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Education Module Why WebAppSec Matters

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Module Description

This module explains why security should be considered when developping or deploying web applications as part of the Education Project. It identifies the current security problems with web applications. During the introduction a definition of web application security is given. Trends that are influencing the current state of web application insecurity are also explained.

  • What goes wrong
  • WebAppSec Defined
  • Current trends

Target audience



The presentation can be found in Why WebAppSec Matters.


Presentation Notes

Comment: It would be good to have speaker notes so that the presenter knows the objective of each slide

OWASP pointers

External pointers