Build & Maintain Complex Distributed Systems
June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Michael Brunton-Spall

Michael Brunton-Spall
Technical Architect, Government Digital Service

Website | @bruntonspall

Michael Brunton-Spall is an independent security consultant. Formally Deputy Director for technology and operations, and prior to that the Head of Cybersecurity at the Government Digital Service.
Michael is a regular conference speaker, published author of Agile Application Security and enthusiastic agilist and security geek. Prior to doing this, Michael has a varied background of jobs, ranging from low level embedded hardware, gaming development on consoles and scaling and operating the Guardian Newspaper.


1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Location: LL21 E/F Level: Non-technical
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Michael Brunton-Spall (Government Digital Service)
Traditional security approaches to threat and risk management are highly optimsed working in a traditional software development lifecycle. I'll demonstrate a new way of reviewing systems, and some real life worked examples that helps teams prioritise where to focus security effort, and what sorts of security threats you should worry about, which works more effectively in agile teams. Read more.