Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Dominik Richter

Dominik Richter
Product Manager, Chef Compliance, Chef Software

Website | @arlimus

Dominik Richter is a product manager at Chef, an entrepreneur, and a leading expert in both security and automation. Dominik honed his abilities at Deutsche Telekom, where he headed the security of Telekom’s first OpenStack Cloud. He is a cofounder of InSpec, Chef Compliance, and the project.


1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Security usability
Location: Beekman
Christoph Hartmann (Chef Software), Dominik Richter (Chef Software)
It's still very cumbersome to implement best practices for server hardening and patching. As a result, many servers are still unsecured. Christoph Hartmann and Dominik Richter offer an overview of InSpec—an open source tool for infrastructure, security, and compliance testing—and demonstrate how patch and security level can be assessed in CI/CD and production environments. Read more.