Keynote stage at the O'Reilly Security Conference in New York
Keynote stage at the O'Reilly Security Conference in New York (source: O'Reilly Conferences via Flickr)

Experts from across the security world came together for the O'Reilly Security Conference in New York. Below you'll find links to highlights from the event.

Security and feudalism: Own or be pwned

Cory Doctorow says the Electronic Frontier Foundation is fighting for a future where our devices can be configured to do our bidding and where security researchers are always free to tell us what they’ve learned.

Once upon a future

Heather Adkins explores various events in security history to show how we need to alter our course to change the future.

Playing through the pain: The impact of secrets and dark knowledge on security and intelligence professionals

Richard Thieme says the cost of security work and professional intelligence goes beyond dollars. It's measured in family life, relationships, and mental and physical well-being.

A vision for future cybersecurity

Rebecca Bace explains what we need to do to consolidate our efforts in cybersecurity so that we can instigate a new generation of techniques and applications.

Meet the world's first autonomous computer security systems

Michael Walker explores the results of DARPA’s Cyber Grand Challenge (CGC), a contest to develop first-generation autonomous cyber defense systems.

O'Reilly Defender Awards

A recognition of individual contributors who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, creativity, and collaboration in the defensive security field.

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