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Mailing-list at the moment with degraded functionality
Please note that the OWASP Germany mailing-list is partially broken (emails are frequently not delivered) and the archive does not record the emails. We are working on it and try to get it fixed ASAP by end of July 2007.
Chapter Meeting on September 7th 2007 in Frankfurt/Main
After two years of absence the German Chapter will be restarted. The chapter meeting will be on September 7th 2007, 15:00 - 18:00.
Participation is free but a registration is required until September 3th 2007. Please contact Boris Hemkemeier.
Meeting adress: Mainzer Landstrasse 153, 60326 Frankfurt am Main.
The chaptermeeting will be held in german language. English minutes will be published here.
A short introduction to OWASP and the German Chapter
Feedback round: who uses OWASP materials?
The most important topic: security related talks: contributions are welcome! Feel free totalk about your expierences about the development of secure web applications! If you can offer a talk, please contact Boris Hemkemeier OWASP supports Global Security Week (Sept. 3rd-9th) Click Here More Info.... Our meeting is in this week such the German Chapter could contribute with a specific talk.
The future of the German Chapter: discussion and decision
- 18 July 2007: scheduled chapter meeting on September 7th 2007
- 02 Mar 2007: German Federal Office for Information Security aka Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik (BSI) has released the Indigo Security (engl: 'Indigo Security').
- 23 Feb 2007: German Federal Office for Information Security aka Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik (BSI) has released the Apache Tomcat Sicherheitsuntersuchung (engl: 'Apache Tomcat Security Assessment').
- 06 Sept 2006: German Federal Office for Information Security aka Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik (BSI) has released the Maßnahmenkatalog und Best Practices für die Sicherheit von Webanwendungen (engl: 'Measures and Best Practices for Web Application Security').
OWASP Moves to MediaWiki Portal - 11:05, 20 May 2006 (EDT)
OWASP is pleased to announce the arrival of OWASP 2.0!
OWASP 2.0 utilizes the MediaWiki portal to manage and provide the latest OWASP related information. Enjoy!