OWASP Harrisburg PA

Welcome

Welcome to the Harrisburg PA OWASP Chapter.

Next Meetup

Our next meetup will May 20th 2021 at 7pm

Previous Meetups

We had our first meetup Decembers of 2019

  • We introduced ourselves and our mission for the chapter

The second meetup and first virtual meetup was June 2020

  • We welcomed SANS instructor Ryan Nichoson (@ryananicholson) who talked about “Defending Lift and Shift Cloud Applications”

September 2020 Virtual Meetup/CTF

  • We hosted a virtual capture the flag event using the OWASP Juice Shop. We had 3 winners for the event, they were Brandon Keith, Josiah, and Ryan Vandenberg.

January 2021 Meetup

  • On Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 7 pm, we discussed the SANS 2020 Holiday Hack Challenge and showed a walk through of some of the challenges. We also talked about meetups/ideas for the the coming year.







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Our Next Meetup will be ….

May 20th at 7PM - This will be a virtual event.

Topic: The two behind the AbsoluteAppSec Podcast will join us to discuss “Chronicles of True Risq”


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Our Previous Meetup were ….

  • We had our first meetup Decembers of 2019 - We introduced outselves and our mission for the chapter
  • Our 2nd meetup and first virtual meetup was June 2020. - We welcomed Ryan Nichoson (@ryananicholson) from SANs Instute who talked about “Defending Lift and Shift Cloud Applications”
  • In September 2020 we hosted a Virtual Meetup/Capture the Flag event using the Juiceshop vulnerable web application.
  • On Thursday, January 21, 2021 we discussed the SANS 2020 Holiday Hack Challenge and showed a walk through of some of the challenges. We also talked about meetups/ideas for the the coming year. Plans include another virutal CTF, outside AppSec speakers.