Wat we doen
This is the local ADVANCED WordPress Developer meetup. Join us at the CO+HOOTS coworking offices at 6 PM on the last Thursday of every month for food, networking, and learning!
6:00 - Doors open, Networking, Food
6:30 - Introductions
We like to ask a few questions to introduce yourself. Your name, who you work for and any new development skills you have learned recently.
6:45 - WordPress Security 101 - Mikey Veenstra
Mike will be discussing the OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Top 10, and how they apply to WordPress to create secure Plugins and Themes.
Mikey is a researcher, writer, and speaker who specializes in malware identification and taxonomy. He is passionate about information security, data privacy, and the open source community. He holds a GWAPT certification and is a member of the GIAC Advisory Board.
As a Threat Analyst at Defiant, Mikey analyzes threat intelligence in order to provide up-to-date malware signatures and firewall rules to Wordfence users worldwide. Outside of his work he enjoys tabletop gaming and cooking, and dreams of starting a nonprofit to make DFIR more accessible to charities.
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8:30 - Soft close, Networking
9:00 - You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here