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Welcome to the Cambridge chapter homepage. The chapter leaders are Adrian Winckles and Steven van der Baan.


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Past events

  • Mar 12, 2019 (17:30): OWASP Cambridge & ARU CSNRG March 12th Chapter Meeting 2019Anglia Ruskin University, East Rd · Cambridge, Hosted by the Cyber Security & Networking Research Group, Anglia Ruskin University and OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Cambridge Chapter. This evening is part of a series of evening events on raising awareness for local businesses & organisations on the issues of cyber security and cybercrime, what regulations and legislation do organisations need to be aware to protect thems (read more)
  • Jan 24, 2019 (10:00): ARU CSNRG, OWASP Cambridge, BCS Cybercrime “Cyber Threat Intelligence Workshop” COS 310 - Coslett Building , Anglia Ruskin University · Cambridge, Provisional Agenda 10:00 – 10:30 Registration & Refreshments (COS313)10:30 – 10:45 Welcome from the OWASP Cambridge Chapter Leader, Adrian Winckles, Director of Cyber Security & Networking Research Group, Anglia Ruskin University (COS310)10:45 – 11:30 Nick Palmer, Technical Director, Europe, Attivo Networks “Deception technology, luxury item or life line?”11:30 – 12:15 Alan Mel (read more)
  • Dec 4, 2018 (17:30): OWASP Cambridge Christmas Meeting – Tuesday 4th December 2018LAB002 - Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, CB1 1PT · Cambridge, Hosted by the Cyber Security Networking & Big Data Research Group, Anglia Ruskin University, and OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Cambridge Chapter. Speaker Biographies & AbstractsGuest Speaker: Matt Lorentzen ~ Principal Security Consultant @ SpiderLabs Bio: Matt has 20 years IT industry experience working within government, military, finance, education and commercial sectors (read more)
  • Nov 6, 2018 (17:30): OWASP Cambridge Autumn Chapter Meeting 6th November 2018LAB003 - Lord Ashcroft International Business School - Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, CB1 1PT, Cambridge · Cambridge, Provisional Agenda 17:30 – 18:15 Registration/Refreshments (LAB006)18:15 – 18:30 Welcome from the OWASP Cambridge Chapter Leader, Adrian Winckles, Director of Cyber Security & Networking Research Group, ARU (LAB003)18:30 – 19:15 "A holistic view on Cyber Security in evolutionary terms (food-for-thought)" - Dr. Grigorios Fragkos, EY.19:15 – 20:00 “OWASP Web Honeypot Project (read more)
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Past Events

Date Name / Title Link
12 March 2019 Jamie Roderick
12 March 2019 Nour Fateen presentation
12 March 2019 Matthew Whitcombe presentation
24 January 2019 Adrian Winckles presentation
24 January 2019 Simon Newman presentation
4 December 2018 Matthew Lorentzen presentation
4 December 2018 Etienne Greeff presentation
6 November 2018 Adrian Winckles presentation
6 November 2018 Dr Grigorios Fragkos presentation
17 May 2018 Goher Mohammad Presentation
13 March 2018 David Johannson presentation
13 March 2018 Rish Auckburally presentation
18 January 2018 Deepinder Singh presentation
18 January 2018 Chris Woods presentation
18 January 2018 Nikola Milosevic presentation
18 January 2018 Dr Ali Dehghantanha presentation
10 January 2018 Aleksander Gorkowienko presentation
5 December 2017 Deepinder Singh
5 December 2017 Leum Dunn presentation
7 November 2017 Dr Reza Alavi presentation
11 October 2017 Dr Char Sample presentation
11 October 2017 Dennis Ivory & Dr Diane Gan presentation
12 September 2017 John Fitzgerald - Secure Code Warrior presentation
4 April 2017 Leum Dunn - Redacted presentation
7 March 2017 Andrew Thompson - Checkmarx presentation
7 March 2017 John Haine IoT Security Foundation (Chair) presentation
25 Jan 2017 Nick Alston CBE / PIER Chair presentation
25 Jan 2017 Mark Pearce/ 7Safe/PA Consulting presentation
25 Jan 2017 Martin Cassey / Nascenta presentation
25 Jan 2017 Paul Rowley FBCS / Havebury Housing Association presentation
25 Jan 2017 Laurence Kaleman / Legal Director, Olswang presentation
25 Jan 2017 Tony Drewitt / Head of Consultancy - IT Governance presentation
19 Jan 2017 Tony Drewitt / Head of Consultancy - IT Governance presentation
19 Jan 2017 Peter Yapp / NCSC Deputy Director - Incident Response presentation
19 Jan 2017 Martin Cassey / Nascenta presentation
10 Nov 2016 Graham Rymer / University of Cambridge
10 Nov 2016 Mark Wickenden
12 05 2016 Phil Cobley / Modern Policing & the Fight Against Cyber Crime presentation
12 05 2016 Jules Pagna Disso / Building a resilient ICS presentation
08 03 2016 Andrew Lee-Thorp / So you want to use a WebView? Android WebView: Attack and Defence
10 11 2015 Steve Lord / Trying (and failing) to secure the Internet of Things
John Mersh / Software and System Security: a life vest in the IoT ocean
10 Oct 2015 Sumit "sid" Siddharth / Some neat, new and ridiculous hacks from our vault
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