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AppSensor Writers - We are writing v2 of the AppSensor book and need help from the software community. Can anyone help identify or tell us about real-world examples of AppSensor (application-integrated attack detection and response) or AppSensor-like functionality in any type of software application? Please sign up via the initiatives page if interested.
MediaWiki Ninja: Development Guide 2013 Project Assistance Needed - The OWASP Development Guide 2013 would like to have the different versions of the Guide available via a drop down menu similar to MSDN (say compare the different versions of ASP.NET API) or Technet (say compare the versions of Windows), so that we can develop and translate the OWASP Development Guide 2013 here at OWASP without disturbing existing content. MediaWiki experience is essential!!!!!
AppSensor Cover Photographer - we are writing v2 of the AppSensor project book and need a photograph for the front cover ... somewhat like those used on the Testing Guide or Developer's Guide of an insect in color. No photo library images, or images taken from other places without permission please.
Help Wanted for OWASP ZAP project - various roles - the OWASP ZAP project is currently recruiting for various volunteer roles to help support the current development team with their project milestones. We have many different roles available ranging from developer roles to graphic design and marketing. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a high profile OWASP project, while working in a supportive environment where help is readily available. Check out the Get Involved section of the Zap project page
SecAppDev - Leuven 2013 is the 9th annual presentation of a week long Secure Application Development immersion course by secappdev.org, a non-profit dedicated to raising the bar in secure software engineering. The course is run from March 4th - 8th in the Faculty Club, Leuven, Belgium. Register Here
Canadian Cloud Council is hosting an exciting event "Cloud Matters" that will challenge how Canada views the cloud. Visit the event page for a list of the dynamic speaker lineup. OWASP members receive a $100 discount with the code: cccOWASP.
Information Security Summit - Cleveland, OH, USA - ISS is joining with NEOSA and COSE to present the Spring IT Summit during Tech Week. OWASP, the ISC2 Cleveland Chapter, IT ThinkTank, and the Cleveland Chapter of CSA have collaborated to produce an exciting agenda. Pre-conference training is scheduled for April 17th and the event will be held on April 18th. CPEs will be awarded for attendance. The finalized agenda and event information can be found here.
This year's North American AppSec Conference will be held in New York City November 18th-21st at the Marriott Marquis in the heart of Times Square. We have a fantastic event shaping up and sponsorships are selling fast. If you are interested in sponsoring, please complete this request for information