Why it’s easy being a hacker
- Monday, February 10th, 2020 at 3:30 PM EST (20:30:00 UTC)
- Chris Dale
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20 years and SQL Injection is still a thing. Why is it so hard getting things right? What seems to be the root cause of things, and are we getting any better? What if we simply copy-paste code from Stackoverflow? Using Google as aid? What about the techie books that teach us how to develop, and all the courses and institutions that promise us to code like a pro? In this talk we will zoom in on how mistakes are made, and why it can be so crazy hard to get things right.
SANS instructor Chris Dale teaches SANS SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling. As head of the penetration testing and incident handling groups at Netsecurity, a company based in Norway, Chris brings significant security expertise and a background in system development, IT operations and security management. He is passionate about security, and he regularly gives presentations and teaches at conferences and workshops. Chris holds the GCIH, GPEN, GSLC and GMOB certifications and participates in panel debates and government-related working groups to recommend and improve security in the Norwegian private and public sectors.