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<PRE> The OWASP Foundation<br><br> Contributor License Agreement<br><br><br>Thank you for your interest in The OWASP Foundation (the<br>"Foundation"). In order to clarify the intellectual property license<br>granted with contributions of software from any person or entity<br>(the "Contributor"), the Foundation would like to have a Contributor<br>License Agreement on file that has been signed by the Contributor,<br>indicating agreement to the license terms below. This license is for<br>your protection as a Contributor of software to the Foundation and does<br>not change your right to use your own contributions for any other purpose.<br><br>If you have not already done so, please complete this Agreement and<br>send it by facsimile to the Foundation at +1-208-379-1165, or send a<br>photocopy by regular mail to The OWASP Foundation,<br>9175 Guilford Road, Suite 300, Columbia, MD 21046, U.S.A. Please read this<br>document carefully before signing and keep the original for your records.<br><br><br> Full name: ____________________________ E-Mail: ___________________<br><br> Mailing Address: ______________________ Telephone: ___________________<br><br> _______________________________________ Facsimile: ___________________<br><br> _______________________________________ Country: ___________________<br><br><br>You and the Foundation hereby accept and agree to the following terms<br>and conditions:<br><br>1. Your "Contributions" means all of your past, present and future<br> contributions of source code and documentation to the<br> Foundation, however submitted to the Foundation, excluding any<br> submissions that are conspicuously marked or otherwise designated in<br> writing by You as "Not a Contribution."<br><br>2. You hereby grant to the Foundation a non-exclusive, irrevocable,<br> worldwide, no-charge, transferable copyright license to use,<br> execute, prepare derivative works of, and distribute (internally<br> and externally, in object code and, if included in your<br> Contributions, source code form) your Contributions. Except for the<br> rights granted to the Foundation in this paragraph, You reserve all<br> right, title and interest in and to your Contributions. OWASP will always<br> release a free and open version of anything we distribute that<br> includes your Contributions.<br><br>3. You represent that you are legally entitled to grant the above<br> license. If your employer(s) have rights to intellectual property<br> that you create, you represent that you have received permission<br> to make the Contributions on behalf of that employer, or that your<br> employer has waived such rights for your Contributions to the<br> Foundation.<br><br>4. You represent that, except as disclosed in your Contribution<br> submission(s), each of your Contributions is your original creation.<br> You represent that your Contribution submission(s) include complete<br> details of any license or other restriction (including, but not<br> limited to, related patents and trademarks) associated with any part<br> of your Contribution(s) (including a copy of any applicable license<br> agreement). You agree to notify the Foundation of any facts or<br> circumstances of which you become aware that would make Your<br> representations in this Agreement inaccurate in any respect.<br><br>5. You are not expected to provide support for your Contributions,<br> except to the extent you desire to provide support. You may provide<br> support for free, for a fee, or not at all. Your Contributions are<br> provided as-is, with all faults defects and errors, and without<br> warranty of any kind (either express or implied) including, without<br> limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability and fitness for<br> a particular purpose and any warranty of non-infringement.<br><br><br>Please sign: __________________________________ Date: ________________<br><br></PRE>