<html><head><meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"></head><body dir="auto"><div>Dave,</div><div><br></div><div>I am very glad to see that you are concerned about folks using OWASP for commercial gain. </div>
<div><br></div><div>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. </div><div><br></div><div>Frankly, we need to be careful about even the •appearance• of inappropriate behavior around brand use. This is the core of our "fiduciary responsibility".</div>
<div><br></div><div>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". </div><div><br></div><div>
It's not to late to Do The Right Thing.</div><div><br></div><div>Aloha,<br><div>--</div><div>Jim Manico</div><div>@Manicode</div><div>(808) 652-3805</div></div><div><br>On Apr 2, 2013, at 9:07 PM, Dave Wichers <<a href="mailto:dave.wichers@owasp.org">dave.wichers@owasp.org</a>> wrote:<br>
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--></style><div class="WordSection1"><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d">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.</span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d"> </span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d">-Dave</span></p>
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<b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif""> <a href="mailto:owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org">owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org</a> [<a href="mailto:owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org">mailto:owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org</a>] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Abbas Naderi<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, April 02, 2013 5:37 AM<br><b>To:</b> Mohammed Aldoub<br><b>Cc:</b> OWASP Leaders<br><b>Subject:</b> Re: [Owasp-leaders] OWASP "branded" apps in application stores</span></p></div></div><p class="MsoNormal">
 </p><p class="MsoNormal">What is wrong with letting someone create an app that teaches Top 10 for free!? We should support the guy not punish him! Where's the open source spirit?</p><div><p class="MsoNormal">-Abbas</p>
<div><div><p class="MsoNormal">On ۱۳ فروردین ۱۳۹۲, at ۱۴:۰۳, Mohammed Aldoub <<a href="mailto:mohammed.aldoub@owasp.org">mohammed.aldoub@owasp.org</a>> wrote:</p></div><p class="MsoNormal"><br><br></p><div><p class="MsoNormal">
Aaaaand this throws into mind the interesting idea of OWASP's need to have an easily presentable/readable mobile version of all of our articles and guidelines. Maybe we do need to develop a nice intuitive 'Mobile OWASP article reader' of sorts?</p>
<div><p class="MsoNormal"> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal">OWASP's homepage is not friendly to mobile browsers. </p></div></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:12.0pt"> </p><div><p class="MsoNormal">
On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 11:54 AM, Samantha Groves <<a href="mailto:samantha.groves@owasp.org" target="_blank">samantha.groves@owasp.org</a>> wrote:</p><div><p class="MsoNormal">Hello Leaders,</p><div><p class="MsoNormal">
 </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal">I've contacted the author. He happens to be a very active contributor to several projects, and he let me know he created this app for a Microsoft competition some time ago. It is not an official project, and he can take it down from the store if necessary. </p>
</div><div><p class="MsoNormal"> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal">SG</p></div></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:12.0pt"> </p><div><p class="MsoNormal">On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 11:12 PM, Dave Wichers <<a href="mailto:dave.wichers@owasp.org" target="_blank">dave.wichers@owasp.org</a>> wrote:</p>
<div><p class="MsoNormal" style><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d">No one has contacted me regarding building such an app for the OWASP Top 10, so I’d call it suspicious at this point.  Is there a way to contact the other to find out what/why/etc.?</span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d"> </span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d">-Dave</span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1f497d"> </span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif""> <a href="mailto:owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org" target="_blank">owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org</a> [mailto:<a href="mailto:owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org" target="_blank">owasp-leaders-bounces@lists.owasp.org</a>] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Rory McCune<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Monday, April 01, 2013 2:13 PM<br><b>To:</b> OWASP Leaders</span></p><div><p class="MsoNormal"><br><b>Subject:</b> [Owasp-leaders] OWASP "branded" apps in application stores</p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal">
 </p></div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>Hi all, </p><div><div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>quick question, is there a policy on applications which mention OWASP in their name in mobile or other application stores?</p>
</div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>The reason I ask is that I noticed an application called "OWASP Top 10 Web Vulnerabilities" in the windows 8 app store <a href="http://www.windows8appstore.com/windows8apps/owasp-top-10-web-vulnerabilities/21878.html" target="_blank">http://www.windows8appstore.com/windows8apps/owasp-top-10-web-vulnerabilities/21878.html</a> and wasn't sure if this is an official project or not.</p>
</div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>That got me thinking about the other app stores, so I checked iTunes/Google Play/MS Windows phone 8 store but the only result for OWASP there was an app in iTunes/Google Play which looks like it was used for the AppSecEU conference in 2012...</p>
</div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>Cheers</p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style> </p></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style>Rory</p></div></div></div></div></div><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:12.0pt">
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