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Project Spotlight: OWASP Top 10

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We are back again with yet another OWASP Spotlight series and this time we have a project which needs no introduction and I got the chance to interact with Andrew van der Stock, OWASP Foundation Executive Director and the project leader for OWASP Top 10.

The OWASP Top 10 is a book/referential document outlining the 10 most critical security concerns for web application security. The report is put together by a team of security experts from all over the world and the data comes from a number of organisations and is then analysed.

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OWASP 2022 Global AppSec APAC Virtual Event

OWASP 2022 Global AppSec APAC Virtual Event

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Join us virtually August 29 - September 1, for leading application security technologies, speakers, prospects, and community, in a unique event that will build on everything you already know to expect from an OWASP Global Conference.

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Help OWASP SAMM Improve Global Software Security


Seba Deleersnyder, October 28, 2022

OWASP SAMM (Software Assurance Maturity Model) is the OWASP framework to help your organization assess, formulate, and implement a strategy for software security that can be integrated into your existing Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). OWASP SAMM is fit for most contexts, whether your organization is mainly developing, outsourcing, or acquiring software, or whether you are using a waterfall, an agile or devops method, the same model can be applied.

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