[Owasp-leaders] OWASP on Slashdot front page

psiinon psiinon at gmail.com
Mon Mar 12 17:24:20 UTC 2012


Hey Darren,

Congrats on coming over to the 'white' side, and look forward to your
contributions.

Cheers,

Simon

On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 5:04 PM, Darren Martyn <darren.martyn at owasp.org>wrote:

> Hey guys,
> Sadly, I am the OWASP member involved in this mess.
>
> What the media fail to report is I had been whitehat for over 6 months
> prior to starting the chapter locally, and had *already* apologised
> multiple times for my crimes. I am also awaiting prosecution and trying to
> rehabilitate myself, the idea being to try give back to the community.
>
> Sadly, the media "forgot" about this, and as my policy is not talking to
> media for legal reasons, I could not try correct them until it was too late.
>
> I am wondering what action to take from here, and am arranging to hand
> over the local chapters administration to someone with a better track
> record than I, whilst supporting them in the background.
>
> We had a lot of good stuff arranged but have had to postpone indefinately
> due to this debacle.
>
> I also wish to extend an apology to all OWASP members who have been
> affected by this. What I did is not acceptable, and it was due to youth and
> ignorance. I cannot even begin to explain how sorry I am for this mess.
>
> Regards,
> Darren.
>
> On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 8:15 AM, Giorgio Fedon <giorgio.fedon at owasp.org>wrote:
>
>> I correct the first sentence: one Owasp member.
>>
>>
>> On 03/12/2012 09:09 AM, Giorgio Fedon wrote:
>> > Hi All,
>> >
>> > it was shocking to see that behind the face of Anonymous there were two
>> > Owasp members.
>> >
>> > Many Owasp ppl are very skilled hackers and 100% of Owasp members are
>> > ethical. This for me means that someone that do something unethical does
>> > it on HIS OWN, and from that point is nomore ethical thus he is nomore
>> > part of an ethical organization.
>> >
>> > Should say "he was an Owasp member, untill he did his job ethically"
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On 03/11/2012 11:01 PM, Jerry Hoff wrote:
>> >> Not the first time, I know.
>> >>
>> >> But too bad it wasn't under better circumstances....
>> >>
>> >>
>> http://it.slashdot.org/story/12/03/11/2011224/accused-lulzsec-members-left-trail-of-clues-online
>> >>
>> >> Jerry
>> >
>>
>>
>> --
>> | Giorgio Fedon, Owasp Italy
>> |
>> | In Input Validation
>> |            and Output Sanitization,
>> |                                   We Trust
>> | Web: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Italy
>> |_____________________________________________.
>>
>>
>


-- 
OWASP ZAP: Toolsmith Tool of the Year
2011<http://holisticinfosec.blogspot.com/2012/02/2011-toolsmith-tool-of-year-owasp-zap.html>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.owasp.org/pipermail/owasp-leaders/attachments/20120312/ce3f9258/attachment.html>


More information about the OWASP-Leaders mailing list