Thursday, February 11th – 6:12pm @ Virtual

Written by  on February 3, 2021

Hello hackers!

This month we are happy to have Colin Lee speak on “Your Code Security Blanket”:

Colin is an Android software developer at He has evaluated code security while working at Amazon and Mozilla and as an independent contractor for banks and other organizations. In that time, he’s caught numerous security flaws in production code.

Amazon keeps a tight lid on their security processes. They even run an internal conference designed to look and feel like Defcon for their employees, so very few attend the real event.

We’ll examine how Amazon reviews their corporate code for security flaws. Also, we’ll see how several high profile security incidents were caused by common coding errors.

As usual these days of Covid, we will be meeting online at

— TactiFail