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Monday, October 28 • 18:00 - 18:35
BoF: Webserver Security - Nightmares of a Sysadmin - Sven Rath, REIFF

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In this BoF session it's all about common conflicts between developers and sysadmins regarding security requirements in small to mid-size webserver environments.

Every website or code has its own special requirements in how it should be executed and therefore it can become very tricky in regard of how to make your webserver compatible to the code a developer is using and make it secure at the same time. You could turn off most of the security features to get the application working. Sure that's the easy way but as a sysadmin, you are also responsible to prevent script-kiddies, bots and other bad guys from injecting malicious code into your environment.

In this session I would like to discuss some ideas of how to make a webserver more secure so sysadmins and developer can sleep well in regard of their own security requirements. So join me and let's find a way to build a bridge between the special needs these two goups have.

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Sven Rath

Linux-SysAdmin, REIFF Management & Service GmbH
Currently i'am working as a linux-sysadmin for REIFF Management & Service GmbH (inhouse service provider for the REIFF-Group) located in Germany managing a broad range of open-source tools and operating systems.

Monday October 28, 2019 18:00 - 18:35
Salon Pasteur
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