Short for Open Web Application Security Project, an open source community project set up to develop software tools and knowledge-based documentation for Web application security. Some of the project��s work includes:
A guide to define security requirements to build secure Web applications.
Developing an industry standard testing framework for Web application security.
VulnXML – A standard data exhange format to allow commercial, open source and research tools to communicate and interoperate.
Web Scarab – An open source enterprise-level Web application scanner.
Developing a component-based approach to filtering malicious input and output to a Web application.
Web Maven – An intentionally insecure Internet bank users can download and learn from.
All of the project��s software and documentation is released under the GNU GPL, and the project is staffed entirely of volunteers.
Short for Ontology Web Language for Services.
See Ontology Web Language.
- Object-Based Storage Device
Abbreviated as OSD, an Object-Based Storage Device is a device that implements the standard in which data is organized and accessed as objects, where object means an ordered set of bytes (within the OSD) that is associated with a unique identifier. Objects are allocated and placed on the media by the OSD logical unit. With […]
- Octopus card
Widely used in Hong Kong, the Octopus card is used for purchases on public transport, in convenience stores, fast food restaurants and other places where purchases can be made. In addition it’s also used for office and residential premises access control. Each Octopus card looks like a basic credit card but has a built-in microchip […]
- Ogg Vorbis
Ogg Vorbis is an audio compression format, comparable to other formats used to store and play digital music, but differs in that it is free, open and unpatented. The Ogg Vorbis specification is in the public domain and if freely available for commercial or noncommercial use. In Ogg Vorbis, Ogg refers to the Ogg Project […]