Leif Nixon, founder and owner of Nixon Security, has more than 10 years experience from IT security in Linux-centric environments. He regularly coordinates response to complex, multi-national incidents, and has a wide network of contacts in industry, academia and law enforcement.
A regular contributor to industrial and academic IT security conferences, he is well prepared to give presentations on a range of subjects.
Whether to laugh or to cry, or both at the same time? Working in IT security can lead to some very mixed emotions.
We will revisit some of the speaker's favourite security vulnerabilities, to laugh, and maybe cry, together. We will cover things like the app-enabled toilet with crap security, the shockingly bad smart grid system, and the open source repository that was really, REALLY open.