Michael Hess hacks like an attacker at national conference

As the leader of the global Drupal Security Team, Michael Hess, UMSI adjunct lecturer and U-M solution architect lead, participated in an interactive presentation on Drupal vulnerabilities during the Security Professionals Conference 2017. The breakout session Watch The Hacker Hack gave attendees the opportunity to see experts in action. Drupal Security Team members hacked into websites, discussed best practices for configuring Drupal-based sites, and talked about the role of an open-source security team.

The Security Professionals Conference 2017 was held May 1-3 in Denver, Colo. The 15th annual conference was held in partnership with EDUCAUSE, a nonprofit association of IT professionals committed to advancing higher education.