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== Local News ==
 
== Local News ==
 
  
 
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OWASP Qatar Chapter is pleased to announce its second meeting of this year on Thursday, 27th June at ictQATAR Building, Al-Nasr Tower- B, Mezzanine Floor.
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In web application security, what is worse than insecure sessions? The lack of session management and securing web sessions could dramatically impact the security of any website.
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In the upcoming meeting, Session Management threats, SSL/TLS Certificates, Credential management, and other aspects will be presented by our distinguished speakers. Most common vulnerabilities in securing sessions that are seen in the wild will be highlighted as well with tips and recommendations to avoid them in your web servers. Whether you are a web developer in profession, or an individual owning your own web server, you don’t want to miss the opportunity on how to secure your web server from session management threats.
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Moreover, we will discuss the new OWASP Top 10 (2013) release. Is there any dramatic change than 2010? You will get the change to figure that out.
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We’re looking forward to greeting new and active members at June 2013’s OWASP meeting, and we anticipate the lively discussions that will result in improving the security of application software in Qatar.
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Details:
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Date: Thursday, 27th June 2013
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Time: 10 AM- 12 PM
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Location: ictQATAR Building, Al-Nasr Tower- B, Mezzanine Floor
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For registration and viewing the agenda, please find this URL: http://owaspqatar-jun2013.eventbrite.com
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== [[Earlier Events:]]==
  
'''OWASP Qatar Chapter Forum, September 2012'''
 
  
The Qatar Chapter of OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project), will have our Fall 2012 Qatar OWASP Forum on Thursday, 20 September at the W Doha Hotel and Residences. 
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We’re looking forward to greeting new and active members at September’s OWASP Forum, to the lively discussions that will result in improving the security of application software in Qatar.
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Fall 2012 Qatar OWASP Forum was held on Thursday, 20 September at the W Doha Hotel and Residences. 
 
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"From SQL Injection to Pwning the Enterprise"  
 
"From SQL Injection to Pwning the Enterprise"  
  
For registration and more information about the meeting: http://owaspqatarforum.eventbrite.com/
 
  
  
  
  
[[Earlier Events:]]
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[[February 2012]]
 
OWASP Qatar Chapter meeting washeld in 20th February,2012 at Qatar University.
 
OWASP Qatar Chapter meeting washeld in 20th February,2012 at Qatar University.
 
This meeting was followed by 2-day course "Assessing and Exploiting Web Applications with Samurai-WTF" given by: Justin Searle.
 
This meeting was followed by 2-day course "Assessing and Exploiting Web Applications with Samurai-WTF" given by: Justin Searle.

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OWASP Qatar

Welcome to the Qatar chapter homepage. The chapter leader is Dana Al-Abdulla

funds to OWASP earmarked for Qatar.

Click here to join the local chapter mailing list.

Participation

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Local News

Upcoming Meetings:

OWASP Qatar Chapter is pleased to announce its second meeting of this year on Thursday, 27th June at ictQATAR Building, Al-Nasr Tower- B, Mezzanine Floor.

In web application security, what is worse than insecure sessions? The lack of session management and securing web sessions could dramatically impact the security of any website.

In the upcoming meeting, Session Management threats, SSL/TLS Certificates, Credential management, and other aspects will be presented by our distinguished speakers. Most common vulnerabilities in securing sessions that are seen in the wild will be highlighted as well with tips and recommendations to avoid them in your web servers. Whether you are a web developer in profession, or an individual owning your own web server, you don’t want to miss the opportunity on how to secure your web server from session management threats.

Moreover, we will discuss the new OWASP Top 10 (2013) release. Is there any dramatic change than 2010? You will get the change to figure that out.

We’re looking forward to greeting new and active members at June 2013’s OWASP meeting, and we anticipate the lively discussions that will result in improving the security of application software in Qatar.


Details:

Date: Thursday, 27th June 2013

Time: 10 AM- 12 PM

Location: ictQATAR Building, Al-Nasr Tower- B, Mezzanine Floor


For registration and viewing the agenda, please find this URL: http://owaspqatar-jun2013.eventbrite.com



Earlier Events:

2012

September 2012: Fall 2012 Qatar OWASP Forum was held on Thursday, 20 September at the W Doha Hotel and Residences. Speakers:

Jason Lam, Senior Security Analyst - SANS Institute. “Defending Web Applications: Going Back to First Principles”

Thierry Sans, Assistant Professor - Carnegie Mellon University-Qatar,. “You have installed what?”

Firosh Ummer -Paladion. "Application Security Trends: Leanings from the trenches"

K K Mookhey -Network Intelligence. "From SQL Injection to Pwning the Enterprise"



February 2012 OWASP Qatar Chapter meeting washeld in 20th February,2012 at Qatar University. This meeting was followed by 2-day course "Assessing and Exploiting Web Applications with Samurai-WTF" given by: Justin Searle.



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