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Paul Kehrer
Developer IV, Rackspace

Website | @reaperhulk

Paul Kehrer is the crypto expert on the Barbican project, an open source key management platform for OpenStack. He has experience running a public certificate authority as well as doing significant open source work in cryptography by writing and maintaining r509, a ruby library for managing a certificate infrastructure and cryptography, a modern python crypto library.


Jarret Raim (Rackspace), Paul Kehrer (Rackspace)
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Python has a complex past with crypto. There are half a dozen frameworks built on at least three separate C implementations, each with their own strengths and weaknesses and in various states of maintenance. This presentation will review the current state of the art and discuss the future of crypto in Python including a new library aimed at fixing modern crypto support in Python. Read more.