NorthSec 2019 speaker: Elissa Shevinsky

Elissa Shevinsky is CEO of Faster Than Light, where she is building developer tools. Shevinsky previously launched Everyday Health (IPO), Geekcorps (acquired) and Brave ($35M ICO.) Her focus is on bringing security best practices earlier into the development lifecycle, and building tools to make it easier to ship secure code. Shevinsky is also the author of "Lean Out" published by OR Books.


What is our Ethical Obligation to Ship Secure Code?

There is no legal obligation to ship secure code, but is there an ethical one? This talk argues that companies - and in some cases, individual devs - are obligated in strong security best practices.