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Join OWASP ATL via our Meetup Group
From Jan 2012, we have moved to a Meetup group. MeetUp.com will replace the traditional subscriber email list eventually (referenced above in the top of this page). It allows us to better communicate with members, RSVP for events, and announce meetings - all in one place. Click on the following link to visit our meetup page and signup.
Atlanta Georgia OWASP Chapter Leaders
- Tony UcedaVelez - Chapter Leader
- Steven Schwartz - Chapter Lead
- Shauvik Choudhary - Chapter Lead
- Jon Bango - Chapter Lead
- Russell Eubanks - Chapter Lead
Becoming a Member or Sponsor
On behalf of the entire organization, I would like to solicit your financial support of our chapter via a tax deductible membership for OWASP as a great non-profit organization which aims to elevate web application security. We hope that you find historical and future meetings to be of value and show support via a member based contribution.
To contribute to OWASP-Atlanta, sign up as an individual member, or support us as a corporate sponsor, please visit: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Membership. If you are already a member, please don't forget to renew your membership!! The same link will serve both purposes.
Thank You to Our 2012 Supporters
We're looking for sponsors in 2012. Thanks to the following list of chapter level supporters for their financial contributions and/ or hosting our chapter meetings in 2012.
2011 OWASP Atlanta Member Survey
The Atlanta OWASP Member Survey has come and gone. Thanks to all those that responded. A subset of the results is shown below in the form of top ranking security topics that members wish to see in 2011.
February 2012 Meeting
WHAT:: 'Scanning Web2.0 – web applications aren’t web sites anymore'
WHEN:: February 16, 2012. 6-8pm
WHERE:: 3535 Piedmont Rd NE #1400, Atlanta,GA
WHO:: Kirill Mendelev is a researcher and an architect at HP Enterprise Security Products (specifically ex-SPI Dynamics part of it). He has been with HP for 7 years now, focusing on Web technologies for load-testing (LoadRunner) and security testing (WebInspect) purposes. I’ve lead research projects aiming to remedy threat of evolving Web technologies to both products.
ABSTRACT:: Kirill is going to speak about problems we encountered while scanning modern web applications, and how we’re planning to solve them.
RSVP: All RSVP is done now via our meetup.com site. Visit and register at www.meetup.com/owasp-atlanta.
COST: Free to all. Bring a Friend. However, please look to join our chapter. Only $50. No pressure, but greatly appreciate. Non-profit and good cause.