Security

How to generate temporary download links to S3 objects

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Pre-signed URLs are a great way to share large files without giving the recipient permanent access. Learn how to use the AWS CLI to create links that expire after a certain amount of time.


AWS KMS cryptographic operations on the command line

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Leverage AWS KMS on the command line using these simple commands.


Encrypted Drupal Database Connections with Amazon RDS

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Malicious users can intercept or monitor plaintext data transmitting across unencrypted networks, jeopardising the confidentiality of sensitive data in Drupal applications. This tutorial will show you how to mitigate this type of attack by encrypting your database queries in transit.


Can You Keep a Secret? - Bucharest, 2018

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My presentation on secrets management at DrupalHackCamp 2018 in Bucharest, Romania.


HashiCorp Vault for Drupalers

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My presentation on HashiCorp Vault at DrupalHackCamp 2018 in Bucharest, Romania.


Securing Drupal: Storing API Tokens in Lockr

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As seen in the recent Uber hack, storing secrets such as API tokens in your project repository can leave your organisation vulnerable to data breaches and extortion. This tutorial demonstrates a simple and effective way to mitigate this kind of threat by leveraging Key module to store API tokens in remote key storage.


Can You Keep a Secret? - Auckland, 2017

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My presentation on secret management at DrupalSouth 2017 in Auckland, NZ.