by Aaron Bedra
Putting software on the web can be a dangerous venture. Sure you read about all of the internet billionaires and their seemingly simple ideas. What you don't read about (unless it gets really bad) are the trials and tribulations that take place in the name of securing those applications. Every day new ideas techniques are discovered to plunder your software and take your users sensitive information. A security breach can mean serious brand disruption and in some cases, close doors. Join Aaron Bedra as he walks you through a practical approach of the things you need to be aware of as you design new software systems. He will take you through a brief history of security, cryptography, and politics. He will cover ideas like authentication, authorization, configuration management, and data validation. He will offer some ideas around building a security program in your organization and provide some pragmatic tips that will help you secure your software without sacrificing your time to delivery.
30th April to 4th May 2012