<div>Here is the agenda for our October meeting.<br>Please pass this on, especially to folks that would like to "give back" by writing some new CISSP Exam items on Application Security.</div>
<p>Date: October 17 Location: Metro State University, MPLS<br>Agenda:<br>6:00pm - Food, Introduction and optional sign-in for CISSP credits.<br>6:10pm - Application Centric Identity Management, (Arun, see below)<br>6:50pm - CISSP Exam Item Writing,(Bob and Ray)
<br>7:50pm - Book Giveaway<br>7:55pm - Web Auditing (ISACA) and Web Services(ARCTEC) training report<br>7:50pm - Upcoming events</p>
<p>Location:<br><a href="http://www.metrostate.edu/bldgservices/location.html#mpls">http://www.metrostate.edu/bldgservices/location.html#mpls</a><br>Room Specifics:<br>Technical Building, 1501 Hennepin Ave., room 2305<br>
(This building is immediately South West of the MEC building where we have recently met.)</p>
<p>Street parking is free after 6 pm. <br>If you get there early it's just a $.25 for a half hour. <br>There is also a ramp which is $5.00. </p>
<p>Food:<br>Lorna will bring a sandwich tray, cookies and pop.</p>
<p>Arun Kothanath: Consultant, Integral Solutions<br>Application Centric Identity management - What does this mean?</p>
<p>We will talk about how applications (especially externally facing web applications) need to be identity aware. What are the options, how technology is solving this issue.</p>
<p>CISSP Exam Item Writing:<br>The CISSP certification is shaping our field. The CISSP exam is painfully in need of some fresh questions on application security. We'll form groups to discuss and write exam items for the CISSP exam. We'll have the guidelines and a stack of reference books available.
<p>Facilitators:<br>Bob Sullivan: CISSP since 2002, OWASP Chapter Leader, WebGoat contributor and gainfully employed by UnitedHealth Technologies (Informatio Risk Management)<br>Ray Kaplan: (hopes to be on hand) to provide CISSP exam background, guidelines and insight. Ray is a CISSP and has taught the official ISC2 CISSP Reivew class.
<p>Door Prize:<br>We will have a drawing for a publisher's copy of the book Web Services Platform </p>
<p>Put your business card in the OWASP bucket for a chance to win:<br>Web Services Platform Architecture<br>SOAP, WSDL, WS-Policy, WS-Addressing, WS-BEL,...<br>By Sanjiva Weerawarana, et al<br>Prentice-Hall 2005</p>
<p>Training Review:<br>Members have recently attended the ISACA Web Audit class and the ARCTEC Web Services Security class. They will give you a brief report.</p>
<p>Upcoming Events:<br>CISSP Exam is November 3 in White Bear Lake. Registration information and details at: <a href="http://www.mn-issa.org/html/certifications.html">http://www.mn-issa.org/html/certifications.html</a> </p>
<p>Check the updated OWASP meeting posting at <br><a href="http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Minneapolis_St_Paul">http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Minneapolis_St_Paul</a> for more detail about the presenters.<br> <br>Thanks to the folks at Metropolitan State U for the room and Integral Business solutions for the food.