Securing Your Droplet


Secure your DigitalOcean Droplet from malicious actors attempting to compromise your systems. This talk will cover the foundations of securing your droplet, protecting your users, and keeping your data safe.

This Talk is Designed For
– Anyone who is spinning up a Droplet on DigitalOcean

Agenda
00:00 Introduction
01:45 SSH keys
08:05 Firewalls
17:48 Virtual private clouds
26:36 Service auditing
30:09 Unattended updates
34:02 Backing up
37:21 SSL/TLS encryption
41:21 Isolated execution environments
45:39 Q&A

Resources
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/securing-your-droplet

About the Presenter
Mason Egger (@masonegger) is currently a Developer Advocate at DigitalOcean, specializing in cloud infrastructure, distributed systems, and Python. Prior to his work at DigitalOcean, he was an SRE (Site Reliability Engineer), helping build and maintain a highly available hybrid multi-cloud PaaS. He is an avid programmer, speaker, educator, and writer/blogger. He is a maintainer of the DigitalOcean Terraform provider and contributes to random open source projects here and there. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, camping, kayaking, and exploring new places.

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Duration: 01:01:54
Publisher: DigitalOcean
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