Please pass the salt: Serve up passwords with a side of entropy

Track: Security
Abstract

So many companies today don’t follow best practices when it comes to storing passwords. And even worse, many companies don’t think they need to because hackers would never bother with them. Come learn the truth about how you should deal with your user’s passwords and how to navigate the confusing terminology of crypto.

Brad Wood

Brad is a software architect living in Kansas City. He is an open source enthusiast, developer advocate, and lead developer of the CommandBox CLI project. He works for Ortus Solutions making open source tools for CFML developers.