Application Security Foundations

Abstract:


Everyone has heard about the problem; everyone is ‘getting hacked’.  But what is the answer?  From scanning your code with a vulnerability scanner to red teaming exercises, developer education programs and bug bounties, this talk will take the audience through all the possibilities of an extensive application security program, with a detailed explanation of each part.  After this talk developers will have a firm foundation on which to start their journey into application security.

Speaker Bio:

Tanya Janca is an application security evangelist, a web application penetration tester and vulnerability assessor, the Co-Leader of the OWASP Ottawa chapter, and has been developing software since the late 90’s.  She has worn many hats and done many things, including; Custom Apps, Ethical Hacking, COTS, Incident Response, Enterprise Architect, Project and People Management, and even Tech Support.  She is currently helping the Government of Canada secure their web applications.   

LinkedIn URL: www.linkedin.com/in/tanya-janca-60ab0998

Group Name: Ottawa IT Community

Thursday, January 26, 2017 02:45:00 PM