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Project Division Updates

Currently Working On

  • AppSec APAC 2013: Planning
    • I have now closed down the 'Call for Entries' for the OWASP Project Track (OPT).
    • We received two applicants for the OPT.
    • We are in the process of sorting out logistics for these potential speakers.
  • New Project Web Page
    • The new Project Page design is now complete.
    • Please review the page, and note down any comments, changes, etc.
    • I plan to make this live towards the beginning of January.
    • Viewers have mentioned that there are perhaps too many tabs. What are your thoughts on this?
  • OWASP Initiatives Meeting
    • I have not received feedback since the last GPC meeting.
    • Please review when you get the opportunity, and provide feedback.
    • If there is no feedback, I will assume that the proposal has no objections.
  • Projects Handbook 2013
    • I have not received feedback since the last GPC meeting.
    • Please review when you get the opportunity, and provide feedback.
    • If there is no feedback, I will assume that the proposal has no objections.
  • Daily Project based queries and requests
    • This has not changed much since I began the post: questions are very similar in nature.
    • Global AppSec questions.
    • Funding queries.
    • Travel availability.
    • Project based administrative help.
    • Project status information.
    • Several project donations questions.
    • OWASP LinkedIn Updates.
    • What's happening with projects, questions.

Grants Updates

  • Guidebooks Grant
  1. Amount: $25,000
  2. Status: Alison, Kate, and I submitted the final paperwork. Deb has accepted, and she is in the process of sorting out payment. The payments will be distributed to us in 3 instalments.
  1. ESAPI Proposal
  • Amount: $25,000
  • Status: Deb, our DHS Representative, has let me know that this proposal has passed the first round of reviews. It is currently in the peer review stage of the assessment. We should hear back from them after the holidays.
  1. ModSecurity Grant Writing
  • Amount: $30,000
  • Status: We are still in the grant writing process.
  1. Google Grants Proposal
  • Amount: $120,00 in Adwords Funds
  • Status: This is complete and submitted. We should hear back from the Google Grants team some time this month.