[Owasp-leaders] OWASP Vulnerable Web Applications Directory Project

Muhammad Haroon muhammad.haroon at owasp.org
Mon Oct 21 09:09:45 UTC 2013


Hello Everyone,

in my practice some of the VWAD should only possess tested applications as
some of the apps at some sources have functional problems as well. in my
suggestion apps should only me added after successfully configured on
machine.

Regards,

Haroon


On Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 9:03 PM, Neil Smithline <neil.smithline at owasp.org>wrote:

> Github does a great job at storing files...
>
>
> On Friday, October 18, 2013, Raul Siles wrote:
>
>> Hi everyone,
>> That suggestion will move us a step further, as VWAD will change from
>> Directory to Repository.
>>
>> As far as I know, the idea of maintaining a copy of all the apps cannot
>> be done via Broken Web Applications (BWA), as some of them are targeted to
>> other platforms (e.g. Windows) or are VMs or ISOs in and out themselves.
>>
>> The point is to decide if OWASP is interested on storing a copy of all
>> the apps in case the original disappear? Please, let us know.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> --
>> Raul
>>
>>
>> On Oct 18, 2013, at 5:26 PM, psiinon <psiinon at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> > Hey Jim,
>> >
>> > The idea is that VWAD is a complete list of all vulnerable web apps
>> (OWASP or otherwise), so it does (of course) include BWA.
>> >
>> > However someones requested that we maintain a copy of _all_ the apps
>> somewhere (
>> http://www.reddit.com/r/netsec/comments/1ontfx/owasp_vulnerable_web_applications_directory/
>> )
>> >
>> > Could that be on the OWASP site, or part of BWA?
>> >
>> > Suggestions on a postcard...
>> >
>> > Simon
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 4:21 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org>
>> wrote:
>> > Can we find some synergy with this new project and
>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Broken_Web_Applications_Project ?
>> >
>> > Aloha,
>> > Jim
>> >
>> > > Hi leaders,
>> > >
>> > > I've been working with Raul to make the list of vulnerable web
>> applications
>> > > he was maintaining on his blog (
>> > >
>> http://blog.taddong.com/2011/10/hacking-vulnerable-web-applications.html)
>> > > into an OWASP Project.
>> > >
>> > > The result is the OWASP Vulnerable Web Applications Directory
>> > > Project<
>> https://www.owasp.org/index.php?title=OWASP_Vulnerable_Web_Applications_Directory_Project
>> >:)
>> > >
>> > > To quote from the project description:
>> > >
>> > > "OWASP Vulnerable Web Applications Directory (VWAD) Project is a
>> > > comprehensive and well maintained registry of all known vulnerable web
>> > > applications currently available. These vulnerable web applications
>> can be
>> > > used by web developers, security auditors and penetration testers to
>> put in
>> > > practice their knowledge and skills during training sessions (and
>> specially
>> > > afterwards), as well as to test at any time the multiple hacking
>> tools and
>> > > offensive techniques available, in preparation for their next
>> real-world
>> > > engagement.
>> > >
>> > > VWAD main goal is to provide a list of vulnerable web applications
>> > > available to security professionals for hacking and offensive
>> activities,
>> > > so that they can attack realistic web environments... without going to
>> > > jail :)
>> > >
>> > > The vulnerable web applications have been classified in three
>> categories:
>> > > On-Line, Off-Line, and VMs/ISOs. Each list has been ordered
>> alphabetically.
>> > >
>> > > An initial list that inspired this project was maintained till the
>> end on
>> > > 2013 at:
>> > >
>> http://blog.taddong.com/2011/10/hacking-vulnerable-web-applications.html
>> ."
>> > > Please let us know if anything is wrong or missing.
>> > > Or even better, just update the page yourself - the project is self
>> > > contained on the OWASP wiki so anyone can go in and correct things.
>> > >
>> > > And let us know if you have any suggestions for ways it could be
>> improved.
>> > >
>> > > Oh, and spread the word - we want it to be the top result when you
>> search
>> > > for "vulnerable web applications" using your favourite search engine.
>> > >
>> > > Cheers,
>> > >
>> > > Simon
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >
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>> >
>> >
>> >
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