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Wanted to communicate a Q3 update about OWASP Foundation to all mailing list members on a couple of high-level items.
 
Wanted to communicate a Q3 update about OWASP Foundation to all mailing list members on a couple of high-level items.
  
#0 - OWASP @ Blackhat 2009 - If you will making the trip to #Blackhat (that's twitter speak) be sure to join us for the OWASP breakout briefing about Critical Infrastructures July 29, 16:45 in Genoa room this is the OFFICIAL meet-up.
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A.OWASP @ Blackhat 2009 - If you will making the trip to #Blackhat (that's twitter speak) be sure to join us for the OWASP breakout briefing about Critical Infrastructures July 29, 16:45 in Genoa room this is the OFFICIAL meet-up.
  
#1 - OWASP EU Poland Videos are now online (thanks Seba) and people
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can quickly get to them by going to http://www.owasp.tv    or
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http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_AppSec_Europe_2009_-_Poland see
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B. OWASP EU Poland Videos are now online (thanks Seba) and people can quickly get to them by going to http://www.owasp.tv    or
OWASP blip videos share any of them with your teams = free SDLC
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http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_AppSec_Europe_2009_-_Poland see OWASP blip videos share any of them with your teams = free SDLC
 
training
 
training
  
#2 -  OWASP board meetings have been happening every month for
 
sometime now. One of the most common questions I get personally is
 
"what happened at the last meeting..." well its not a secret ivory
 
tower actually - we keep agenda's and results of each monthly meeting
 
ensuring that the OWASP ethics and principals are being adhered to.
 
So you can find this information both historic and future meetings
 
online see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Board_Meetings -
 
should you have a topic that you feel is critical for OWASP Foundation
 
we request that you communicate first with the appropriate Global
 
Committee as the purpose of these groups is to be a VOICE for each
 
region in the world and then focus on a defined mission with a team of
 
energy filled persons see:
 
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages note each
 
committee is led by a board member as well.
 
  
Questions about money, tax returns etc., are all located online as
 
well see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Foundation and managed
 
by Alison, what other professional technology group do you belong to
 
that is this transparent?
 
  
#3 - Global Committee's brings out another point - if you would like
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C. OWASP board meetings have been happening every month for sometime now. One of the most common questions I get personally is
to help OWASP continue to grow and have some cycles for selflessness
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"what happened at the last meeting..." well its not a secret ivory tower actually - we keep agenda's and results of each monthly meeting ensuring that the OWASP ethics and principals are being adhered to. So you can find this information both historic and future meetings online see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Board_Meetings - should you have a topic that you feel is critical for OWASP Foundation we request that you communicate first with the appropriate Global Committee as the purpose of these groups is to be a VOICE for each region in the world and then focus on a defined mission with a team of energy filled persons see:
volunteerism or simply a suggestion based on your experiences - join
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http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages note each committee is led by a board member as well.
the mailing list and or contact the Global Committee
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http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages the best way to
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change the world is to start with your local chapter, then region the
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globally.
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#4 - OWASP PodCasts http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Podcast  got
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Questions about money, tax returns etc., are all located online as well see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Foundation and managed by Alison, what other professional technology group do you belong to that is this transparent?
questions, comments or feedback for Jim Manico and team that have been
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working very hard to bring you interviews with AppSec folks globally,
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let them know send a email to podcast@owasp.org with your comments and
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favorite episode and why.
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#5 - OWASP Projects have been updated. Have a review of the existing
 
ones as well as detailed how-to on new projects see:
 
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Project
 
  
#6 - HELP WANTED - The OWASP Job Board has lots of active postings of
 
firms looking for the best in the industry, if you are looking for
 
employment or if it is time to change gears and accelerate your career
 
visit http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Jobs to have a look around
 
  
#7 - OWASP Conferences -
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D. Global Committee's brings out another point - if you would like to help OWASP continue to grow and have some cycles for selflessness volunteerism or simply a suggestion based on your experiences - join the mailing list and or contact the Global Committee http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages the best way to change the world is to start with your local chapter, then region the globally.
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_AppSec_Conference  the
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USA, DC OWASP event is going to be a BIG event plan now to attend it
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lock in your hotels and travel early.  If you would like to host a
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conference in 2010 be sure to contact Kate Hartmann with your proposal
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E. OWASP PodCasts http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Podcast got questions, comments or feedback for Jim Manico and team that have been  working very hard to bring you interviews with AppSec folks globally, let them know send a email to podcast@owasp.org with your comments and favorite episode and why.
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F. OWASP Projects have been updated. Have a review of the existing ones as well as detailed how-to on new projects see:
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http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Project
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G. HELP WANTED - The OWASP Job Board has lots of active postings of firms looking for the best in the industry, if you are looking for employment or if it is time to change gears and accelerate your career visit http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Jobs to have a look around
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H. OWASP Conferences http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_AppSec_Conference  the
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USA, DC OWASP event is going to be a BIG event plan now to attend it lock in your hotels and travel early.  If you would like to host a conference in 2010 be sure to contact Kate Hartmann with your proposal
 
for consideration for 2010.
 
for consideration for 2010.
  
#8 - OWASP GRANTS/SoC want to work on a OWASP project?  Want to
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sponsor a OWASP project take the time to review the following:
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I. OWASP GRANTS/SoC want to work on a OWASP project?  Want to sponsor a OWASP project take the time to review the following:
 
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Season_of_Code_2009
 
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Season_of_Code_2009
  
There is so much energy and passion with the OWASP Foundation, thank
 
you for being a member of our mailing lists and if you are an
 
Individual Member (a $50.00 annual donation) or a Organization
 
Supporter (a $5000.00 annual donation) and Accredited University
 
Supporters are FREE so talk to your University if they are not on the
 
list already.
 
  
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Membership#Current_OWASP_Organization_Support
 
ers_.26_Individual_Members
 
  
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT TO ALLOW US TO CONTINUE ON THE MISSION of
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There is so much energy and passion with the OWASP Foundation, thank you for being a member of our mailing lists and if you are an
"to make application security visible, so that people and
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Individual Member (a $50.00 annual donation) or a Organization Supporter (a $5000.00 annual donation) and Accredited University
organizations can make informed decisions about true application
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Supporters are FREE so talk to your University if they are not on the list already.
security risks"
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<center> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Membership#Current_OWASP_Organization_Supporters_.26_Individual_Members </center>
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On behalf of everyone at OWASP FOUNDATION, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT TO ALLOW US TO CONTINUE ON THE MISSION of "to make application security visible, so that people and organizations can make informed decisions about true application security risks".
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Tom Brennan
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Tom Brennan<br>
Volunteer Board Member
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Volunteer Board Member<br>
OWASP Foundation
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OWASP Foundation<br>
Direct: 973-202-0122
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Direct: 973-202-0122<br>
http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan
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http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan<br>

Latest revision as of 14:37, 14 July 2009

Q3 Update 2009

Wanted to communicate a Q3 update about OWASP Foundation to all mailing list members on a couple of high-level items.

A.OWASP @ Blackhat 2009 - If you will making the trip to #Blackhat (that's twitter speak) be sure to join us for the OWASP breakout briefing about Critical Infrastructures July 29, 16:45 in Genoa room this is the OFFICIAL meet-up.


B. OWASP EU Poland Videos are now online (thanks Seba) and people can quickly get to them by going to http://www.owasp.tv or http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_AppSec_Europe_2009_-_Poland see OWASP blip videos share any of them with your teams = free SDLC training


C. OWASP board meetings have been happening every month for sometime now. One of the most common questions I get personally is "what happened at the last meeting..." well its not a secret ivory tower actually - we keep agenda's and results of each monthly meeting ensuring that the OWASP ethics and principals are being adhered to. So you can find this information both historic and future meetings online see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Board_Meetings - should you have a topic that you feel is critical for OWASP Foundation we request that you communicate first with the appropriate Global Committee as the purpose of these groups is to be a VOICE for each region in the world and then focus on a defined mission with a team of energy filled persons see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages note each committee is led by a board member as well.

Questions about money, tax returns etc., are all located online as well see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Foundation and managed by Alison, what other professional technology group do you belong to that is this transparent?


D. Global Committee's brings out another point - if you would like to help OWASP continue to grow and have some cycles for selflessness volunteerism or simply a suggestion based on your experiences - join the mailing list and or contact the Global Committee http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Committee_Pages the best way to change the world is to start with your local chapter, then region the globally.


E. OWASP PodCasts http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Podcast got questions, comments or feedback for Jim Manico and team that have been working very hard to bring you interviews with AppSec folks globally, let them know send a email to podcast@owasp.org with your comments and favorite episode and why.


F. OWASP Projects have been updated. Have a review of the existing ones as well as detailed how-to on new projects see: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Project


G. HELP WANTED - The OWASP Job Board has lots of active postings of firms looking for the best in the industry, if you are looking for employment or if it is time to change gears and accelerate your career visit http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Jobs to have a look around


H. OWASP Conferences http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_AppSec_Conference the USA, DC OWASP event is going to be a BIG event plan now to attend it lock in your hotels and travel early. If you would like to host a conference in 2010 be sure to contact Kate Hartmann with your proposal for consideration for 2010.


I. OWASP GRANTS/SoC want to work on a OWASP project? Want to sponsor a OWASP project take the time to review the following: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Season_of_Code_2009


There is so much energy and passion with the OWASP Foundation, thank you for being a member of our mailing lists and if you are an Individual Member (a $50.00 annual donation) or a Organization Supporter (a $5000.00 annual donation) and Accredited University Supporters are FREE so talk to your University if they are not on the list already.

http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Membership#Current_OWASP_Organization_Supporters_.26_Individual_Members


On behalf of everyone at OWASP FOUNDATION, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT TO ALLOW US TO CONTINUE ON THE MISSION of "to make application security visible, so that people and organizations can make informed decisions about true application security risks".


Tom Brennan
Volunteer Board Member
OWASP Foundation
Direct: 973-202-0122
http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan