OWASP Qatar Chapter Forum, September 2012
Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM (AST)
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 and we would welcome your attendance.
We have an engaging and exciting agenda planned for the forum, with four experts in Web Application Security who will share with you their latest trends and solutions in detecting and preventing web application security threats.
If you are a developer, IT specialist or manager, CIO, researcher or a student, this is your opportunity to attend one of the most specialized technical events in Qatar.
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.
8:45 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:10 Welcome
9:10 - 10:00 "Application security Trends: Leanings from the trenches", by Firosh Ummer - Paladion
10:00 - 10:50 “Defending Web Applications: Going Back to First Principles” by - Jason Lam- SANS Institute
10:50- 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:50 “You have installed what?” by - Thierry Sans- Carnegie Mellon University-Qatar
11:50 - 12:40 “From SQL Injection to Pwning the Enterprise.” By - K K Mookhey - Network Intelligence
12:40 - 1:30 Refreshments and Networking
• All speeches are followed by Q&A
Speakers Biographies: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B9NRlv9y8kWtSWtPSnNKYk9mUGM
Share this invitation with your friends and colleagues. If you are not a member of OWASP Qatar Chapter yet, please register your name here: http://bit.ly/jPgKGp
SANS Course Offer:
We have reserved 6 seats for OWASP Qatar Chapter members in the upcoming SANS Institute course hosted by Q-CERT.
The course title is "Defending Web Applications Security Essentials", by Jason Lam. It covers the OWASP Top 10 and will help you to better understand web application vulnerabilities, thus enabling you to properly defend your organization's web assets. By attending this course, you will have the opportunity to earn the International GIAC Certified Web Application Defender certificate.
Course name: DEV522- Defending Web Applications Security Essentials
Date: Sept 23-27, 2012
Duration and Time: 5 days from 8am to 6pm
Venue: ictQATAR, Al Nassr Tower B, Third Floor
Course Registration is taken under Q-CERT terms and conditions. For more information, send an email to email@example.com.
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OWASP Qatar Chapter
OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Qatar is the Qatar-based chapter of OWASP, is part of an international professional association dedicated to making software security visible, so that individuals and organizations worldwide can make informed decisions about true application security risks.
We came together as a community to promote learning, discussion and sharing of expertise among application developers in Qatar. Our goal is simple: to make everyone’s applications more secure.