Passwords and botnets and zombies oh my! by Brennen Byrne

WordPress RI Meetup
WordPress RI Meetup
Public group


300 Metro Center Blvd · Warwick, RI

How to find us

1st floor, enter in the front of the building. 1st door on the right before the stairs

Location image of event venue


This will be our first meetup since a very successful WordCamp. Brennan has graciously offered to come down to RI and give a talk on WordPress Security.

Astonish (, is providing free pizza and soda for everyone. Networking is at 6pm. Food arrives at 6:30. Announcements begin at 7pm. Talk begins at 7:15pm. We'll have time for questions then most of us will head to Fat Belly's ( after for a drink

More info on the talk

The WordPress community has a huge security challenge on the horizon. Now powering almost 20% of the Internet, WordPress lets us build businesses and lifestyles behind a single password. Protecting one site is hard, but the real challenge is making sure that distributed attacks across WordPress sites don't find unprotected sites to attack. I'll talk about the attacks and defenses being established in the new security paradigm and the new strategies being worked on to protect your site from the robot army.

See you soon,

Jesse (