Every vibrant technology marketplace needs an unbiased source of information on best practices as well as an active body advocating open standards. In the Application Security space, one of those groups is the Open Web Application Security Project (or OWASP for short).
This is the official Open Web Application security group of New York City and Northern New Jersey. If you are looking for another boro, city, state or country CLICK HERE for a list of all OWASP chapters.
The OWASP NYC, Chapter is organized