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Learn to Code: Would you like a Cyberattack with your Toast?

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Galvanize

119 Nueces St

Austin, TX 78701

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Towards the end of last year the internet saw massive Denial-of-Service attacks, aimed at taking high-profile websites offline, originating from internet-connected security cameras. Engineers building IoT devices must take additional precautions to ensure they do not implement security anti-patterns when addressing new problems, this talk will discuss four substantial security anti-patterns and the steps everyday users can take to help mitigate them.


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6:30pm: Doors open, snacks & networking

6:40pm: Talk kickoff

7:30pm: Talk conclusion - Post event discussion & networking

8:00pm: Event conclusion


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A basic familiarity with the command line, beginner-intermediate experience with JavaScript, and familiarity with JSON. Please bring your laptops.


About the Speaker


Jade Wang is Head of Developer Relations at Cloudflare. Previously, she co-founded Sandstorm.io, and was employee #5 Meteor. Her Ph.D. is in neuroscience, she had been a post doctoral researcher at NASA Ames Research Center. In a past life, she's also a classically trained musician.


Snacks & Drinks provided. Enter building from the Nueces St. side. All parking is $5 after 6 PM daily!



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