The OWASP Top 10 has become the defacto standard for web application security and is referenced by numerous important standards and guidelines around the world, including the Payment Card Industry (PCI) standard, as just one example. This presentation will explain how the OWASP Top 10 for 2013 changed from the previous version and why. It will then briefly go through each item in the OWASP Top 10 for 2013, explaining the risks each issue introduces to an enterprise, how attackers can exploit them, and what your organization can do to eliminate or avoid such risks in your application portfolio.
Dave Wichers is a cofounder and the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Aspect Security, a company that specializes in application security services. He is also a long time contributor to OWASP including being a member of the OWASP Board since it was formed in 2003. | | | Dave has over 20 years of experience in the information security field, and has focused exclusively on application security since 1998. At Aspect, in addition to his COO... Read More →