[Owasp-Malaysia] Invitation: OWASP 2nd Meeting Malaysia Chapter

Harisfazillah Jamel linuxmalaysia at gmail.com
Mon May 10 15:32:57 EDT 2010


PERJASA boardcasting this workshop to PERJASA Members in their portal

http://perjasa.org.my/ and Perjasa FB page


Its a good exposure for us and we need to keep this momentum going.

Fazli do inform City University Science & Technology about this. But
we don't know yet what to expect. lets get feedback from them later.

Keep up.

Thank you.

On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 8:17 PM, Mohd Fazli Azran <mfazliazran at gmail.com> wrote:
> Just to aware to all members in OWASP Malaysia mailing list. We have 2 topic
> will be talk about :
> 1) Outbound Monitoring - the Forgotten Child in Infosec
> Outbound content compliance (also outbound content security) is a relatively
> new segment of the computer security field, which aims to detect and prevent
> outbound content that violates policy of the organization and/or government
> regulations. It deals with internal threats, as opposite to more traditional
> security solutions (firewall, anti-virus, anti-spam etc.), that are dealing
> with external threats. Therefore, it is sometimes called inside-out
> security.
>  2) Introduction to the new and highly lethal HTTP DDOS attack technique.
> This kind of attack is particularly troublesome to deal with. While
> simplistic packet-based attacks can be more easily mitigated upstream, with
> an HTTP-based attack it is often difficult to distinguish attack traffic
> from legitimate HTTP requests. And because the attack consumes resources
> from the webserver, not just the system TCP/IP stack, it can quickly bring
> even a well-tuned webserver to its knees unless the target has
> better-than-average resources at its disposal to help weather the storm
> Here a basic knowledge of our topic that we can discuss. Our 2nd meeting
> will talk about this technical on our security field and we will know what
> technology update the technique surpass the security. So just hang out 2
> hour and we share the knowledge to all members. For detail please visit our
> website:
> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Malaysia#tab=Meeting_Chapter
> --
> Regards,
> Mohd Fazli Azran

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