Saturday 11:30 a.m.–noon in Grand Ballroom C

Oops! I Committed My Password To GitHub!

Miguel Grinberg


What do AWS, GitHub, Travis CI, DockerHub, Google, Stripe, New Relic, and the rest of the myriad of services that make our developer life easier have in common? They all give you secret keys to authenticate with. Did you ever commit one of these to source control by mistake? That happened to me more times than I'm willing to admit! In this talk I'm going to go over the best practices to follow when writing Python applications that prevent this type of accident.