The Internet Sucks. Should We Replace It? presented at OWASPBASC 2019

by Andy Ellis,

Summary : 50 years into the Internet, it’s become very clear that there are virtually no security goals designed into the underpinnings of the Internet, and even higher level protocols suffer from this lack. As a result, existing on the Internet makes the Wild West look like a tame environment. Should we attempt to redesign the Internet, and make it secure by default? Let’s explore the dystopian world of an alternate Internet, and see why the Internet we have might actually be the best Internet we could hope for.