[Owasp-board] Fwd: OWASP .net email addresses and domain

Noreen Whysel noreen.whysel at owasp.org
Thu Nov 19 21:33:21 UTC 2015


Sorry. Meant to capture the data including aliases. You can see both the
Contact Information (marked "Secondary") and the alias show owasp.net
addresses.


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Noreen Whysel
Community Manager
OWASP Foundation

On Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 4:31 PM, Noreen Whysel <noreen.whysel at owasp.org>
wrote:

> I've never used owasp.net so I am not sure how it is showing up that way
> in your google contacts. I only know from creating new email addresses that
> Google assigns an alias at owasp.net any time you create a new account.
> It seems to do this even if you try to set a different secondary email.
>
>
>>
> Noreen Whysel
> Community Manager
> OWASP Foundation
>
> On Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 4:20 PM, Martin Knobloch <
> martin.knobloch at owasp.org> wrote:
>
>> Hi Tobias, et all,
>>
>> Cleaning up my old computer, I came across the "OWASP.net" case. I am
>> still finding a lot of "@owasp.net"  email addresses for owasp members.
>> See screen print attached, when looking for owasp.net in the OWASP
>> mailing.
>>
>> So...? How comes staff does use @owasp.net email addresses?
>>
>> Cheers,
>> -martin
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:33 PM, Tobias <tobias.gondrom at owasp.org>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Matt,
>>>
>>> thank you for the clarification.
>>> I was a bit confused by the comment that some of our configuration would
>>> refer to owasp.net.
>>>
>>> In that case we should obviously remove all owasp.net aliases in Google
>>> admin.
>>>
>>> Whether we want to go after owasp.net, I leave to the community and
>>> board.
>>> So far we have not misses it and I don't know the amount of legal fees
>>> we would have to pay to get this resolved.
>>>
>>> Best regards, Tobias
>>>
>>>
>>> Ps.: however, please note, that if anyone uses owasp.net in a way that
>>> it would infringe our trademark, in that case we must enforce our
>>> trademark. At the moment, I assume that is not the case as it points to an
>>> empty non-related page.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 30/08/15 19:41, Matt Tesauro wrote:
>>>
>>> Tobias,
>>>
>>> As far as I know (and can tell) the Foundation never owned that domain
>>> so it wasn't able to be lost.  Kate or maybe Jeff Williams and/or Dave
>>> Wichers may have info that pre-dates my time with OWASP.
>>>
>>> The board can decide whether owning it is worth the time and effort.  I
>>> don't have a strong opinion one way or the other.
>>>
>>> Cheers!
>>>
>>> --
>>> -- Matt Tesauro
>>> OWASP WTE Project Lead
>>> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Live_CD_Project
>>> http://AppSecLive.org - Community and Download site
>>> OWASP OpenStack Security Project Lead
>>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_OpenStack_Security_Project
>>>
>>> On Sun, Aug 30, 2015 at 12:32 PM, Tobias <tobias.gondrom at owasp.org>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi Matt and Paul,
>>>>
>>>> could you please clarify whether we lost that domain or what happened
>>>> and make a proposal what you think we should do about it?
>>>>
>>>> Best regards, Tobias
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 19/08/15 23:43, Noreen Whysel wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I have noticed on the Google Admin site that a lot of emails are set up
>>>> to have the owasp.net address as an alias, FYI.
>>>>
>>>> Noreen Whysel
>>>> Community Manager
>>>> OWASP Foundation
>>>>
>>>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 5:05 PM, Martin Knobloch <
>>>> martin.knobloch at owasp.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Thanks for taking this up!
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>> -martin
>>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 10:37 PM, Matt Tesauro <matt.tesauro at owasp.org
>>>>> > wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Yeah, I replied to Martin's first email which regrettably had a bad
>>>>>> address.  Here's what didn't make it to the Board list:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> [snip]
>>>>>> Martin,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> From what I can tell, we never owned it or it expired before Mark
>>>>>> Bristow consolidated all the domains the Foundation owned years ago.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I say that based on the fact that Mark setup a bunch of conference
>>>>>> domains with GoDaddy back around 2009-ish when he was part of the
>>>>>> conference committee.  Either at that time, or when the Foundation migrated
>>>>>> off hardware at Aspect's headquarters, the Foundation owned domain names
>>>>>> were consolidated at GoDaddy.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I just logged in to that account and no owasp.net is present and all
>>>>>> the domains are set to auto-renew so I doubt we let ownership slip.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Whois for the current owner is at:
>>>>>> http://www.networksolutions.com/whois/results.jsp?domain=owasp.net
>>>>>>
>>>>>> HTH
>>>>>> [snip]
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> -- Matt Tesauro
>>>>>> OWASP WTE Project Lead
>>>>>> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Live_CD_Project
>>>>>> http://AppSecLive.org - Community and Download site
>>>>>> OWASP OpenStack Security Project Lead
>>>>>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_OpenStack_Security_Project
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 3:35 PM, Josh Sokol <josh.sokol at owasp.org>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> This sounds like something for Matt to look into so I'm adding him.
>>>>>>> Looks like there was a wordpress site there that has gotten taken over by a
>>>>>>> domain spammer.  Not good if we actually own owasp.net.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> ~josh
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 3:17 PM, Martin Knobloch <
>>>>>>> martin.knobloch at owasp.org> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> I noticed quite a few are using @owasp.net email addresses. Just
>>>>>>>> had a look on http://owasp.net, but that has nothing to do with
>>>>>>>> OWASP.
>>>>>>>> How comes?
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>>>> -martin
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>> -martin
>>>>>
>>>>> ___________________
>>>>> Martin Knobloch
>>>>> OWASP AppSec-Eu/Research 2015 Conference Chair
>>>>> OWASP Netherlands Chapter Leader
>>>>>
>>>>> Email: martin.knobloch at owasp.org
>>>>> Mobile: +31623226933
>>>>> Twitter:  @AppsScE
>>>>>             @owasp_NL
>>>>> Web:    http://owasp.nl
>>>>>             http://appsec.eu
>>>>>
>>>>> _______________________________________________
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>>>>> Owasp-board at lists.owasp.org
>>>>> https://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-board
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Met vriendelijke groet,
>> -martin
>>
>> ___________________
>> Martin Knobloch
>> OWASP AppSec-Eu/Research 2015 Conference Chair
>> OWASP Netherlands Chapter Leader
>>
>> Email: martin.knobloch at owasp.org
>> Mobile: +31623226933
>> Twitter:  @AppsScE
>>             @owasp_NL
>> Web:    http://owasp.nl
>>             http://appsec.eu
>>
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