ASW #95 | SC Media
DevOps, Cloud security, Bug bounties, Privacy

ASW #95

February 10, 2020

 

 

This week in the Application Security News, Mike and John cover the following news stories: Critical Security Flaw Found in WhatsApp Desktop Platform Allowing Cybercriminals Read From The File System Access, Dropbox bug bounty program has paid out over $1,000,000, Report Pins Cloud Security Woes on Flawed DevOps Processes, Ghost in the shell: Investigating web shell attacks, An Incident Impacting your Account Identity, and Some Google Photos videos in ‘Takeout’ backups were sent to strangers last November.

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WhatsApp Flaw, Dropbox Bug Bounty Program, Investigating Web Shell Attacks

Flaws, Breaches, & Threats
Cloud, Code & Controls
Learning & Tools
Food for Thought

Hosts

John Kinsella

John Kinsella – Vice President of Container Security

Mike Shema

Mike Shema – Product Security Lead

Guests

Announcements

  • Our next webcast is February 13th with Sri Sundaralingam, Vice President, Product and Solutions Marketing at ExtraHop where we will discuss Cloud Native Network Detection and Response! Register for our upcoming webcasts by visiting securityweekly.com, selecting the webcast drop down from the top menu bar and clicking registration.
  • Join us at InfoSecWorld 2020 – March 30 – April 1, 2020 at the Disney Contemporary Resort! Security Weekly listeners save 15% off the InfoSec World Main Conference or World Pass! Visit securityweekly.com/ISW2020, click the register button to register with our discount code or the schedule button to sponsor a micro-interview!
  • Attend RSA Conference 2020, February 24-28 in San Francisco, CA! Visit securityweekly.com/rsac2020 to sponsor an interview with us on-site at the conference or register using our code to save $150!

 

 

In this interview segment, Mike and John interview Shaun Lamb about strategies for how best to design applications so they are “secure by default” and have fewer incidents and vulnerabilities, How DevOps or DevSecOps positively changes the relationship between security and development/operations including: the application design process, security testing, and security education programs, and the security impact of applications moving to a microservices-based architecture running on Docker/Kubernetes and the role of an API Gateway.

Visit https://www.securityweekly.com/asw for all the latest episodes!

Full Episode Show Notes

To learn more about our sponsors visit: The Security Weekly Sponsor’s Page

Mitigating at Design Time

Hosts

John Kinsella

John Kinsella – Vice President of Container Security

Mike Shema

Mike Shema – Product Security Lead

Guests

Shaun Lamb

Shaun Lamb – Principal Application Security Architect

Announcements

  • Our next webcast is February 13th with Sri Sundaralingam, Vice President, Product and Solutions Marketing at ExtraHop where we will discuss Cloud Native Network Detection and Response! Register for our upcoming webcasts by visiting securityweekly.com, selecting the webcast drop down from the top menu bar and clicking registration.
  • Join us at InfoSecWorld 2020 – March 30 – April 1, 2020 at the Disney Contemporary Resort! Security Weekly listeners save 15% off the InfoSec World Main Conference or World Pass! Visit securityweekly.com/ISW2020, click the register button to register with our discount code or the schedule button to sponsor a micro-interview!
  • Attend RSA Conference 2020, February 24-28 in San Francisco, CA! Visit securityweekly.com/rsac2020 to sponsor an interview with us on-site at the conference or register using our code to save $150!
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