The Open Worldwide Application Security Project (OWASP) is an open community dedicated to enabling organizations to develop, purchase, and maintain applications and APIs that can be trusted.
At OWASP, you'll find free and open:
- Application security tools and standards.
- Complete books on application security testing, secure code development, and secure code review.
- Presentations and videos.
- Cheat sheets on many common topics.
- Standard security controls and libraries.
- Local chapters worldwide.
- Cutting edge research.
- Extensive conferences worldwide.
- Mailing lists (archive).
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All OWASP tools, documents, videos, presentations, and chapters are free and open to anyone interested in improving application security.
We advocate approaching application security as a people, process, and technology problem, because the most effective approaches to application security require improvements in these areas.
OWASP is a new kind of organization. Our freedom from commercial pressures allows us to provide unbiased, practical, and cost-effective information about application security.
OWASP is not affiliated with any technology company, although we support the informed use of commercial security technology. OWASP produces many types of materials in a collaborative, transparent, and open way.
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