[Owasp_project_leader_list] Google Summer of Code: Submissions Update

psiinon psiinon at gmail.com
Wed Mar 26 09:22:53 UTC 2014


Good thinking.
I'll mention it at the AppSec EU planning meeting this week as well.

Cheers,

Simon


On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 9:18 AM, Konstantinos Papapanagiotou <
Konstantinos at owasp.org> wrote:

> Great idea Simon. Perhaps we could have it at the AppSec EU in June. By
> that time we will know how many slots we have so we will have things to
> talk about.
> I also think that this an opportunity to revisit OWASP's relations with
> universities. I've already sent Samantha an email for a potential session
> in the project's summit at AppSec EU.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Kostas
>
>
> On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 10:19 AM, psiinon <psiinon at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I believe that one of the reasons OWTF has got so many proposals is
>> because of the hard work Abraham put in, we can all learn from him!
>>
>> I think there are a lot of things we could do better next time (as an
>> organization) - we should have a review meeting after GSoC (eg in
>> September?) to work out what went well, what went less well, and how we can
>> do better next year.
>>
>> Samantha - is that something you can organize, or is that now in GK's
>> area?
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Simon
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 10:50 PM, Konstantinos Papapanagiotou <
>> Konstantinos at owasp.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Leaders,
>>>
>>> In detail we got the following number of proposals per OWASP project:
>>>
>>> Bywaf - 3
>>> CSRFGuard - 4
>>> Hackademic - 21
>>> OWTF - 27
>>> PCI Toolkit - 2
>>> PHP Security - 3
>>> SeraphimDroid - 3
>>> WebGoat PHP - 11
>>> ZAP - 11
>>>
>>> Now there are many reasons why some projects got more proposals than
>>> others (e.g. remember that a lot of students choose what seems easier
>>> rather than what's more interesting and exciting).
>>>
>>> My point here is that only 9 projects of the nearly 150 we have are
>>> benefiting from the GSoC program.
>>>
>>> The goal for next year should be not just to increase the number of
>>> slots, but to actually double the number of OWASP projects that participate!
>>>
>>> Kostas
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sat, Mar 22, 2014 at 3:55 AM, Samantha Groves <
>>> samantha.groves at owasp.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hello Leaders,
>>>>
>>>> We have some great news to report to wrap up our week. We received 88
>>>> proposals from students across the globe that are willing to participate in
>>>> OWASP Projects through Google Summer of Code. This means that this year, we
>>>> have received more submissions since we started our participation in this
>>>> program!
>>>>
>>>> Well done OWASP GSoC team!
>>>>
>>>> The next step for us is to get more OWASP mentors to help these
>>>> students. Generally, Google assigns 1 slot for every 2 mentors we have.
>>>> Last year, we obtained 11 slots for students based on 22 OWASP Mentors that
>>>> participated. Currently, we only have 20 mentors signed up, and we need
>>>> more mentors to help us.
>>>>
>>>> If you are interested in becoming a mentor for OWASP Projects for this
>>>> year's GSoC, please contact me or Kostas (konstantinos at owasp.org).
>>>>
>>>> Thank you, Leaders
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>>
>>>> *Samantha Groves, MBA*
>>>>
>>>> *OWASP Projects Manager*
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> The OWASP Foundation
>>>>
>>>> Phoenix, USA
>>>>
>>>> Email: samantha.groves at owasp.org
>>>>
>>>> Skype: samanthahz
>>>>
>>>>
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>>>>
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>>>>
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>>>>
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>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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