Application Security, Agility & Development

  •  TYPE: Track    START DATE: Wednesday, November 14, 2018     START TIME: 14:10    LOCATION:  Historische Kassenhalle
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Applications sometimes represent the most vulnerable targets in an organisation, therefore, their cybersecurity protection must be of highest priority. Specifically, for web applications, the usual security measures, which focus on perimeter defense are unsuitable for deterring these types of intrusions.

One of the ways of making the applications more resilient and their security more effective would be to move to DevOps practices for application security.

In this session we will hear about the current application security challenges and latest security trends.  


Containers, Microservices, APIs: The Latest DevOps Security Trends

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Time: 14:10-15:10

Containers, Microservices, APIs: The Latest DevOps Security Trends
Alexei Balaganski, KuppingerCole

To stay competitive during the times of digital transformation, when business models and technology landscapes change daily, enterprises must reinvent many of their business processes to achieve new levels of agility and flexibility, and nowhere else this is more evident than in software development. As the demand for faster design, development and delivery of software is growing, organizations are adopting the DevOps methodology that fundamentally changes the ways software is produced....

Beyond OAuth: Securing APIs with Policies & Attribute-Based Access Control
Mans Hakansson, PlainID

Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC), OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect (OIDC) are complementary standards that can be used individually or in concert to offer comprehensive access control for applications that are built using microservice and API approaches. -API security basics -Avoiding bad security practices -Overcoming OAuth limitations -Managing authorization as a microservice

Application Security - Achieving Security at Speed and Scale

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Time: 15:10-16:10

Application Security - Achieving Security at Speed and Scale
Dragan Pendic, Accenture

Modern software development for cloud-native world requires continuous application security to go along with continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment. Sadly, even well-established application security programmes often can’t operate at the speed and scale required. We will look into the ways of rethinking legacy security infrastructure and processes and how to adapt in the complex world of digital business and advanced attacks.

Panel - Achieving Consistent Enterprise Security
Dragan Pendic, Accenture • Tim Hobbs, iC Consult • Kevin Bocek, Venafi • Tim Carolan, Thycotic

In this discussion the panellists will speak about the types of attacks which enterprises should expect in coming years. The ways of DevOps integration into an enterprise security program will also be discussed together with best practice highlights.

Berlin, Germany


Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2018 Europe

Registration fee:
€1200.00 $1500.00 S$1920.00 13200.00 kr
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Mr. Levent Kara
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  • Nov 12 - 14, 2018 Berlin, Germany