[Owasp-leaders] WAFEC is now a joined WASC/OWASP project

Ofer Shezaf ofer at shezaf.com
Tue Dec 4 11:01:04 UTC 2012


I did ask for a few things (contributors...) below :-)

~ Ofer

-----Original Message-----
From: vanderaj vanderaj [mailto:vanderaj at owasp.org] 
Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2012 12:55 PM
To: Ofer Shezaf
Cc: owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org
Subject: Re: [Owasp-leaders] WAFEC is now a joined WASC/OWASP project

Ofer and the WAFEC team,

this is fantastic news! :) If there's anything you need, don't hesitate to
ask.

thanks
Andrew

On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 9:45 PM, Ofer Shezaf <ofer at shezaf.com> wrote:
> Hi Leaders,
>
>
>
> I am happy to announce that The Web Application Evaluation Criteria 
> (WAFEC) project is now a joined WASC (Web Application Security 
> Consortium) and OWASP project.
>
>
>
> WAFEC is a very successful community project aimed at defining what 
> Web Application Firewalls are and providing the application security 
> community with a tool to learn about WAFs and evaluate the suitability 
> of different WAFs for their needs.
>
>
>
> The evaluation criteria first version was release in 2006 by WASC and 
> is used in most WAF RFPs today. As a long time OWASP and WASC 
> contributor, and as we are gearing towards a second version, I thought 
> that it would be great for the project and the applications security 
> community in general if we join hands and make this a joined WASC and 
> OWASP project. I believe this will bring more contributors from more 
> diverse backgrounds to the project and enlarge the project's outreach. 
> I have suggested that to the project's team and I am happy that a vast
majority agreed with me.
>
>
>
> What's next:
>
> .         You can read more about the project on the OWASP project home
page
> here:
> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/WASC_OWASP_Web_Application_Firewall_Ev
> aluation_Criteria_Project
>
> .         If you would like to contribute, review the version 2.0 outline:
> http://projects.webappsec.org/w/page/60249779/WAFEC_2_Outline and join 
> the mailing list:
> http://lists.webappsec.org/mailman/listinfo/wasc-wafec_lists.webappsec
> .org
>
> .         Lastly, we can talk about WAFEC in your local events. We may
have
> a team member located near you, or we can do it remotely.
>
>
>
> Don't hesitate to contact me for any question.
>
>
>
> ~ Ofer
>
>
>
> Ofer Shezaf
>
> [+972-54-4431119; ofer at shezaf.com, www.shezaf.com]
>
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> OWASP-Leaders mailing list
> OWASP-Leaders at lists.owasp.org
> https://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-leaders
>



More information about the OWASP-Leaders mailing list