Welcome to OWASP AppSec 2018 USA we look forward to seeing you in San Jose, CA
Wednesday, October 10 • 9:00am - 5:00pm
Women In AppSec - Hands-On Penetration Testing Training - 1 day Training FULL

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Interested in getting in on the insight and action of application security?
Join us for a free workshop constructed to satisfy your curiosity and professional development, given the modern Internet and its various associate risks.  
Why a free workshop?
The OWASP volunteer community and our Women in AppSec Committee (WIA) Committee commit to training the leaders behind securing the World Wide Web… That’s YOU! Your learning path starts (or continues) here. We’re excited to form mentorships at this year’s AppSec USA conference.
Breakdown of Topics:
This will be an interactive one day workshop on how to test applications for security issues. Participants of this course will learn how to do the following:
  1. Scope a security review and prioritise the work
  2. Understand the manual and automated tools and techniques available and when to apply them
  3. Learn how to determine the real risk value.
  4. In order to achieve these goals assess the OWASP Top Ten security areas within a real world application.


The workshop is intended for web application developers, students and application security testers
This is an introductory training for those new to application security. The course has been developed to train learners at all levels… Just remember to bring your enthusiasm!
1. Laptop with administrator access (mandatory)
2. Minimum 4 GB RAM
3. Atleast 10 GB of free hard disk space
4. Oracle VirtualBox 5.x or later installed.
5. Burp Suite Community Edition installed (https://portswigger.net/burp/communitydownload)

The course is taught by Vandana Verma, an experienced application security practitioner, and OWASP WIA Committee Secretary and Asia Volunteer Coordinator

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Vandana Verma Sehgal

Chair, Global Board of Directors, OWASP Foundation
Vandana Verma Sehgal is Security Leader at Snyk. She is a member of the OWASP Global Board of Directors. She has experience ranging from Application Security to Infrastructure and now dealing with Product Security. She also works in various communities towards diversity initiatives... Read More →

Wednesday October 10, 2018 9:00am - 5:00pm PDT