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Securing the Social Web by Moving Beyond Client-Server Security



Tyler Close considers that the old client-server security model is no longer viable and a new security web model is needed, presenting tools and techniques to secure the social web apps of today.


Tyler Close works on Web Application security at Google, after spending 5 years at Hewlett-Packard Labs as a security researcher. Much of his work focuses on finding easier ways to implement and use applications that have useful security properties. He has published papers at the Financial Cryptography conference, WWW conference, NDSS, BlackHat, and others.

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Mar 02, 2011