3rd*, 4th & 5th October
Manchester, UK

Gary Hockin

Gary Hockin has been a web developer for over 15 years. He's a valued contributor to both Zend Framework 1 and 2, in addition to being on the ZF2 documentation team. Gary is Technical Lead of Training and Certification for Zend, along with being part of Roave, the badass PHP developers. When not working or spending time with his wife and two daughters, Gary can sometimes be found at the pub playing competitive pool.

Conference Day 1

Understanding the OWASP Top 10

14:00 - 14:50 Saturday 4th October

Every year the OWASP community releases a Top 10 List of what it considers are the most critical web application security flaws. Join us as we step through the current OWASP Top 10 vulnerabilities, explaining what they are and how they can affect your PHP application. We'll take a quickfire look at all 10 security concerns complete with examples and best practices. You'll leave the talk with a basic understanding of each flaw giving you a great grounding to audit your own applications and an impetus to learn more about website security.


  • uk-fast
  • magma-digital
  • engine-yard
  • sky-bet
  • data-sift
  • inviqa
  • human-made
  • ampersand
  • github
  • pale-purple
  • google
  • server-groove
  • docnet
  • jadu
  • oreilly
  • php-storm
  • php-architect
  • zend