SQL Injection Myths & Fallacies: Best practices of defense against top web security issue.
The most massive crime of identity theft in history was perpetrated in 2007 by exploiting an SQL Injection vulnerability. This issue is one of the most common and most serious threats to web application security. In this presentation, you'll see some common myths busted and you'll get a better understanding of defending against SQL injection.
Bill Karwin (twitter / blog), author of SQL Antipatterns, has been a software engineer for over twenty years, developing and supporting applications, libraries, and servers such as Zend Framework for PHP 5, the InterBase relational database, and the Enhydra Java application server. Throughout his career, Bill has shared his knowledge to help other programmers achieve success and productivity. Bill has answered thousands of questions, giving him a unique perspective on SQL mistakes that most commonly cause problems.
6:30 - 7:00 -- Doors open/general socializing & food provided by Percona
7:00 - 7:15 -- Intro/announcements
7:15 - 8:00(ish) -- Main presentation by Bill Karwin
8:00 - 9:00 -- Main presentation Q&A
9:00 - 10:00 -- General discussion/Q&A/networking/etc.
10:00ish -- post-event socializing... aka beers someplace nearby