Minneapolis St Paul

Revision as of 22:34, 11 April 2011 by Webappsecguy (talk | contribs) (Dropping older videos to keep Most Recent Content section fresh.)

Jump to: navigation, search

OWASP Minneapolis-St. Paul (OWASP MSP)

Welcome to the Minneapolis-St. Paul (OWASP MSP) chapter homepage. The chapter president is Adam Baso and the vice president is Lorna Alamri. OWASP MSP is host to the flagship outreach effort, OWASP AppSec USA 2011, being held at the Minneapolis Convention Center September 20-23, 2011. Visit http://www.appsecusa.org/ to learn more about the training, talks, showroom, and Capture the Flag contest at AppSec USA 2011 as OWASP celebrates its tenth anniversary in Minneapolis, Minnesota!

Up Next: Two great speakers two weeks in a row! Monday, April 18, 2011 and Monday, April 25, 2011 local chapter meetings - Michael Coates - Attack Aware Applications (live webcast delivered from Mozilla in California to Open Book in Minneapolis on April 18) and John Steven - Threat Modeling (by example) (live in person at UAW-Ford-MnSCU Training Center on April 25). Presenters start at 6:30 PM Central Time both nights.
Click here to join the local chapter mailing list.


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.


Btn donate SM.gif to this chapter or become a local chapter supporter.

Or consider the value of Individual, Corporate, or Academic Supporter membership. Ready to become a member? Join Now BlueIcon.JPG


<paypal>Minneapolis St Paul</paypal>

Or consider the value of Individual, Organization, or Accredited University Supporter membership to contribute to better application security in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area, surrounding Twin Cities metropolitan region, greater Minnesota, and the global software community.

Platinum Sponsors

Best Buy logo.jpg      Advance it minnesota logo.png

Gold Sponsors

AccuvantLogoNEW.jpg      Midwave.gif

Meetings and More

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Monday, April 18, 2011
Michael Coates: Attack Aware Applications
Delivery Method: Live webcast from Mozilla (California)
Meeting Location: Open Book in Minneapolis

Learn more and register at http://michaelcoatesappsensor.eventbrite.com/.

Room opens at 6:00 PM, speaker at 6:30 PM.

Monday, April 25, 2011
John Steven: Threat Modeling (by example)
Delivery Method: Live on site in Highland Park
Meeting Location: UAW-Ford-MnSCU Training Center

Learn more and register at http://johnsteventhreatmodeling.eventbrite.com/.

Thank you to our meeting sponsor, Advance IT Minnesota.

Stay Updated

Click here to join the local chapter mailing list

Follow OWASP MSP on your favorite social media sites:

Linkedin mini.png Twitter mini.png Facebook mini.png 

Share OWASP MSP on your favorite social media sites:

Linkedin mini.png Twitter mini.png Facebook mini.png Digg mini.png Delicious mini.png Reddit mini.png Myspace mini.png


Secure360 is an annual conference providing high quality educational sessions and networking opportunities while working to identify developing trends in risk management, physical security, governance, audit, information security, contingency planning and human capital.

DC612 Meetings

DC612 meets the 2nd Thursday of the month.


Videos of past meetings are available at the OWASPMSP Videos node,the OWASP MSP Vimeo Channel, and http://vimeo.com/owaspmsp.

Most Recent Content

Dan Cornell - Smart Phones, Dumb Apps - OWASP (MSP) - 7 December 2010 (93 minutes) Vimeo Video

Gunnar Peterson - Audit Logging Done Right - OWASP (MSP) - 20 September 2010 (55 minutes) Vimeo Video

Dinis Cruz - How OWASP Works - OWASP (MSP) - 10 August 2010 (55 minutes) Vimeo Video

Dinis Cruz - O2 - OWASP (MSP) - 10 August 2010 (110 minutes) Vimeo Video

Previous Events

OWASP Minneapolis-St. Paul 2009 Half Day Conference - August 24, 2009

Thanks again for another year to all who joined us for an afternoon of information security presentations on August 24, 2009 at the St. Paul Student Center Auditorium/Theater on the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities campus. Visit the conference page for a recap or watch the video at Vimeo.

OWASP & FLOSS Application Security Mini-Conference 2008 - October 21, 2008

Thanks to all who joined us on October 21, 2008 for a mini conference in October 2008 at University of Minnesota's Saint Paul campus. Our first conference was a great success, with around 150 people attending! We were fortunate to have even higher attendance in 2009.

Chapter Leaders/Contacts

President: Adam Baso

Vice President: Lorna Alamri

Board Member and Former OWASP MSP President: Kuai Hinojosa

Board Member and Former OWASP MSP President: Bob Sullivan

Board Member: David Bryan

Board Member: Joe Teff