Feross Aboukhadijeh talks with us about security issues, and how to find them, and ways to secure your web app or open source code.

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 214,
  title: 'Securing Your Web Apps and Source Code',
  topics: [ 
    'security', 'open source', 'logging'
  guest: 'Feross Aboukhadijeh'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: 12/1/2022

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Feross Aboukhadijeh @Feross

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  • 00:44 World Cup welcome
  • 02:08 Security in applications
  • 03:20 Guest introduction
  • 04:41 Why should you worry about your software supply chain?
  • 07:41 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 08:50 What's the attack vector like and what's the threat?
  • 15:54 Depending on dependancies to find security issues
  • 22:16 Sponsor: IdeaBlade
  • 23:13 Make it easy to do the right thing
  • 29:16 What was log4j?
  • 33:45 How does Socket work?
  • 34:36 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.