Aaron Bedra, TweetApplication Security Lead, Braintree and Co-Author of Programming Clojure, 2nd Edition
Biography: Aaron Bedra
Aaron Bedra is the application security lead at Braintree. He is the co-author of Programming Clojure, Practical Software Security, and another upcoming Pragmatic Press book.
Software Passion: Language exploration and new ways of exploring how to program
Professional Contributions: Programming Clojure, 2nd Edition Clojure Clojure Contrib Accession (Clojure Redis adapter) Ring Hiccup Ruby on Rails
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There are lots of ways of dealing with authentication, but the interaction before, during, and after is usually ignored. This is pretty much how web applications work today. We don't ask the right questions of users attempting to access our web applications. How sure are you that the user accessing your site is who they say they are? How sure are you that you want them accessing your site at all?