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OWASP Kerala

Welcome to the Kerala chapter homepage. The chapter leader is Deepu Joseph
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OWASP Foundation (Overview Slides) is a professional association of global members and is open to anyone interested in learning more about software security. Local chapters are run independently and guided by the Chapter_Leader_Handbook. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit professional association your support and sponsorship of any meeting venue and/or refreshments is tax-deductible. Financial contributions should only be made online using the authorized online chapter donation button. To be a SPEAKER at ANY OWASP Chapter in the world simply review the speaker agreement and then contact the local chapter leader with details of what OWASP PROJECT, independent research or related software security topic you would like to present on.


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Upcoming meeting

The monthly meeting of OWASP-Kerala chapter will be held on March 14th at Cyber Prizm, Kacheripady, Cochin. This month's main session will be on "Buffer Overflows: An In-depth Analysis", and will be handled by Amal Krishnan from Cognizant's Digital Security Practise.

  • Topic: "Buffer Overflows: An In-depth Analysis".
  • Venue: Cyber Prizm, Kacheripady, Cochin
  • Date: 14th March, 2010
  • Time: 4 pm to 5:30 pm

Past Meetings

Feb 2010

The monthly meeting of OWASP-Kerala chapter was held on February 14th at Cyber Prizm, Kacheripady, Cochin. The month's main session focused on Cryptography, and was handled by Praseed Pai ( ). The session involved explaining the concepts of cryptography, and detailed demo of the encryption libraries available with the .NET and Java enterprise stack.

  • Topic: "Cryptography - Concepts and Programming".
  • Venue: Cyber Prizm, Kacheripady, Cochin
  • Date: 14th February, 2010
  • Time: 4 pm to 5:30 pm

Jan 2010

OWASP-Kerala conducted its monthly meeting on Jan 10, 2010 at Cyber Prizm, Kacheripaddy, Cochin. The session was handled by Binny V A (, who is a freelance web developer on the LAMP platform.

  • Topic: Intro to client side/javascript security vulnerabilities and XSS
  • Venue - Cyber Prizm
  • Location - Kacheripady (next to Excise Office)
  • Date - 10 Jan 10.
  • Time - 1600 - 1730 hrs IST

Nov 2009

An OWASP-Kerala meetup was held on Nov. 8, 2009 at Cyber Prism, Kacheripady, Kochi.

Manu Zacharia, Information Security Evangelist with 15+ yrs of experience & Director-Info Sec at Millennium Consultants conducted a talk on "Introduction to Information Security".

  • Venue - Cyber Prizm
  • Location - Kacheripady (next to Excise Office), Cochin
  • Date - 08 Nov 09.
  • Time - 1600 - 1800 hrs IST

Oct 2009

OWASP-Kerala meets for the first time!

  • VENUE: Cafe SomewhereElse, Elamkulam, Cochin
  • DATE: Sunday, 27th September - 4 PM, 2009
  • AGENDA: Informal familiarisation meet, with the aim of introducing everyone to OWASP.