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== Local News ==
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'''Cambridge OWASP Chapter Meeting
  
'''Cambridge OWASP Chapter Meeting  - Mobile Forensics & Pen Testing'''
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Tuesday 10th February 2015 17:30 – 20:30, Lord Ashcroft Building (LAB003), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.
  
Tuesday 5th March 2013 17:00 – 20:00 (Anglia Ruskin University, East ROad, Cambridge LAB002/LAB006)
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Hosted by the Department of Computing & Technology, Anglia Ruskin University,
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Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) East Anglia Branch and
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OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Cambridge Chapter
  
Hosted by the Department of Computing & Technology, Anglia Ruskin University, OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Cambridge Chapter and IEEE Industrial Electronics Chapter
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'''Guest speakers: Peter Batchelor, Head of UK Public Sector, ForeScout Technologies'''
  
'''Guest speaker(s):'''
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Peter is Head of UK - Public Sector, working for ForeScout Technologies for the past
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2 years. He has an extended career in the IT industry with industry leaders such as
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EMC and Readsoft.
  
Sarantis Makoudis is a professional Penetration Tester working for 7Safe, part of the PA Consulting Group. He received his BSc Degree on Digital Systems during 2010 and decided to continue his academic career on the subject of IT Security. He was awarded with an MSc degree on Information Security from Royal Holloway, University of London after completing his thesis on “Two-Factor authentication protocols for Secure Transactions using Mobile Phones and NFC Tags”. Sarantis joined 7Safe shortly afterwards as a Penetration Tester and security researcher, specialised in Web application security testing.
 
  
Android (in)Security: The goal of this presentation is to show typical exploitation scenarios of Android applications and how they can be used or manipulated to steal credentials and information from a user. The scenarios include installation of malicious programs, e.g. malicious keyboards, manipulations on the application to bypass security authentications, code injections inside an apk and phishing attacks targeting specific applications.
 
  
Nikhil Sreekumar is a penetration tester working for UK based organisation - 7Safe, part of PA Consulting Group. He spends a majority of his free time either rock climbing, dreaming about cars or researching new vulnerabilities and attack techniques. And, when we gets time he spends time assessing web applications and network infrastructure for security vulnerabilities and business logic flaws.
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'''Title : Vulnerability Management'''
  
Power On, Powershell: The heart starts pounding, the brain goes into overdrive with adrenaline and a smile starts appearing. You just got access into a Windows box using a user account. Then you realise there is an AV runing on the system, and the user account using which you got in is actually a restricted account.
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The theme for this talk is around vulnerability management and will cover the
 
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challenges in managing the growing number of endpoints, compounded by the
 
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Internet of Things. The talk will focus on how the speaker sees the security landscape
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in this area and some of the up and coming challenges for the industry as a whole.
  
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How technical advancements could help mitigate some of these vulnerability issues
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will be explored with the audience along with how this creates new challenges for
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vulnerability management and how those challenges may differ within different
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sectors such and government and health as examples.----
  
 
'''Agenda'''
 
'''Agenda'''
  
17:30 – 17:45 Welcome from the OWASP Cambridge Chapter Leader, Adrian Winckles, Senior Lecturer in Information Security, Anglia Ruskin University
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17:30 – 17:45 Welcome from the OWASP Cambridge Chapter Leader, Adrian Winckles, Course Leader in Information Security & Forensic Computing, Anglia Ruskin University
  
17:45 – 18:30 Nikhil Sreekumar  (7Safe, PA Consulting) - Power On, Powershell:
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17:45 – 19:45 Peter Batchelor - Vulnerability Management
 
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18:30 – 19:15 Sarantis Makoudis (7Safe, PA Consulting) - Android (in)Security
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19:15 – 19:30 Q & A
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19:30 – 20:00  Refreshments & Networking (coffee, tea, juice) in LAB006
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19:45 – 20:30 Refreshments & Networking (coffee, tea, juice) in LAB006
 
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'''Registration:'''  
 
'''Registration:'''  
  
To register for this free event, please register online at
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To register for this free event, please register online  
 
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[https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/OWASPMarch15 here]
[http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CQ9G6N7] Cambridge Chapter Registration
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Please note there is no automatic notification or confirmation.
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The conference will be held in the Lord Ashcroft Building, Room LAB002 (Breakout Room LAB006 for networking & refreshments).
 
The conference will be held in the Lord Ashcroft Building, Room LAB002 (Breakout Room LAB006 for networking & refreshments).
  
 
Please enter through the Helmore Building and ask at reception.
 
Please enter through the Helmore Building and ask at reception.
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'''Meeting Location'''
  
 
Anglia Ruskin University
 
Anglia Ruskin University
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Cambridge Campus
 
Cambridge Campus
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East Road
 
East Road
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Cambridge
 
Cambridge
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CB1 1PT
 
CB1 1PT
  
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http://www.anglia.ac.uk/ruskin/en/home/your_university/anglia_ruskin_campuses/cambridge_campus/find_cambridge.html
 
http://www.anglia.ac.uk/ruskin/en/home/your_university/anglia_ruskin_campuses/cambridge_campus/find_cambridge.html
  
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Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
  
'''Meeting Location'''
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'''Planned dates for upcoming events'''
  
Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
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21 April 2015
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= Past Events =
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| 10 Feb 2015
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| Steven van der Baan / Web Application Security Testing with Burp Suite
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|  2 December 2014
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| Colin Watson / OWASP Cornucopia
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| 21 October 2014
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| Eireann Leverett
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| [[Media:20141021-Eireann_Leverett-SwitchesGetStitches.pdf|presentation]]
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| 1st April 2014
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| Ian Glover (CREST) / Overview of the CREST activities to professionalise the industry.
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|  Yiannis Chrysanthou (KPMG) / Modern Password Cracking
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| Damien King (KPMG) / Filename Enumeration with TildeTool
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| 12th November 2013
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| Paul Cain / Tracking Data using Forensics
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| 12th November 2013
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| James Forshaw/ The Forger's Art: Exploiting XML Digital Signature Implementations
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| [[Media:20131112-James_Forshaw-the_forgers_art-james_forshaw-breakpoint2k13.pdf|presentation]]
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| 5th March 2013
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| Sarantis Makoudis / Android (in)Security
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| [[Media:20130305-sarantis.pdf|presentation]]
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| 5th March 2013
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| Nikhil Sreekumar / Power On, Powershell
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| [http://www.slideshare.net/Roo7break/power-on-powershell presentation]
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OWASP Cambridge

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Local News

Cambridge OWASP Chapter Meeting

Tuesday 10th February 2015 17:30 – 20:30, Lord Ashcroft Building (LAB003), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

Hosted by the Department of Computing & Technology, Anglia Ruskin University, Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) East Anglia Branch and OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Cambridge Chapter

Guest speakers: Peter Batchelor, Head of UK Public Sector, ForeScout Technologies

Peter is Head of UK - Public Sector, working for ForeScout Technologies for the past 2 years. He has an extended career in the IT industry with industry leaders such as EMC and Readsoft.


Title : Vulnerability Management

The theme for this talk is around vulnerability management and will cover the challenges in managing the growing number of endpoints, compounded by the Internet of Things. The talk will focus on how the speaker sees the security landscape in this area and some of the up and coming challenges for the industry as a whole.

How technical advancements could help mitigate some of these vulnerability issues will be explored with the audience along with how this creates new challenges for vulnerability management and how those challenges may differ within different sectors such and government and health as examples.----

Agenda

17:30 – 17:45 Welcome from the OWASP Cambridge Chapter Leader, Adrian Winckles, Course Leader in Information Security & Forensic Computing, Anglia Ruskin University

17:45 – 19:45 Peter Batchelor - Vulnerability Management

19:45 – 20:30 Refreshments & Networking (coffee, tea, juice) in LAB006


Registration:

To register for this free event, please register online here

The conference will be held in the Lord Ashcroft Building, Room LAB002 (Breakout Room LAB006 for networking & refreshments).

Please enter through the Helmore Building and ask at reception.


Meeting Location

Anglia Ruskin University

Cambridge Campus

East Road

Cambridge

CB1 1PT

Get further information on travelling to the university.

http://www.anglia.ac.uk/ruskin/en/home/your_university/anglia_ruskin_campuses/cambridge_campus/find_cambridge.html

Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.


Planned dates for upcoming events

21 April 2015


Date Name / Title Link
10 Feb 2015 Steven van der Baan / Web Application Security Testing with Burp Suite
2 December 2014 Colin Watson / OWASP Cornucopia
21 October 2014 Eireann Leverett presentation
1st April 2014 Ian Glover (CREST) / Overview of the CREST activities to professionalise the industry.
Yiannis Chrysanthou (KPMG) / Modern Password Cracking
Damien King (KPMG) / Filename Enumeration with TildeTool
12th November 2013 Paul Cain / Tracking Data using Forensics
12th November 2013 James Forshaw/ The Forger's Art: Exploiting XML Digital Signature Implementations presentation
5th March 2013 Sarantis Makoudis / Android (in)Security presentation
5th March 2013 Nikhil Sreekumar / Power On, Powershell presentation