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OWASP Code Review Guide Table of Contents

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Summer Of Code 2008 Index of Tasks Assigned

Foreword by OWASP Chair

1. Frontispiece

1.1 About the OWASP Code Review Project

1.2 About The Open Web Application Security Project

Guide History

Long long ago...


Crawling Code

  1. Introduction
  2. First sweep of the code base

Code Reviews and the PCI DSS

  1. Code Reviews and compliance

Examples by technical control

  1. Authentication
  2. Authorisation
  3. Session Management
  4. Input Validation
  5. Error Handling
  6. Secure Deployment
  7. Privacy

Examples by vulnerability

  1. Reviewing Code for Buffer Overruns and Overflows
  2. Reviewing Code for OS Injection
  3. Reviewing Code for SQL Injection
  4. Reviewing Code for Data Validation
  5. Reviewing code for XSS issues
  6. Reviewing code for Cross-Site Request Forgery issues
  7. Reviewing Code for Error Handling
  8. Reviewing Code for Logging Issues
  9. Reviewing The Secure Code Environment
  10. Reviewing Code for Authorization Issues
  11. Reviewing Code for Authentication
  12. Reviewing Code for Session Integrity issues
  13. Reviewing Cryptographic Code
  14. Reviewing Code for Race Conditions

Language specific best practice


Classic ASP




Rich Internet Applications

Example reports

  1. How to write an application_security finding
  2. How to determine the risk level of a finding
  3. Sample form

Automating Code Reviews

  1. Preface
  2. Reasons for using automated tools
  3. Education and cultural change
  4. Tool Deployment Model
  5. Code Auditor Workbench Tool
  6. The Owasp Orizon Framework

The Owasp Code Review Top 10 flaw categories

The Owasp Code Review Scoring System