Top Ten Web Defenses presented at AppSecUSA 2012

by Jim Manico,

Tags: Security

Summary : We cannot hack or firewall our way secure. Application programmers need to learn to code in a secure fashion if we have any chance of providing organizations with proper defenses in the current threatscape. This talk will discuss the 10 most important security-centric computer programming techniques necessary to build low-risk web-based applications.
The best security is contextual to each organization, application and feature. Real-world tradeoffs will be discussed in detail for each "control" and "control category" discussed.