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== Chapters ==
== Chapters ==
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* May 8 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Bay_Area USA: Bay Area/San Francisco]
* May 8 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Bay_Area USA:Bay Area/San Francisco] [http://www.eventbrite.com/e/owasp-chapter-meeting-in-redwood-city-hosted-by-eventbright-tickets-11429444777 (eventbright link)]
* May 10 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Recife OWASP Brazil:Recife]
* May 10 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Recife Brazil:Recife]
* May 12 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Orlando USA:Orlando] - Secure Coding Training] [http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Orlando/ (meetup link)]
* May 14 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Italy_OWASP_Day_2014_Genova Italy:Genova OWASP Day 2014]
* May 14 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Italy_OWASP_Day_2014_Genova Italy:Genova OWASP Day 2014]
* May 17 - [http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/events/172449462/ OWASP USA: New Jersey] [http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/events/172449462/ meetup link]
* May 17 - [http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/events/172449462/ OWASP USA: New Jersey] [http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/events/172449462/ (meetup link)]
* June 13 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Spain Spain] [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Spain/Agenda_Chapter_Meeting Agenda link]
* June 13 - [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Spain Spain] [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Spain/Agenda_Chapter_Meeting (Agenda link)]
''[https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Chapter Full list of worldwide chapters]''
''[https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Chapter Full list of worldwide chapters]''
* Running a chapter and want your event featured in Community Update and on OWASP home page? Just add it to the [http://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=hl6cjgs6ep1h7oniqgueu2bhbo%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Los_Angeles OWASP events calendar]
** [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Chapter_Handbook/Chapter_7:_Organizing_Chapter_Meetings#OWASP_Calendar Instructions for chapter leaders on how to add events]
== Conferences ==
== Conferences ==

Revision as of 10:35, 6 May 2014

Join the Meeting - Connection Information

Watch the live or recorded meeting

Submit questions

  • Before the meeting - add to the Q&A off this page or tweet (use #owasp)
  • During the meeting - Via question & answer feature in google hangout or via twitter (use #owasp)

OWASP'er Mentions

Did someone do something great in OWASP? Recognize them here. Anyone can (and should) add individuals here.

  • Johanna Curiel - Leading community efforts to rally a team around projects
  • Who - why

Upcoming Events

OWASP Calendar


Full list of worldwide chapters


  • OWASP Latam Tour - April 21, 2014 - May 9, 2014
    • Starting in Chile, then Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay, Guatemala, Columbia, Argentina
  • OWASP AppSec EU - 2014 June 23, 2014 - June 26, 2014
    • Cambridge, UK

Full conference calendar

Notable Project Activity

New Activity

  • OWASP Media Project - Want to broadcast to the world or your chapter? This project has all the resources and info to get you moving. See the list of items already on the OWASP Global Youtube Channel and instructions here
    • Did you also knew that these subscribers would have received notice of the live event when they go to YouTube, thus giving you more view? Same goes for the recorded version.
    • Did you know that we can easily feature it on owasp.org front page using the channel?
    • And more importantly, did you knew that using OWASP official channel is the same as having your own channel, only that you have to switch account to page in Google? The only difference it would make is the name next to the video, it would be "OWASP".
    • Thanks to project leader Jonathan Marcil
    • Project Team: Yvan Boily, Nirmal Lama Titung, Ahmed Neil
  • OWASP Python Security Project - Accepted to upcoming conference EuroPython
    • The title of our talk is: "Tweaking libraries as a step towards secure programming"
    • "Python Security is a free, open source, project that aims at creating a hardened version of python that makes it easier for security professionals and developers to write applications more resilient to attacks and manipulations. "
    • Thanks to project leader Enrico Branca

Exciting Projects to Checkout

Activities Looking for Volunteers


Pages that Need Attention

  • OWASP RegEx - Needs some regular expression expertise. Focus on ensuring updated with applicable regex dos concerns

Editing Tips & Tricks

Wiki Clean Up Crew


Announcements from the Foundation


There are multiple ways to submit questions for the meeting. One option is to include your question here:

  • Question - Your name