Engineer for the future of Cloud
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Seth Vargo

Seth Vargo
Developer Advocate, Google

Website | @sethvargo

Seth Vargo is a developer advocate at Google. Previously, he worked at HashiCorp, Chef, Custom Ink, and a few Pittsburgh-based startups. He’s the author of Learning Chef. Seth is passionate about reducing inequality in technology. When he’s not writing, working on open source, teaching, or speaking at conferences, Seth enjoys spending time with his friends and advising nonprofits. He loves all things bacon.


9:00am12:30pm Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Building Secure Systems
Location: LL21 E/F
Seth Vargo (Google)
By default all Kubernetes secrets are base64 encoded and stored as plaintext in etcd. Seth Vargo shares techniques for securing Kubernetes secrets, including encryption, KMS plug-ins, and tools like HashiCorp Vault and the trade-offs of each approach to better secure their clusters. Read more.