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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: 21/02/2012 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=1065199
For ISACA and (ISC)² members: This event qualifies for free CPE credits/hours.
Title: OWASP Limerick - introduction, objectives, meeting agenda
19:00 - 19:50
Title: HTML5 - A Whole New Attack Vector - presented by Robert McArdle
Presenter: Robert is currently working as the manager of Trend Micro's Advanced Threat Research team in Europe, where he is involved in analyzing the latest malware threats, specializing in researching the future threat landscape and criminal underground. Robert is a regular presenter for the press and at security conferences. He has also written and lectures an MSc module in Malware Analysis at Cork IT and UCD, and is a trainer for several SANS qualifications. A graduate of Trinity and DCU he holds several qualifications from SANS and serves on the SANS advisory board.
19:55 - 20:10
20:05 - 20:45
Title: Practical Defense with mod_security WAF - presented by Marian Ventuneac
Abstract: This presentation will introduce the audience to mod_security Web Application Firewall. Several practical cases on timely mitigation of various security risks using mod_security will be presented.
Presenter: Marian Ventuneac
OWASP Limerick Chapter Raffle: Two sponsored software development/information security books will be available for this event.