[Owasp-leaders] OWASP "branded" apps in application stores

Dennis Groves dennis.groves at owasp.org
Tue Apr 2 13:46:20 UTC 2013


+1

On 02/04/2013 14:29, Jim Manico wrote:
> Dave,
>
> I am very glad to see that you are concerned about folks using OWASP 
> for commercial gain.
>
> I feel (and frankly it's clear in the law that governs our 
> international public trust) that we board members need to be held to a 
> higher standard.
>
> Frankly, we need to be careful about even the .appearance. of 
> inappropriate behavior around brand use. This is the core of our 
> "fiduciary responsibility".
>
> So I ask you to please take a cold hard look at the 2013 Top Ten and 
> see which part is "serving the community" and which part is for your 
> "commercial gain".
>
> It's not to late to Do The Right Thing.
>
> Aloha,
> --
> Jim Manico
> @Manicode
> (808) 652-3805
>
> On Apr 2, 2013, at 9:07 PM, Dave Wichers <dave.wichers at owasp.org 
> <mailto:dave.wichers at owasp.org>> wrote:
>
>> As long as he's not using it for commercial gain or doing something 
>> nefarious, its totally cool. I just had never heard of it.
>>

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