Just the Cryptography You Need to Know for TLS

Wednesday, 11 October, 2023 - 14:4515:05

Lerna Ekmekcioglu, AWS


We use TLS everyday but have you ever wondered what cryptographic concepts TLS is built upon? In this talk, I'll go over asymmetric keys, symmetric keys, keystores, truststores, mutual TLS along with analogies that will make these concepts accessible to everyone.

Lerna Ekmekcioglu, AWS

Lerna Ekmekcioglu is a Senior Solutions Architect at AWS where she helps Global Financial Services customers build secure, scalable and highly available workloads. She has over 18 years of platform engineering experience including authentication systems, distributed caching, and multi region deployments using IaC and CI/CD to name a few. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, sight seeing and backyard astronomy.

@conference {292153,
author = {Lerna Ekmekcioglu},
title = {Just the Cryptography You Need to Know for {TLS}},
year = {2023},
address = {Dublin},
publisher = {USENIX Association},
month = oct

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