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Past Presentations

Security War Stories

Over the past decade, the pace and impact of major data breaches and other information security incidents has dramatically increased. As society becomes increasingly interconnected through, and reliant upon, information technology, important questions are being raised about the long-term...

Shuman Ghosemajumder VP Product Management @ShapeSecurity & Former Click Fraud Czar @Google
How Much Does It Cost to Attack You?

How much does it cost to attack you and what are attackers getting out of it?   Attacks, breaches, exploits, and malware are nearly a daily occurrence. Why aren’t billion-dollar products solving the problems we’ve had for decades? The problem is two-fold, attacks are getting...

Jarrod Overson Software Engineer @ShapeSecurity
Lessons Learned from Fighting Nation States in Cyber Space

Dmitri Alperovitch is Co-Founder & CTO of CrowdStrike, the company that had discovered and attributed the hack of the DNC last year. With his 2 decades of experience in the industry, Dmitri has been at the forefront of identifying and investigating nation-state intrusions from China, Iran,...

Dmitri Alperovitch Co-Founder @CrowdStrike (Uncovered 2016 DNC Hack)
Security Delusions (Not a Sales Pitch!)

Security teams are frequently the gatekeepers of adopting new technology in the enterprise. In fact, information security represents perhaps the biggest tech laggard among technical functions today. “Because security” can understandably feel like an unsatisfying answer to why security...

Kelly Shortridge VP of Product Strategy @capsule8
BLESS: Better Security and Ops for SSH Access

How can using SSH certificates improve security and simplify operations for instance access at Netflix-scale? How can you smoothly transition existing infrastructure to use SSH Certificates? Netflix created and uses BLESS, an SSH Certificate Authority that runs as an AWS Lambda function and is...

Bryan Payne Leads Product & Application Security @Netflix
Practical mTLS: Security Without the Headaches

Over the last few years, more and more system administrators and developers have become concerned about guaranteeing the authenticity, integrity, and confidentiality of their network communications. TLS has emerged as the solution recommended by security practitioners for all these problems....

Ying Li Security Engineer @Docker


Chelsea Komlo Software Engineer @HashiCorp

Defense in Depth: In Depth

What will this talk cover?

We'll essentially be looking at the different layers at which security can be compromised. So those layers are ranging from the codebase to architecture to the product. Basically, I'll be looking at where holes happen in between those layers.

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Alex Holden Founder and Chief Information Security Officer @HoldSecurity

Data Security Dreams and Nightmares

What’s the focus of the work you do today?

We have done a lot of research over the years looking at information security, specifically around breaches. Whether it’s an honest mistake, a not so honest mistake, or pure negligence, breaches cause huge issues to a company and its victims. There’s a resulting correlation between good security and rewards.

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