[Owasp-leaders] OWASP "Certification"

Achim achim at owasp.org
Tue Jul 2 20:27:04 UTC 2013


Hi,

WAFEC does not certify anything, never did it. This applies to WAFEC 1.0 and the
upcomming WAFEC 2.0.
I also don't see any reference to WAFEC on that website.
Anyway, IMHO this is clearly a violation of OWASP brand usage.

Achim


Am 02.07.2013 16:53, schrieb rip:
> Hi all
> 
> 
> I investigated, they are reference WAEFC, for example, Trustwave Evaluating 
> WebDefend Using WAFEC
> 
> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/WASC_OWASP_Web_Application_Firewall_Evaluation_Criteria_Project
> 
> 
> *Rip*__
> 
> /OWASP China Leader/
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> /
> /
> 
> OWASP China Chapter
> 
> Shenzhen, China
> 
> Email: rip at owasp.org.cn
> 
> 
>   原始邮件
> *发件人:* Owasp<eoin.keary at owasp.org>
> *收件人:* Jason Johnson<jason.johnson at owasp.org>
> *抄送:* OWASP Leaders<owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org>
> *发送时间:* 2013年7月2日(周二) 22:22
> *主题:* Re: [Owasp-leaders] OWASP "Certification"
> 
> I believe the board is aware and we reached out. How great are we that people 
> want to rip off our brand, congrats all :)
> I'd probably expect more of this to come from countries which do not respect 
> intellectual property or tradark rights.
> 
> 
> Eoin Keary
> Owasp Global Board
> +353 87 977 2988
> 
> 
> On 2 Jul 2013, at 15:33, Jason Johnson <jason.johnson at owasp.org 
> <mailto:jason.johnson at owasp.org>> wrote:
> 
>> These people pop up all the time. We need a wall of shame.
>>
>> Jason Johnson
>> OWASP
>> Oklahoma City, OK
>>
>> On Jul 2, 2013 8:15 AM, "Ludovic Petit" <ludovic.petit at owasp.org 
>> <mailto:ludovic.petit at owasp.org>> wrote:
>>
>>     Hi there,
>>
>>     Jason (Alexander, @0wasp) tweeted this a couple of weeks ago on 14 june:
>>
>>     Anyone seen
>>     this?http://www.sangfor.com/news/f7fad57564a7536d06c93a877d40046d.htm>>     the firewall recieved WAF certification from @owasp ??
>>
>>     http://www.sangfor.com/news/f7fad57564a7536d06c93a877d40046d.htm
>>
>>     I was just wondering about "... OWASP does not endorse or recommend
>>     commercial products or services..."
>>
>>     Did I missed something?
>>
>>     -- 
>>     Ludovic




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