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Sam Bowne, Elizabeth Biddlecome, Irvin Lemus, Kaitlyn Handelman - Securing Web Apps

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  • Sam Bowne, Elizabeth Biddlecome, Irvin Lemus, Kaitlyn Handelman - Securing Web Apps


    Saturday from 1400 to 1800
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    Attack Web applications with: command injection, SQL injection, Cross-Site Request Forgery, Cross-Site Scripting, cookie manipulation, Server-Side Template Injection, and more. We will also exploit Drupal and SAML. We will then implement network defenses and monitoring agents. We will use Burp, Splunk, and Suricata. We will also perform attacks on a vulnerable API.
    This workshop is structured as a CTF competition, to make it useful to students at all levels. We will demonstrate the easier challenges from each topic, and detailed step-by-step instructions are available. We will have several instructors available to answer questions and help participants individually. Every participant should learn new, useful techniques.

    Skill Level: Beginner

    Materials Needed: Any computer with a Web browser.

    Sam Bowne has been teaching computer networking and security classes at City College San Francisco since 2000, and is the founder of Infosec Decoded, Inc. He has given talks and hands-on trainings at Black Hat USA, RSA, DEF CON, DEF CON China, HOPE, and many other conferences.
    Credentials: PhD, CISSP, DEF CON Black Badge Co-Winner

    Elizabeth Biddlecome is a consultant and instructor, delivering technical training and mentorship to students and professionals. She leverages her enthusiasm for architecture, security, and code to design and implement comprehensive information security solutions for business needs. Elizabeth enjoys wielding everything from soldering irons to scripting languages in cybersecurity competitions, hackathons, and CTFs.

    Irvin Lemus has been in the industry for 10+ years as an MSP technician, consultant, instructor and coordinator. He is currently the cybersecurity professor at Cabrillo College in Santa Cruz, CA. He also is the Bay Area Cyber Competitions Regional Coordinator as well as the contest creator for SkillsUSA CA and FL. Irvin has spoken at various cybersecurity and educational conferences. Irvin holds a CISSP and a Bachelor's Degree in Information Security.

    Kaitlyn Handelman is a security engineer and consultant, defending high-value networks professionally. She has extensive experience in aerospace, radio, and hardware hacking. Industry credentials: OSCP, OSED


    Max Class Size: 120
    Last edited by number6; July 4, 2022, 15:20.

  • #2
    I'm not sure how waitlists work for these, but if anyone decides they don't want to go I'd love to take your ticket off your hands!


    • #3
      Anyone who has a ticket they wont be using? Please send a DM if you do please.