OWASP Moncton

Welcome

The Moncton OWASP Chapter’s goal is to promote cybersecurity by providing resources to local IT professionals. We will be hosting talks, workshops, demos and meetups.

Chapter meetings are free and open to anyone for everyone to attend, regardless of whether the attendee is a paid member. Fees may be charged for events such as special training events or conferences.

Participation

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a nonprofit foundation that works to improve the security of software. All of our projects ,tools, documents, forums, and chapters are free and open to anyone interested in improving application security.

Chapters are led by local leaders in accordance with the [Chapter Policy (https://owasp.org/www-policy/). Financial contributions should only be made online using the authorized online donation button. To be a SPEAKER at ANY OWASP Chapter in the world simply review the speaker agreement and then contact the local chapter leader with details of what OWASP Project, independent research, or related software security topic you would like to present.

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate in our Projects, Local Chapters, Events, Online Groups, and Community Slack Channel. We especially encourage diversity in all our initiatives. OWASP is a fantastic place to learn about application security, to network, and even to build your reputation as an expert. We also encourage you to be become a member or consider a donation to support our ongoing work.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

On Wednesday May 11th 2021, we held our second meeting of 2021. After introductions and discussion of recent Cybersecurity news. OWASP Member Ben McHarg proceeded to present an overview of NBCC’s Cybersecurity program and their CI-SOC project.

OWASP Moncton Chapter May 11th 2021 Event Recording

March 10th, 2020

On Wednesday March 10th 2021, we held our first meeting of 2021. Jason Sheehan was introduced as the chapter’s new co-leader. He will be joining Julien Richard who stays on as the other co-leader and founder of the group. After introductions and discussion of recent Cybersecurity news. OWASP Member Brian Yip proceeded to present an overview of Buffer Overflows.

Nahamcon

Wreath Network THM

PancakesCon

OWASP Moncton Chapter Mar 10th 2021 Event Recording

December 17th, 2020

On Wednesday December 17th 2020 we held our third meeting. Julien Richard re-iterated the OWASP Foundation and Moncton chapter’s goals and mission and then proceeded to talk about cybersecurity news. Jason Sheehan then proceeded to give us a hands-on demo showing us how to exploit some of the OWASP Top 10 application security risks.

Here are a few of the resources we discussed during the meeting:

OWASP Top 10

SANS Holiday Hack Challenge

Annual Metaploit CtF

TryHackMe Advent of Cyber

TryHackMe

OWASP Moncton Chapter Dec 17th 2020 Event Recording

December 2nd, 2020

On Wednesday December 2nd 2020 we held our second meeting. Tony English re-iterated the OWASP Foundation and Moncton chapter’s goals and mission and then proceeded to talk about cybersecurity news. Julien Richard then proceeded to do an introduction/refresher on the second 5 of the OWASP Top 10. The event finished with a Q&A as well as a discussion.

Here are a few of the resources we discussed during the meeting:

OWASP Top 10

Annual Metaploit CtF - See the LinkedIn group for team name/password to join.

TryHackMe Advent of Cyber

TryHackMe OWASP Top 10 Room

OWASP Moncton Chapter Dec 2nd 2020 Event Recording

November 17th, 2020

On Tuesday November 17th 2020 we held our inaugural event. Tony English explained the goals and mission of the OWASP Foundation as well as the Moncton Chapter. We discussed current cybersecurity news in the local area, then since we were a small group, everyone introduced themselves. Julien Richard then proceeded to do an introduction/refresher on the first 5 of the OWASP Top 10. The event finished with a Q&A as well as a discussion.

OWASP WebGoat - A deliberately insecure application

Security Innovation’s CyberRanges - Instafriend is offered for free

OWASP Moncton Chapter Inaugural Event Recording