2011/Cookies are Bad for You: Improving Security on the Web

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Almost every web application relies on cookies to authenticate each request after the user logs in. Cookies are vulnerable to cross-site request forgery and session hijacking. It is time to explore better, more secure alternatives that are now possible thanks to practical in-browser cryptography.

Speaker: Jesse Hallett

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Slides from the presentation: http://sitr.us/talks/cookies/