Computer Security at Epic

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
1240 Computer Sciences

Speaker Name: 

Noah Dermer

Speaker Institution: 

Epic Systems

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1240 Computer Sciences

Description: 

Epic makes healthcare software for mid-size and large medical groups, hospitals and integrated healthcare organizations, where the stakes for securing and protecting information are incredibly high. In his role on the Security team at Epic, Noah is responsible for building security into enterprise applications. In this talk, he’ll discuss the technical challenges of implementing something as simple as secure passwords, from hashing itself, to hash function conversions to choosing the right encryption algorithms and protocols. He’ll explain emerging models for mobile device security. And finally, he’ll focus on the implications of security breaches.