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Friday, October 21 • 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Puppet as Security Tooling – Bill Weiss, Puppet

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As a Puppet user, you know the value of Puppet for configuration management, deployment, and delivery of your applications. What you may not know is that it is also a powerful tool for securing your environment and for meeting your compliance and auditing needs. In this session you’ll see how Puppet can provide policy enforcement, help monitor compliance requirements, and help with fast response to security issues. I’ll speak about my experience running a small security program using Puppet and provide you guidance about where to look to make wins for your organization.

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Bill Weiss

Manager of SysOps, Puppet
As a red-and-blue-team member turned sysadmin herder, Bill Weiss had an early introduction to automation in security, and he's spent the rest of his career trying to bring that idea to more places. He started out working in the .gov, moved to Chicago to spend several years at a financial... Read More →

Friday October 21, 2016 2:30pm - 3:15pm PDT
Royal Palm 1-3