AppSec USA speakers agenda announced

Presentations titled "Revenge of the Geeks: Hacking Fantasy Sports Sites" and "Making OWASP Visible to CISOs" on tap for this year's event

OWASP AppSec USA has released their list of speakers for its upcoming conference in November.

The event, held November 18-21 at the Marriott Marquis, in Times Square, New York City, will include participants from NYSE Euronext, Oracle, UBS, Consumer Reports, Mozilla, MITRE, Etsy.com, Slashdot, CME Group (formerly Chicago Mercantile Exchange), to name a few.

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"We worked with Bloomberg, TD Securities, DHS S&T, eBay, CSOonline and other leading stakeholders to help make our selections," said Tom Brennan, International Board of Directors, OWASP. "Our goal is to spotlight the latest techniques of adversaries and share first-hand experience and research that attendees need to develop a risk-based strategy."Top 10 Sessions (as chosen by Selection Committee):• The 2013 OWASP Top 10Dave Wichers• Big Data Intelligence (Harnessing Petabytes of WAF statistics to Analyze & Improve Web Protection in the Cloud)Ory Segal• OWASP Hackademic: A Practical Environment for Teaching Application SecurityKonstantinos Papapanagiotou• Hack.me: A New Way to Learn Web Application SecurityArmando Romeo• Revenge of the Geeks: Hacking Fantasy Sports SitesDan Kuykendall• OWASP Top Ten Proactive ControlsJim Manico• 2013 AppSec Guide and CISO Survey: Making OWASP Visible to CISOsMarco Morana• The State Of Website Security And The Truth About Accountability and Best-PracticesJeremiah Grossman• Automation DominationBrandon Spruth• Mantra OS: Because the World Is CruelGregory Disney-LeugersFor the complete schedule, please visit: http://appsecusa.org/2013/schedule/.  

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