Thank you for joining us at our 20th Anniversary Event! All sessions were recorded and will be posted in the coming weeks on the OWASP YouTube channel.

We have been working hard to secure the world through challenges and discovery. And now, it’s time to celebrate! Many of you have played a crucial role in the Foundation’s enduring history, and we encourage you to participate in the celebration coming this September! Our theme, Securing the Next 20 Years, is encouraging and exciting as we look ahead to the next 20 years!

Join us for FREE at this live 24-hour global event as we honor the past, celebrate the present, and embrace the future of OWASP and cybersecurity. Hear from world-renowned keynotes and special speakers, and network with your peers. It is FREE to attend, however, registration IS required, to gain access to the session links.

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Friday, September 24 • 9:30pm - 10:00pm
Back to Basics: Looking for subtle bugs in beginner programming constructs

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In this talk, Cole will cover how some more subtle programming mistakes can end up becoming security issues. Authentication bypasses, injection, and more can simply stem from misunderstanding basic programming concepts like comparisons, conditionals, loops, and more.

Cole hopes that people will come away from this talk with a more thorough eye towards the basics, and how applying a critical security lens to the architecture of your code can help you find bugs.

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Cole Cornford

Senior SecOps Engineer, Lendi
Cole is a Senior SecOps engineer at Lendi, an Australian SaaS FinTech and also a security consultant for Telstra. Cole brings enthusiasm and engagement to his Application Security talks, always trying to make sometimes dry topics seem fun! Regularly appearing as a speaker at various... Read More →

Friday September 24, 2021 9:30pm - 10:00pm EDT