SACM Presents : A talk by Colby Bates on Computer Security @Epic

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
CS 1240

Speaker Name: 

Colby Bates

Speaker Institution: 

Epic

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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, Colby 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.

Pizza/drinks will be provided.

If you are planning to attend, please RSVP here http://goo.gl/forms/ps9prkkSTP