• OWASP LA Monthly In-Person Meeting - October 26, 2022

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    TOPIC: Mobile App Vulnerabilities – The Bad, The Worse And The Ugly

    Join us for great networking, dinner, and see a presentation by Ray Kelly, Fellow at Synopsys

    ABSTRACT: One of today’s hottest targets for hackers is mobile applications. Whether its developer inexperience, rush to market or poor coding techniques, hackers are exploiting mistakes made by mobile app developers and it can be quite costly for companies. In this session you will see attack vectors for mobile apps and real examples of vulnerable public facing apps and how they were exploited.

    BIO: Ray Kelly is an internet security professional with over twenty five years of development experience, twenty of which has focused on the internet security space. Ray has been a key player in multiple successfully acquired cyber security start-ups. He was the lead developer and business unit director for WebInspect with SPI Dynamics which is an industry leading application security scanner (later HP and Micro Focus). Ray holds three web application scanning patents and speaks regularly at security conferences. Today, Ray is a Fellow at Synopsys (formally WhiteHat) where he contributes to research, sales and vision of the security product line.

    Thanks to our Sponsor: Synopsys
    Build Secure Software, Faster. Synopsys helps customers build security and quality into the DNA of their software code―at any stage of the software development lifecycle and across the supply chain―to minimize risks while maximizing speed of application development. Our static analysis, software composition analysis, and dynamic analysis solutions allow customers to find and fix vulnerabilities and defects in proprietary code, open source components, and application behavior with unmatched depth, accuracy, and speed. We help companies test their software early and often, so they can avoid costly product crashes, security breaches, and catastrophic system failures. We also automate the process of securing and managing open source software to ensure license compliance, remediate vulnerabilities, and reduce operational risks.

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