A Pentester’s Guide to Automating Security presented at OWASPNewZealandDay 2020

by Benjamin Kearns,

Summary : The best time to find application security vulnerabilities is while you’re still working on the relevant code. This talk will cover a number of semi-automated techniques you can use to identify security vulnerabilities early, and catch any regressions later down the track.For anybody also responsible for infrastructure, this talk will briefly cover some ideas on how to automate the hardening of systems and implementing security infrastructure.