Cisco Building 7, Maggie Conference Room  December 13, 2022

CSAF Workshop

Details about the workshop. Learn how to create, consume, and distribute the Common Security Advisory Framework (CSAF) security advisories and Vulnerability Exploitability eXchange (VEX) documents.

CSAF Workshop


9:00 AM - Welcome and Introductions  |  Omar Santos, Cisco, CSAF Chair

9:30 AM - Workshop Setup and Initial Presentations   | Thomas Schmidt, BSI

10:30 AM - Break

10:45 AM - CSAF Hands-on Workshop | Thomas Schmidt, BSI

12:00 PM - Lunch

1:00 PM - CSAF Hands-on Workshop | Thomas Schmidt, BSI

3:00 PM - Coffee Break

3:15 PM - CSAF Hands-on Workshop | Thomas Schmidt, BSI 

4:30 PM - Next steps and closing | Omar Santos, Cisco CSAF Chair

** See the schedule for the breakout sessions / roundtable discussions around SBOMs, VEX, and CSAF


Technical Requirements for the Workshop

The following are the technical requirements to take full advantage of the workshop:

- Laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities (Don't forget your power supply)
- Latest VirtualBox installed
- At least 70 GB empty disk space
- Administration rights to setup a bridged network (for the VM provided) and change DNS config to training zone
- Basic Linux command line skills (at least being able to copy & paste commands into a Linux terminal)
- Interest in the topic and eager to learn!