Information security, network attacks, network defense and vulnerability management were the main topics this past weekend at Master on Free Software. Two days talking and playing with advanced networks attacks and defenses together with vulnerability management at Vigo (great city!)
As you know, the last year we handled different attacks and techniques showing practical countermeasures in order to get more secure configurations for our systems, so this year we decided to complete this approach including the best security management practices for persons in charge of security strategy and tactic in organizations.
In detail, we covered the following topics:
- Benefits of good security practices
- Security methodology
- Risk analysis and defense models
- Network architectures
- Network device security
- Integrity and availability architecture
Vulnerability management was a hot topic too. We introduced responsible disclosure and how it relates to the free software community ...