[Owasp-sanantonio] REMINDER: OWASP meeting tomorrow

Dan Cornell dan at denimgroup.com
Tue Mar 16 08:37:14 EDT 2010

This is a reminder that the next OWASP San Antonio meeting is next tomorrow (Wednesday March 17th).  The speaker is Clint Pollock from Veracode and the topic is "Protecting Your Applications: How to Secure Business Critical Applications from Time Bombs, Backdoors & Data Exfiltration"

And as I promised - FREE PIZZA.

Hope to see folks there.  Please RSVP so we know how much pizza we need.




San Antonio OWASP Chapter: Wed March 17, 2010

Topic:  Protecting Your Applications: How to Secure Business Critical Applications from Time Bombs, Backdoors & Data Exfiltration

Presenter:  Clint Pollock from Veracode
Date: Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 11:30am - 1:00pm
San Antonio Technology Center (Web Room)
3463 Magic Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229


With the increasing practice of outsourcing and using 3rd party libraries, it is nearly impossible for an enterprise to identify the pedigree and security of the software running its business critical applications. As a result backdoors and malicious code are increasingly becoming the prevalent attack vector used by hackers.

Whether you manage internal development activities, work with third party developers or are developing a COTS application for enterprise, your mandate is clear- safeguard your code and make applications security a priority for internal and external development teams.

In this session we will cover;
*    Prevalence of backdoors and malicious code in third party attacks
*    Definitions and classifications of backdoors and their impact on your applications
*    Methods to identify, track and remediate these vulnerabilities

Presenter Bio:
Clint Pollock is a Senior Solutions Architect at Veracode. Since 1997, he has also created security solutions for large-scale enterprise environments on behalf of CREDANT Technologies and Netegrity. In his current role, Clint helps globally distributed organizations evaluate, track, and mitigate their online business risk.  Clint's greatest strengths are his enthusiasm, experience and determination to help customers succeed in maintaining secure, compliant systems, and avoid the consequences and bad headlines that come with application security breaches.  Clint resides in Chicago, IL.

FREE PIZZA will be provided, courtesy of our friends from Veracode.

Please RSVP: E-mail owasprsvp at denimgroup.com  or call (210) 572-4400.

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