05 Dec '12, 4pm

Blog post on our Rails Security in the Wild talk at @ChicagoRuby.

First and foremost, I want to thank @RayHightower and @ChicagoRuby for having us to talk about Rails Security in the Wild. I was impressed (all over again) by the group and the atmosphere of passion for technology that permeated the event. Also thanks to Hugo and ThoughtWorks for hosting the event. I would also like to thank my partner in crime Jon Claudius (@claudijd) for putting together some sweet beefy demos. Also, Jon Rose, Brett Hardin (@miscsecurity) and Dan Schleifer have contributed a lot to the talk and my general mindset of reaching out to developers over the past couple of years. Thanks. The next thing I want to say is that developers are smart . After the talk, I was impressed with the detailed questions and even some corrections to some of the content I talked about. Someone named Robin corrected me in an area where I had glossed over the abilities of can-can...

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