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International Board of Directors 2007-Current / NYC / New Jersey Chapter Leader 2004-Current
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<h2>2012 Election of Officers - Why Me?</h2>
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Tom Brennan has served on the International Board of Directors since 2007 ( [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Board_Meetings Voting history and Global History] )and has been a active chapter leader and project contributor since 2004.  During his leadership of OWASP Foundation he has led many global and local initiatives for OWASP.  If reelected he will continue to invest his most valuable resource TIME in support of the mission without prejudice on stratigic or tactical endeavors.
  
Recent [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Special:Contributions/Brennan Wiki Edits]
 
  
Tom Brennan started with technology in 1983, this was the same year as [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0086567/ WarGames] and armed with a Televideo 802H CP/M machine and later 8-Bit variants he was off to a past-time that later developed into a legitimate career. He served with the United States Marines Corps until a career ending injury in 1991 and then focused his energy on the convergence of physical and electronic security.  After September 11th 2001 he was elected by the membership and served with the New Jersey [http://www.infragard.com/ FBI/Infragard] program 2002-2004 where he was focused on critical infrastructure awareness and community building. In 2004 he founded the [http://www.owasp.org/index.php/NYNJMetro OWASP New Jersey Chapter] that today includes [http://www.owasp.org/index.php/NYNJMetro NYC Metro] as a single chapter.  In 2007 Brennan was appointed by his application security peers to the OWASP International Board of Directors.
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- BIO and written recommendations from 60+ infosec community members: [http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan ONLINE] [https://www.owasp.org/images/4/4b/TomBrennan.pdf .PDF]  
  
Other Volunteer Activities:
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- OWASP Board Candidate Interview: [https://www.owasp.org/download/2012-board-election/OWASP2012BoardInterviews_TomBrennan.mp3 Audio] / [https://www.owasp.org/images/e/e3/OWASP_2012_Board_Interviews_-_Tom_Brennan.pdf Transcript]
  
- [http://www.mcleague.org/ Marine Corps League]
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- Interview with [https://www.owasp.org/images/9/9f/WEB_APPC_PENTESTING_03_2012.pdf PenTest Magazine] about OWASP Foundation.
  
- [http://www.legion.org/ American Legion]
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- Video Interview about OWASP with Tom Brennan - [http://vimeo.com/23889097 Video 1], [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference Video 2]
  
- [http://www.americanbar.org American Bar Association] - Science & Technology Law Committee
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- Thousands of wiki commits to OWASP.ORG since 2004 see:  [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Special:Contributions/Brennan Wiki Edits]
  
- ISO CS1 Ad Hoc Meeting Participant
 
  
- [http://www.infragard.net/ FBI/Infragard] Secure-Member
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Tom continues to have a global view of the organization in support of it's global mission and locally executes on this mission at the local chapter NYC http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-NYC/  and New Jersey http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/ noted as the largest and most active OWASP chapter in the world.  As OWASP continues to grow rapidly, technical projects are critical starting with the [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Projects_Reboot_2012 Project Reboot of 2012], Tom would like to see all future code based projects using [https://github.com/ GitHUB], and task driven advisory groups from industry critical infrastructure representatives.
  
When not volunteering, Tom is the Director of Strategic Initiatives, at <b>Trustwave [http://www.spiderlabs.com SpiderLabs]</b> focused on response and investigation, analyst and testing, research and development.  [http://blog.spiderlabs.com/ <Blog>]  Trustwave is headquartered in the United States in Chicago, Ill. with offices throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America [https://www.trustwave.com/locations.php more info..]
 
  
A father of four children, Tom is frequent and entertaining speaker at information security conferences on the convergence of physical and software security risks, threats and suggestions on a better approach.
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The NYC team will be the hosting the OWASP AppSecUSA 2013 Conference in NYC led by Tom for the second time. He also hosted it AppSecUSA in 2008 [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_NYC_AppSec_2008_Conference video]
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Tom was nominated by his technical peers as a candidate for the <b>2012 ISLA Americas [https://www.isc2.org/aisla/default.aspx Awards from ISC2]</b>
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Tom holds many industry certifications since he began his technical journey in 1983 ranging across software mfgs., and industry standards bodies including the (ISC)²® CBK / CISSP and others.
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Contributor to many OWASP projects including:
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-- [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_RFP-Criteria OWASP RFQ Criteria, Software Security]
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-- [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_HTTP_Post_Tool OWASP HTTP Post DoS Tool]
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-- [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Testing_Project OWASP Testing Guide]
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-- [https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_ModSecurity_Core_Rule_Set_Project OWASP Mod_Security Core Rule Set]
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In addition to investing thousands of hours sharing technical and non-technical advice at OWASP, since 2010 Tom is the Director of Global Strategic Initiatives at <b>[https://www.trustwave.com/spiderLabs-services.php Trustwave SpiderLabs]</b> focused on [https://www.trustwave.com/compromised.php response and investigation], [https://www.trustwave.com/application-security/ analysis and testing], http://blog.spiderlabs.com/  research and development].    Trustwave with over 1000 employees is headquartered in the United States in Chicago, Ill. with offices throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.  Recently has pushed the [https://www.trustwave.com/sae_sample/owasp-top-10/Start.htmOWASP Top 10 CBT] to the community
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Tom is frequent and entertaining speaker at information security conferences and technical briefings worldwide including Blackhat, GFIRST,HOPE, FBI/DHS/USSS, ISSA, ISACA, Global and Local OWASP events on the convergence of physical and software security risks, threats and suggestions on a better approach to filter the noise with actionable intelligence.  
  
To follow the daily antics of Tom on Twitter - [http://www.twitter.com/brennantom Click Here], [http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan Linked'In Profile] or call 973-202-0122 anytime
 
 
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Revision as of 09:49, 2 October 2012

BRENNAN-PRESS-2-small.png

2012 Election of Officers - Why Me?

Tom Brennan has served on the International Board of Directors since 2007 ( Voting history and Global History )and has been a active chapter leader and project contributor since 2004. During his leadership of OWASP Foundation he has led many global and local initiatives for OWASP. If reelected he will continue to invest his most valuable resource TIME in support of the mission without prejudice on stratigic or tactical endeavors.


- BIO and written recommendations from 60+ infosec community members: ONLINE .PDF

- OWASP Board Candidate Interview: Audio / Transcript

- Interview with PenTest Magazine about OWASP Foundation.

- Video Interview about OWASP with Tom Brennan - Video 1, Video 2

- Thousands of wiki commits to OWASP.ORG since 2004 see: Wiki Edits


Tom continues to have a global view of the organization in support of it's global mission and locally executes on this mission at the local chapter NYC http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-NYC/ and New Jersey http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-New-Jersey/ noted as the largest and most active OWASP chapter in the world. As OWASP continues to grow rapidly, technical projects are critical starting with the Project Reboot of 2012, Tom would like to see all future code based projects using GitHUB, and task driven advisory groups from industry critical infrastructure representatives.


The NYC team will be the hosting the OWASP AppSecUSA 2013 Conference in NYC led by Tom for the second time. He also hosted it AppSecUSA in 2008 video


Tom was nominated by his technical peers as a candidate for the 2012 ISLA Americas Awards from ISC2

Tom holds many industry certifications since he began his technical journey in 1983 ranging across software mfgs., and industry standards bodies including the (ISC)²® CBK / CISSP and others.

Contributor to many OWASP projects including:

-- OWASP RFQ Criteria, Software Security

-- OWASP HTTP Post DoS Tool

-- OWASP Testing Guide

-- OWASP Mod_Security Core Rule Set

In addition to investing thousands of hours sharing technical and non-technical advice at OWASP, since 2010 Tom is the Director of Global Strategic Initiatives at Trustwave SpiderLabs focused on response and investigation, analysis and testing, http://blog.spiderlabs.com/ research and development]. Trustwave with over 1000 employees is headquartered in the United States in Chicago, Ill. with offices throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. Recently has pushed the Top 10 CBT to the community

Tom is frequent and entertaining speaker at information security conferences and technical briefings worldwide including Blackhat, GFIRST,HOPE, FBI/DHS/USSS, ISSA, ISACA, Global and Local OWASP events on the convergence of physical and software security risks, threats and suggestions on a better approach to filter the noise with actionable intelligence.