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OWASP Ireland-Limerick Board
Should you have a question about the local chapter, would like to get more involved contact ANY of the following people below
- President Marian Ventuneac
- Vice President TBD
- Secretary TBD
Address - TBD
OWASP Ireland Limerick 2012 Meetings
When: 31/07/2011 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: Limerick City Council, City Hall, Merchants Quay
This free event is open to all participants with an interest in application security.
Registration is required: http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventId=1125445
For ISACA and (ISC)² members: This event qualifies for free CPE credits/hours.
Title: OWASP Limerick - introduction, meeting agenda
19:05 - 19:50
Title: Introduction to Spring Security - presented by Brendan McKenna, Martin Dawes Systems
Abstract: Brendan will provide an overview of Spring Security, the de-facto standard for securing Spring-based applications.
Presenter: Brendan McKenna is currently working as TDA Designer / Security Architect with Martin Dawes Systems. He is programming since 1973, involved in security off and on since then. Lately more on than off.
19:50 - 20:00
OWASP Limerick/Munster Chapter Raffle
Free ticket for OWASP AppSec Ireland 2012 conference (4-6 September, Dublin)
Two representative software development / Information Security books.
20:00 - 21:00
Title: Top Ten Web Defenses - presented by Jim Manico, WhiteHat Security
Abstract: We cannot hack or firewall our way secure. Application programmers need to learn to code in a secure fashion if we have any chance of providing organizations with proper defences in the current threatscape. This talk will discuss the 10 most important security-centric computer programming techniques necessary to build low-risk web-based applications. This talk is best suited for technical web application development professionals at any stage of the software development lifecycle.
Presenter: Jim Manico is the VP of Security Architecture for WhiteHat Security, a web security firm. Jim is a participant and project manager of the OWASP Developer Cheatsheet series. He is also the producer and host of the OWASP Podcast Series.