The API Hacker's Month in Review - Feb 2023 🗓️ 👀

Hey friend 👋,

Where did February go?

Time for another month in review!

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So, here is a synopsis of what I wrote about last month:

Do you live in the Pacific Northwest?

So I have an interesting opportunity for you if you are into appsec and live in the Pacific Northwest. OWASP is hosting the AppSec Days Pacific Northwest Conference in June in Portland, Oregon. We have opened the Call for Papers, and if you are interested in submitting a talk you can do so here.

Submission deadline is the end of March. Good luck!

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