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October will see our chapter's 2nd meeting. Yegor Jbanov will introduce us to OWASP's WebGoat project. WebGoat is a deliberately insecure J2EE web application maintained by OWASP designed to teach web application security lessons. In each lesson, users must demonstrate their understanding of a security issue by exploiting a real vulnerability in the WebGoat application. For example, in one of the lessons the user must use SQL injection to steal fake credit card numbers. The application is a realistic teaching environment, providing users with hints and code to further explain the lesson.
The meeting will take place Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 6:00 PM in the Telus Plaza North Tower. Please meet us in the building's lobby so that we can escort you to the boardroom.
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