|What||Attack vectors & MediaWiki /// OWASP ZAP|
|How||Google Hangout on Air / YouTube stream + IRC for questions to the speakers.|
|When||Thursday, June 27, 2013, 19:30 UTC (12:30 PDT), 60 minutes|
|Food||Brown bag - bring your own|
Attack vectors & MediaWikiEdit
Mike Gagnon is an independent security researcher and a software engineer at Twitter. He's been doing research on defending against algorithmic complexity attacks. He and Ivan Balepin have a report coming out that analyzes attack vectors in a few popular open source applications, one of which is MediaWiki. They're interested in presenting their findings.
For further background on software security, check Manual:Security.