Why we need computer security, what types of attacks you may face, and some general recommended practices and policies to keep you secure.
This Talk is Designed For
– Anyone who’s new to security or wants a refresher on common security concepts
– Beginners of all paths: SysAdmins, Founders, CTOs, DevOps engineers
01:43 Webinar goals
03:00 History of the internet & computer security
14:57 Common security threats
34:27 Common security practices
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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