OWASP Software Assurance Day DC 2009
Welcome to the OWASP Software Assurance Day DC 2009.
This single-day conference will be held on March 13th in conjunction with the Software Assurance Forum (March 10th-12th) sponsored by the US Department of Homeland Security, Department of Defense and National Institute of Standards and Technology.
We are pleased to invite OWASP members, attendees of the Software Assurance Forum and any other interested parties to join us for this event.
At this event, you will hear presentations from key leaders in the web application security domain on:
- the state of the union for the Open Web Application Security Project
- the current status of several ongoing OWASP projects
- recently released knowledge resources to assist web application security programs in establishing a standard for minimum due care
- recipes for leveraging OWASP resources in security testing efforts
- the emerging importance of application security in the wireless domain
- a state-of-the-art approach to automating multi-perspective application security assessment
You will also find out how you can leverage OWASP resources and participate in OWASP activities through local chapters in the DC/NOVA/Maryland area.
The co-located Software Assurance Forum is also a free conference and open to any attendees of OWASP Software Assurance Day DC 2009, though it will require separate registration.
For information on registration for the Software Assurance Forum, please contact Jennifer Brezovic.
If you have any questions relating to the conference or just want to help out, please email the conference chair, Sean Barnum.
Registration link should be up soon.
The OWASP Software Assurance Day DC 2009 will be held in conjunction with the DHS/DOD/NIST Software Assurance Forum at MITRE Building 1, 7525 Colshire Drive, McLean, VA 22102.
Please use the Conference Center entrance.
Agenda and Presentations: 13 March 2009
|March 13, 2009|
|08:15-08:30|| OWASP Software Assurance Day DC kickoff
Sean Barnum, Conference Chair
|08:30-09:00|| Intro to OWASP
|09:00-09:45|| CWE/SANS Top 25: Towards Minimum Due Care in Software Security
Steve Christey, Mitre
|09:50-10:35|| Don’t Write Your Own Security Code: The OWASP Enterprise Security API
Jeff Williams, Aspect Security
|10:50-11:35|| Cooking with OWASP: Recipes in Web Security Testing
Paco Hope, Cigital
|11:40-12:25|| OWASP Application Security Verification Standard (ASVS)
Dave Wichers, Aspect Security
|12:25-13:40||Lunch – MITRE Cafeteria|
|13:45-14:30|| Maturing Software Assessment Through Static Analysis
John Steven, Cigital
|14:35-15:20|| The Future of Mobile: Developing Secure Mobile Applications
Jason Rouse, Cigital
|15:40-16:25|| OWASP Live CD: An open environment for Web Application Security
Matt Tesauro, Texas Education Agency
|16:25-16:45||Conference Wrap Up and Opportunities to Contribute|
Venue: MITRE Building 1, 7525 Colshire Drive, McLean, VA 22102
Please use the Conference Center entrance.
The conference has not negotiated any special rates for hotel accommodation but the following hotels are near the conference venue:
McLean Hilton 7920 Jones Branch Drive McLean, VA Tel: 1-703-448-1234
Westin Hotel 7801 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA Tel: 1-703-893-1340
Marriott 8028 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA Tel: 1-703-734-3200
Embassy Suites 8517 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA Tel: 1-703-883-0707
The Crowne Plaza Tysons Corner (formerly the Holiday Inn) 1960 Chain Bridge Rd McLean, VA Tel: 1-703-893-2100
Sheraton Premiere Tysons 8661 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA Tel: 1-703-506-2500
Transportation to the Conference
Both are roughly equidistant from the venue and offer a range of airline and flight options.
How to get to the venue?
See the map.
Registration and Conference Fees
OWASP Software Assurance Day DC 2009 will be a free conference.
Despite the fact that this is a free conference, we still need you to register to fulfill security requirements of the facility and to ensure that we don't exceed venue capacity.
Registration links should be up soon.
For more information please contact the team below for conference details, sponsorship or registration.
Mr Sean Barnum (Conference Chair) , Cigital Federal, Inc.
OWASP Operations Director
9175 Guilford Road, Suite 300
Columbia, MD 21046, USA
If you are interested in sponsoring this OWASP conference, please contact Sean Barnum.