NFJS eXchange 2007
August 29 - 31, 2007 - London, England
Flooring the flaws: The top ten bottomed out
Research shows that over 80% of web applications are at risk of attack due to serious security issues. This session takes a look at the ten most serious vulnerabilities (as defined by OWASP), the anatomy of common attacks and techniques for mitigation.
If you're not into web stuff please don't be put off; all but three of the top ten are applicable to almost all software systems.
About Mark Goodwin
Mark Goodwin is a web applications security specialist at a major financial institution.
Over the years Mark has worked in systems administration as well as applications software development on variety of platforms from mobile handsets to mainframes. He now works in a team of application security specialists carrying out security testing, providing advice and training for software developers on security techniques and developing tools for security testing and events analysis. Mark is a Certified Ethical Hacker.More About Mark »