August 2016 Meeting

The next AZHTCIA meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 10th, from 9am to noon at:
Phoenix Police Department
Family Advocacy Center Community Room
2120 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85004
  • IMPORTANT: Please park in the overflow parking lot, which is marked in the upper left corner on the attached map. Street parking in front of the building is limited and should be reserved for crime victims who have appointments at the center.

Barry Cogan will be our August guest speaker and will be presenting on Web Application Hacking 101 – Penetration Testing Your Company Websites for Vulnerabilities.

We will introduce the attendees to Web Application Penetration testing using Open Source/ Freely available tools. By the end of the talk you should leave knowing:

  • the current top 10 web application vulnerabilities,
  • how to perform basic manual discovery and verification,
  • and run automated web application scanners against your applications

This talk will serve as the foundation for more advanced web application hacking talks should the group want more on the subject.

If you wish to follow along in practice (recommended)  Download the following tools:

Speaker Biography – Barry Cogan:
Irish Native. Software Engineer for over a decade. Became a full time penetration tester in early 2014.  SANS GWAPT certified in 2015.  Currently employed with RiskSense Inc.


We hope to see you there!