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Do You Know Where Your Secrets Are? Discover the Problem of Secrets Sprawl

27 Sep 2023
Tech Hub Stage 2023
Uber, CircleCI, and Toyota shared a common security issue: hardcoded plaintext credentials in their systems, causing leaks or aiding breaches. While understanding this problem is easy, its extent, growth rate, and persistence raise questions.
  • Delve into the biggest secrets sprawl research, analyzing 1.027 billion GitHub commits
  • Uncover the escalating situation, its origins, and frequently implicated secret types in this session
Alexis Larnaud, Technical Enterprise Account Manager - GitGuardian