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== Welcome to Los Angeles Chapter!  ==
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== Welcome to the Los Angeles Chapter!  ==
  
<paypal>Los Angeles</paypal><br>
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==== [http://www.regonline.com/donation_1044369 Sponsors and Supporters Donate Here] ====
  
[http://www.regonline.com/owasp_membership https://www.owasp.org/images/2/2f/Donatenow.jpg] Donate funds to Los Angeles chapter via RegOnline.  
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=====https://www.cvent.com/events/owasp-sponsorship-and-donation/registration-99bc1441e2684ff5b214b0df6b3a9ae3.aspx=====
  
== Announcements  ==
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Single Meeting Supporter:
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Organizations that wish to support the OWASP Los Angeles Chapter with a 100% tax deductible donation enable the OWASP Foundation to continue its mission
  
http://img1.meetupstatic.com/892670376411449149876/img/header/logo.png
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Get the following benefits::
===== We are on Meetup. Please join our community there. =====
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- Meet upwards of 60-90 potential new clients
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- Be recognized as a local supporter by posting your company logo on the local chapter page and on our Meetup site(Image size for logos: gif, jpg or png with a size of 150px X 45px at 72dpi or 55px X 80px at 72dpi)
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- Have your marketing write-up included in e-mail blasts sent prior to a monthly meeting.
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- Have a table at local chapter meeting
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- Promote your products and services
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- Bring a raffle prize to gather business cards
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Contact us [[#Los Angeles Chapter]] for general questions relating to sponsorship and donations
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== '''Announcements'''  ==
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=== Change in Leadership ===
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Tin Zaw has been a strong and effective visionary President and Leader for OWASP Los Angeles for several years. He will remain an active member of the Board, but effective January 1, 2013, Tin will be stepping down as Leader. Richard Greenberg -- Current Board Member, will assume this role going forward. We give our thanks to Tin for his efforts and dedication and look forward to the new year under Richard's leadership.
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'''[http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/ http://img1.meetupstatic.com/892670376411449149876/img/header/logo.png]
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==== We are on Meetup. Please join our community there. ====
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===== If you are unable to access Meetup from your work computer as a result of filtering of social sites, we recommend that you view it on your smart phone or via your personal computer. =====
  
 
===== http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/ =====
 
===== http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/ =====
  
===== Sign up for OWASP Los Angeles mailing list, very low volume and spam free.  =====
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== '''OWASP Mailing List'''==
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===== Sign up for the OWASP Los Angeles mailing list, very low volume and spam free.  =====
  
 
===== https://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-losangeles  =====
 
===== https://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-losangeles  =====
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== Next&nbsp;Chapter Meeting:&nbsp; April 25, 2012, 3:00 PM <br> ==
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== '''Next Meeting February 20, 7PM:'''==  
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*'''At: Symantec Offices'''
  
(Note different date, time and location)<br>
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*900 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230
  
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*Note the change in date, due to RSA
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Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles </b>
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5990 Green Valley Cir
 
  
Culver City, CA 90230
 
  
(310) 641-7740
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== '''Speaker: iMan Louis''' ==
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*''' Abstract: Secure Password Storage Practices '''
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(or Why "Hashing + Salting != Secure Passwords")
  
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Many web applications require passwords that are hard for users to remember, cumbersome to type, yet easy for hackers to crack. With affordable, lightning-fast hardware aiding hackers, we have recently seen a number of large organizations in the news for user-password security failures. Join us as we discuss common attacks on password lists/tables as well as some password storage practices that can make any cracking attempts not worth the attackers’ time.
  
RSVP will open soon at http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/
 
  
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*'''Bio: iMan Louis '''
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iMan is a Senior Consultant with Cigital Inc., where he conducts security code reviews, ethical hacking, and web application security assessments for some of the largest global corporations. He has also developed courseware for Cigital's Defensive Programming course series and delivered instructor-led training for many years. He brings 12 years of experience in software development and application security. iMan has recently moved from San Francisco to the Greater L.A. area and is looking forward to being an active member of our L.A. OWASP chapter.
  
== April message from OWASP Los Angeles <br> ==
 
  
<b>1. Hold the Date -- April 25 </b>
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== '''Sponsors: Arxan Technologies and Cigital'''==
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''' Arxan Technologies '''
  
We are planning for 1/2 day conference on April 25 -- calling it a Mini-Summit -- starting at 3PM at a hotel on the west side (most likely in Culver City). We have at least 3 speakers and a panel discussion. The event includes food and beverages and there will be a small fee (no more than $20) to offset the cost.  
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Sharing thought leadership & best practices on mobile apps security.
  
Please show us love by registering. Registration will open soon on Meetup.  
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MOBILE APPLICATION PROTECTION
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Application Security for Digital Media, Enterprise, Financial Institutions, Gaming, Software Publishers and more.
  
<b> 2. Participate in Projects </b>
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WORLD LEADER IN PROTECTING THE APP ECONOMY
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Security for Mobile, Desktop, Embedded and Server Applications.
  
OWASP is about projects. Without projects, OWASP wouldn't exist, and projects need new blood. I would like to encourage your participation in the projects. There are many projects to choose from (link below) but  testing, development and code review guides are in urgent need of help. You don't need to be a coder to contribute.
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ACTIVE CONTENT PROTECTION TO SECURE PREMIUM CONTENT AND DIGITAL MEDIA APPLICATIONS
  
https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Project
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ANTI-TAMPER, ANTI-PIRACY SOFTWARE PROTECTION
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Prevent lost revenue and compromise of intellectual property from hacker attacks in global markets
  
Please see what you can contribute and feel free to reach out to the project leaders directly, or send me an email if you want an introduction.
 
  
<b> 3. Call for Local Speakers </b>
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''' Cigital '''
  
We have a lot of security talent in LA area and we would love to hear from you. Edward Bonver is leading an initiative to have local speakers more involved and present at OWASP meetings. Please reach out to him at edward@owasp.org if you're interested.
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The world’s largest consulting firm specializing in software security
  
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Cigital, Inc is the global leader in helping organizations design, build, and maintain secure software. Our unique expertise, technologies, and training services are a culmination of over twenty years of research and thousands of successful software security consulting engagements at leading public and private organizations throughout the world.
  
== Other Events  ==
 
  
'''ISSA-LA''' holds a lunch meeting on the 3rd Wed of each month, for more information visit [http://www.issa-la.org/ www.issa-la.org].
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===== Please RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/events/ =====
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== Would you like to speak at an OWASP Los Angeles Meeting? ==
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Would you like to speak at an OWASP Los Angeles Meeting?  
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Call for Papers (CFP) is NOW OPEN. To speak at upcoming OWASP Los Angeles meetings please submit your BIO and talk abstract via email to [mailto:tin.zaw@owasp.org Tin Zaw]. The talk must be vendor neutral and its content be available under Creative Common 3.0 license.  
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Call for Papers (CFP) is NOW OPEN. To speak at upcoming OWASP Los Angeles meetings please submit your BIO and talk abstract via email to [mailto:richard.greenberg@owasp.org Richard Greenberg]. The talk must be vendor neutral and its content be available under Creative Common 3.0 license.  
  
 
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== '''Other Events'''  ==
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*'''ISSA Los Angeles Monthly Meeting'''
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        Special Discount for OWASP Members
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        WEDNESDAY, Feb 20, 2013 11:30 AM - 1:45 PM
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        at Les Freres Taix French Restaurant
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        1911 West Sunset Blvd., LA, Ca 90026
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        (213) 484-1265
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        issala.org
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*''' [http://www.issala.org/summit/ Early Bird Registration now open for the ISSA LA Security Summit May 21 at the Universal City Hilton] '''
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== Archives of Previous Meetings  ==
 
== Archives of Previous Meetings  ==
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[[Los Angeles/2012 Meetings|2012 Meetings]]
  
 
[[Los Angeles/2011 Meetings|2011 Meetings]]  
 
[[Los Angeles/2011 Meetings|2011 Meetings]]  
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== Los Angeles Chapter  ==
 
== Los Angeles Chapter  ==
  
*[mailto:tin.zaw@owasp.org Tin Zaw] -- Chapter Leader and President   
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*[mailto:richard.greenberg@owasp.org Richard Greenberg] -- Chapter Leader and President   
*[mailto:cassio@owasp.org Cassio Goldschmidt] -- Board Member
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*[mailto:tin.zaw@owasp.org Tin Zaw] -- Board Member
*[mailto:richard.greenberg@owasp.org Richard Greenberg] -- Board Member
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*[mailto:edward@owasp.org Edward Bonver] -- Board Member
 
*[mailto:edward@owasp.org Edward Bonver] -- Board Member
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*[mailto:Kelly.Fitzgerald@owasp.org Kelly Fitzgerald] -- Board Member
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*[mailto:Stuart.Schwartz@owasp.org Stuart Schwartz] -- Board Member
  
Volunteer OWASP Leaders: Kelly Fitzgerald, Yev Avidon, Mikhael Felker and Stuart Schwartz
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Volunteer OWASP Leaders: Yev Avidon and Mikhael Felker <br>
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The Los Angeles chapter was founded by Cassio Goldschmidt.
  
 
<br>The AppSec USA 2010 conference received rave reviews. Thanks to all the volunteers and great speakers who helped make it a success!  
 
<br>The AppSec USA 2010 conference received rave reviews. Thanks to all the volunteers and great speakers who helped make it a success!  

Revision as of 05:00, 9 February 2013

Contents

Welcome to the Los Angeles Chapter!

Sponsors and Supporters Donate Here

https://www.cvent.com/events/owasp-sponsorship-and-donation/registration-99bc1441e2684ff5b214b0df6b3a9ae3.aspx

Single Meeting Supporter: Organizations that wish to support the OWASP Los Angeles Chapter with a 100% tax deductible donation enable the OWASP Foundation to continue its mission

Get the following benefits::

- Meet upwards of 60-90 potential new clients
- Be recognized as a local supporter by posting your company logo on the local chapter page and on our Meetup site(Image size for logos: gif, jpg or png with a size of 150px X 45px at 72dpi or 55px X 80px at 72dpi) 
- Have your marketing write-up included in e-mail blasts sent prior to a monthly meeting.
- Have a table at local chapter meeting 
- Promote your products and services
- Bring a raffle prize to gather business cards

Contact us #Los Angeles Chapter for general questions relating to sponsorship and donations

Announcements

Change in Leadership

Tin Zaw has been a strong and effective visionary President and Leader for OWASP Los Angeles for several years. He will remain an active member of the Board, but effective January 1, 2013, Tin will be stepping down as Leader. Richard Greenberg -- Current Board Member, will assume this role going forward. We give our thanks to Tin for his efforts and dedication and look forward to the new year under Richard's leadership.


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We are on Meetup. Please join our community there.

If you are unable to access Meetup from your work computer as a result of filtering of social sites, we recommend that you view it on your smart phone or via your personal computer.
http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/


OWASP Mailing List

Sign up for the OWASP Los Angeles mailing list, very low volume and spam free.
https://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-losangeles


Next Meeting February 20, 7PM:

  • At: Symantec Offices
  • 900 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230
  • Note the change in date, due to RSA


Speaker: iMan Louis

  • Abstract: Secure Password Storage Practices

(or Why "Hashing + Salting != Secure Passwords")

Many web applications require passwords that are hard for users to remember, cumbersome to type, yet easy for hackers to crack. With affordable, lightning-fast hardware aiding hackers, we have recently seen a number of large organizations in the news for user-password security failures. Join us as we discuss common attacks on password lists/tables as well as some password storage practices that can make any cracking attempts not worth the attackers’ time.


  • Bio: iMan Louis

iMan is a Senior Consultant with Cigital Inc., where he conducts security code reviews, ethical hacking, and web application security assessments for some of the largest global corporations. He has also developed courseware for Cigital's Defensive Programming course series and delivered instructor-led training for many years. He brings 12 years of experience in software development and application security. iMan has recently moved from San Francisco to the Greater L.A. area and is looking forward to being an active member of our L.A. OWASP chapter.


Sponsors: Arxan Technologies and Cigital

Arxan Technologies

Sharing thought leadership & best practices on mobile apps security.

MOBILE APPLICATION PROTECTION Application Security for Digital Media, Enterprise, Financial Institutions, Gaming, Software Publishers and more.

WORLD LEADER IN PROTECTING THE APP ECONOMY Security for Mobile, Desktop, Embedded and Server Applications.

ACTIVE CONTENT PROTECTION TO SECURE PREMIUM CONTENT AND DIGITAL MEDIA APPLICATIONS

ANTI-TAMPER, ANTI-PIRACY SOFTWARE PROTECTION Prevent lost revenue and compromise of intellectual property from hacker attacks in global markets


Cigital

The world’s largest consulting firm specializing in software security

Cigital, Inc is the global leader in helping organizations design, build, and maintain secure software. Our unique expertise, technologies, and training services are a culmination of over twenty years of research and thousands of successful software security consulting engagements at leading public and private organizations throughout the world.


Please RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Los-Angeles/events/


Would you like to speak at an OWASP Los Angeles Meeting?

Call for Papers (CFP) is NOW OPEN. To speak at upcoming OWASP Los Angeles meetings please submit your BIO and talk abstract via email to Richard Greenberg. The talk must be vendor neutral and its content be available under Creative Common 3.0 license.


Other Events

  • ISSA Los Angeles Monthly Meeting
       Special Discount for OWASP Members
       WEDNESDAY, Feb 20, 2013 11:30 AM - 1:45 PM
       at Les Freres Taix French Restaurant
       1911 West Sunset Blvd., LA, Ca 90026
       (213) 484-1265
       issala.org


Archives of Previous Meetings

2012 Meetings

2011 Meetings

2010 Meetings

2009 Meetings

2008 Meetings

List of presentations available from past meetings


Los Angeles Chapter

Volunteer OWASP Leaders: Yev Avidon and Mikhael Felker
The Los Angeles chapter was founded by Cassio Goldschmidt.


The AppSec USA 2010 conference received rave reviews. Thanks to all the volunteers and great speakers who helped make it a success!

Web archive: http://2010.AppSecUSA.org

Videos: http://vimeo.com/user4863863/videos

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