SecAppDev 2020 Lecture Details
How security affects the people behind the code
Friday March 13, 16:00 - 17:00
This keynote reflects on several real-life security incidents and their impact on the people behind the code. From each incident, we will extract lessons learned and translate them into best practices for building secure software.
Not a week goes by without a breaking story on a major software security incident. Most of us shrug off the incident, often forgetting that these incidents have a deep impact on the people behind the code. Judging and shaming are easy, but how often do you really think about the story behind an incident?
This keynote reflects on several real-life security incidents and their impact on the people behind the code. From each incident, we will extract lessons learned and translate them into best practices for building secure software. These best practices are easy to comprehend, but they might be challenging to follow.
As a community, we need to change the way we deal with software security and security incidents
Anyone designing, developing or securing software systems
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Philippe De Ryck
Founder, Pragmatic Web Security
Philippe De Ryck helps developers protect companies through better web security. As the founder of Pragmatic Web Security, he travels the world to train developers on web security and security engineering. His Ph.D. in web security from KU Leuven lies at the basis of his exceptional knowledge of the security landscape. Google recognizes Philippe as a Google Developer Expert for his work on security in Angular applications.