OWASP Newcastle 2020 - Alice Through the Cyber Looking Glass
"Living backwards!" Alice repeated in great astonishment. "I never heard of such a thing!" "—but there's one great advantage in it, that one's memory works both ways." "I'm sure mine only works one way," Alice remarked. "I can't remember things before they happen." "It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards," the Queen remarked.
Wouldn't it be great to be able to remember forwards and backwards to be able to predict our mistakes and learn from them at the same time. In a fast-paced industry, it seems we can't learn from our mistakes let alone predict them... or can we?
Thanks to those who made it for my online talk for OWASP Newcastle - I hope that it gave you cause to think about the way technology has gone around and around over the last 40 years.
This format is not something I'm used to so thanks for enduring the hastily-prepared video trying to fit forty years of progress into fifteen minutes!
Apologies for the quality of this recording, it's been a bit of a crazy time and I've not been
able to source better recording equipment due to extended delivery times.
The main observation points from the talk were:
The full technology discussion from 1979