)  I can talk this afternoon.
>> I'll give you a call around 4pm est, if that still works?
>>
>> Sarah
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Tom Brennan [mailto:tomb at owasp.org]
>> Sent: Tuesday, June 03, 2008 7:12 PM
>> To: Ezell, Sarah
>> Cc: Hauptman, Mark; Boyer-Knott, Cindy; Dave Wichers; Dinis Cruz; Jeff
>
>> Williams; Kate; Sebastien Deleersnyder
>> Subject: Re: OWASP NYC Event
>>
>> Sarah, apologize in advance - have been swamped with commercial
>> responsibilities in addition to non-profit efforts with OWASP recently
>> ;) this email slipped thru the cracks.
>>
>> Concerning McAfee/Foundstone teaching a class at the upcoming NYC
>> OWASP event, YES we would like to make that happen.
>>
>> I can be reached at 973-795-1046 ext 112 perhaps we can chat on this
>> topic on June 4th say 4pm EST or June 5th 10am ?
>>
>>
>> On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 10:37 AM,  <Sarah_Ezell at mcafee.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>  Tom,
>>> I just wanted to touch base with you and see if you've had a chance
>>> to
>>
>>> think about this?
>>>
>>> Sarah Ezell
>>> Foundstone Business Analyst
>>>
>>> 972-987-2634  (Work)
>>> 214-287-0702  (Cell)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Ezell, Sarah
>>> Sent: Friday, May 16, 2008 1:28 PM
>>> To: 'tomb at owasp.org'
>>> Cc: Hauptman, Mark
>>> Subject: OWASP NYC Event
>>>
>>> Tom,
>>> I've talked to Brad Antoniewicz and Dennis Hanzlik about the up
>>> coming
>>
>>> OWASP NYC 2008 conference.  Foundstone is interested in having some
>>> training classes there.  We want to do a 2 day ASP.NET at the event.
>>> I wanted to get your feel about if there would be a demand for a 2
>>> day
>>
>>> Web Hacking class or a second Java class.
>>>
>>> Sarah Ezell
>>> Foundstone Business Analyst
>>>
>>> 972-987-2634  (Work)
>>> 214-287-0702  (Cell)
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Tom Brennan [mailto:tomb at owasp.org]
>>> Sent: Wednesday, May 07, 2008 8:54 AM
>>> To: george.kurtz at gmail.com; george.kurtz at mcafee.com
>>> Cc: Alison McNamee; Jeff Williams; Antoniewicz, Brad; Dave Wichers;
>>> Dinis Cruz
>>> Subject: OWASP NYC Event
>>>
>>> George,
>>>
>>> As per our telephone conversation, the OWASP NYC 208 conference will
>>> take place in NYC on September 22nd-25th downtown. With capacity for
>>> 1000 attendees in the big apple we expect a great event.
>>>
>>> Event details:
>>> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>>>
>>> After review of the line up worldwide speakers, you will notice that
>>> we also offering training classes.  I want to have multible options
>>> for attendees.   In talking with Brad Antoniewicz a Foundstone
>>> employee and NY/NJ Metro OWASP member (great guy btw) he suggested
>>> Foundstone as a ;potential resource. Hence this email to the big
>>> cheese to consider the opportunity to deliver training and play a
>>> supporting role with this OWASP worldwide community conference
>>>
>>> * Your web application has been hacked.... now what.  How to deal
>>> with
>>
>>> a system compromise
>>>
>>> * Writing Secure Code - ASP.NET (C#) / Java(J2EE) / C++
>>>
>>> See page #8 for training information:
>>> https://www.owasp.org/images/9/98/NY_Sponsorship_Form.pdf we're doing
>
>>> a simular model to Blackhat
>>>
>>> Also, in talking with Jeff Williams yesterday he has also made me
>>> aware that Foundstone's Alex Smolen is implementing the .NET version
>>> of ESAPI ( http://www.owasp.org/index.php/ESAPI ).  And that it has
>>> been arranged in exchange for a a year's membership when they
>>> successfully deliver a working library. The status as I understand it
>
>>> looks like it will be successful and Foundstone will take its place
>>> as
>>
>>> a supporter.  (See http://www.owasp.org scroll to the bottom for
>>> other
>>
>>> corporate sponsors)
>>>
>>> Thank you in advance for your assistance George.  Should you have any
>
>>> questions, you can call me at 973-202-0122 and should you or any of
>>> your colleges be in NYC tonight, we will be having a meeting with
>>> over
>>
>>> 100 persons RSVP'ed at E&Y in NYC see:
>>> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/NYNJMetro#Upcoming_Chapter_Meeting for
>
>>> details.  If not, catch up with you in Vegas in 08'
>>>
>>> Semper Fi,
>>> --
>>> Tom Brennan
>>> OWASP Foundation - Board Member
>>> OWASP NY/NJ Metro - Chapter President
>>> http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
>>> Tel: 973-202-0122
>>> Url: www.owasp.org
>>>
>>> Its coming.... are you ready?
>>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Tom Brennan
>> Board Member
>> OWASP Foundation
>> http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
>> Tel: 973-202-0122
>> Url: www.owasp.org
>>
>> Its coming.... are you ready?
>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Tom Brennan
> OWASP Foundation Board Member
> http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
> Tel: 973-795-1046 x112
> Url: www.owasp.org
>
> Its coming.... are you ready?
> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>
>
>
> --
> Tom Brennan
> OWASP Foundation Board Member
> http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
> Tel: 973-795-1046 x112
> Url: www.owasp.org
>
> Its coming.... are you ready?
> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference
>
>



-- 
Tom Brennan
OWASP Foundation Board Member
http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
Tel: 973-795-1046 x112
Url: www.owasp.org

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