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Revision as of 07:52, 26 August 2009


Main

Overview

New open source and commercial web application security tools are released almost every day. These tools are used either to detect vulnerabilities within web applications or to protect web applications from exploitation of potential vulnerabilties that may be present in these applications. With so many tools in hand, it may sometimes be difficult to make a decision about selection of a tool that best meets your requirements.

The OWASP Tools Project has been created to provide unbiased, practical information and guidance about application security tools that are used to detect vulnerabilities or to protect against vulnerabilities. The goal of this project is to identify any available tools, categorise them and rate them according to a predefind criteria to assess their effectiveness.


Project Roadmap

  • Define rating criteria for tools
  • Define test procedure for tools
  • Identification of tools
  • Categorization the tools
  • Test the tools against test applications to see how effectively the tool meets the predefined criteria
  • Provide rating to the tools based on their effectiveness

Project Contributors and Participation

Project Lead

Vishal Garg (vishalgrg [at] gmail [dot] com)


Feedback and Participation

We hope you find the OWASP Tools Project useful. Please contribute back to the project by sending your comments, questions, and suggestions to the mailing list here.



Project Identification

PROJECT INFO
What does this OWASP project offer you?
what is this project?
OWASP Tools Project

Purpose: The OWASP Tools Project has been created to provide unbiased, practical information and guidance about application security tools that are used to detect vulnerabilities or to protect against vulnerabilities. The goal of this project is to identify any available tools, categorise them and rate them according to a predefind criteria to assess their effectiveness.

License: N/A

who is working on this project?
Project Leader: Vishal Garg

Project Maintainer: Vishal Garg

Project Contributor(s): N/A

how can you learn more?
Project Pamphlet: N/A

3x slide Project Presentation: N/A

Mailing list: Subscribe or read the archives

Project Roadmap: To view, click here

Main links: N/A

Project Health: Yellow button.JPG Not Reviewed (Provisional)
To be reviewed under Assessment Criteria v2.0

Key Contacts
  • Contact Vishal Garg to contribute, review or sponsor this project
  • Contact the GPC to report a problem or concern about this project or to update information.

Subcategories

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