Azure Security: Can you keep a secret?
Millions of user accounts were stolen from a big ride-sharing company recently—all because a developer leaked an important credential on GitHub! Even the best of us make mistakes sometimes. Learn best practices for building applications on Azure, with a focus on secrets management. We will walk in the shoes of a developer and illustrate the tools available to reduce costly mistakes at each stage of a secret’s lifecycle:
- Discover secrets in source code, config etc using CredScan
- Eliminate certain types of secrets
- Manage secrets safely, rotate them, and automate their deployment with Azure Key Vault
- Simplify your code using AppAuthentication
- Be prepared for security incidents