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Access and Secret Management in Cloud Services
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Ryan Lane talks about the methods for handling various types of security problems in cloud services as well as the tools they use at Lyft including Google SAML/OAuth2, Octa for identity management/SSO, Confidant, Vault, Sneaker, Credstash and Keywhiz for secret management, Confidant and KMS for secure bootstrapping, and metadataproxy and ec2metaproxy for limiting access to Docker containers.


Ryan Lane is a Security Engineer at Lyft. He's the maintainer of a number of Lyft's Open Source security products, like Confidant, metadataproxy and bandit-high-entropy-string. Ryan also wrote and maintains the AWS orchestration code in SaltStack and is a major contributor to Wikimedia and OpenStack projects.

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