Web Application Security

WhiteHat Security @ RSA — To Host an Interactive Twitter Session

Jeremiah Grossman (@JeremiahG), CTO at WhiteHat (@WhiteHatSec), is slated to host a virtual discussion (or “Twitter Party”) via Twitter that will focus on the topic of aligning security budgets with the needs of today’s businesses. Scheduled for Tuesday, February 28th from 11AM-Noon PT, the session will utilize the hashtag #WHatRSA and feature several prizes for participation.

Game Rules:

You must follow @WhiteHatSec

Utilize the hashtag #WHatRSA

Engage in the topic and be an active participant

*One point will be awarded to each participant for every tweet they submit using the #WHatRSA hashtag.

*Participants with the same number of points at the end of the session will have their names entered and drawn from a hat.

Prizes include:

  • Beats Solo HD (PRODUCT) RED High Definition On-Ear Headphones with ControlTalk
  • Monster iBeats™ Headphones with ControlTalk™ From Monster® In-Ear Noise Isolation
  • 24 pack of Red Bull
  • WhiteHat “Hack Yourself First” t-shirt
  • VIP pass to WhiteHat’s 3rd Annual Cocktail party at Osha Thai Restaurant

In addition to the interactive session, WhiteHat’s Jeremiah Grossman will speak about large-scale increases in website breaches over the course of the past year and the need for application security testing in agile development environments. He will also be participating on a panel debating best practices in addressing security challenges for modern web technologies. Other members of our team will be presenting at the Cloud Security Alliance Summit at RSA and the BSides San Francisco event.

For those unable to attend the Twitter Party or in-person conference sessions, Grossman will be at Akamai Technologies’ vendor booth to discuss combatting prevalent Web attacks.

What, Who, When & Where:

  • Conference Sessions:

    • WhiteHat Security Overview
      • Speaker: Stephanie Fohn, president & chief executive officer, WhiteHat Security
      • Monday, February 27th
      • 10:15am PT – 10:30am PT
      • AGC Conference – The Westin San Francisco
      • 50 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA
    • Cloud Innovation – The Panel’s View on the Next Generation of Cloud Security Devices and Services (Panel Session)
      • Panelists:
        • Philippe Courtot, chief executive officer, Qualys Inc. (Moderator)
        • Matt Johansen, threat research center manager, WhiteHat Security
        • Don Godfrey, security consultant, Humana (Representing Zscaler)
        • David Lingenfelter, information security officer, Fiberlink
      • Monday, February 27th
      • 11:30am PT – 12:30pm PT
      • Moscone Center South, Gateway Room 102/103
    • Hacking the Bank: 8 Post-Breach Points for Accurate Cost Analysis
      • Speaker: Gillis Jones, application security specialist, WhiteHat Security
      • Monday, February 27th
      • 2:00pm PT – 3:00pm PT
      • Children’s Creativity Museum
      • 221 4th Street, San Francisco, CA
    • Staying Secure in an Agile World (Panel Session)
      • Panelists:
        • Chenxi Wang, vice president & principal analyst, Forrester (Moderator)
        • Jeremiah Grossman, chief technology officer, WhiteHat Security
        • Ido Breger, product manager, F5 Networks
        • Joel Scambray, managing principal, Cigital, Inc.
      • Tuesday, February 28th
      • 3:50pm PT – 5:00pm PT
      • Moscone Center, Room 302
    • Web Breaches in 2011 – “This is Becoming Hourly News and Totally Ridiculous”
      • Speaker: Jeremiah Grossman, chief technology officer, WhiteHat Security
      • Friday, March 2nd
      • 9:00am PT – 9:50am PT
      • Moscone Center, Room 103
  • On the Show Floor:
    • Akamai Technologies
      • Wednesday, February 29th
      • 2:00pm PT – 2:15pm PT
      • Moscone Center, Booth 851

To learn more about RSA, other events WhiteHat Security will be attending and registration information, visit the WhiteHat Security Events page.