GDG Tech Sessions —GDG Madeira & WTM Spain Ed.— Building secure apps w/ Firebase

GDG Madeira
Tue, May 19, 2020, 6:00 PM (WEST)

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About this event

📍This is an online event. Il will be live-streamed on YouTube (

In a world where security breaches make the front page of newspapers, how do you ensure high velocity without compromising application security? In this talk, we'll discuss some of the common threat models, and how Firebase can help you secure your apps. We'll share best practices for using Firebase Authentication, writing Security Rules for least privilege access. Finally, before we open it up for some Q&A, we'll also talk about some of the cool new features we've recently released, to make it even easier to Secure Your App.

The guest speaker for this event is Megha Bangalore. Megha is an engineering lead at Google working on making Firebase awesome. With many years of experience in distributed systems infrastructure and mobile technologies, Megha has built everything from SIEM platforms to messaging systems. She focuses on helping Firebase users securely engage with, and delight, their end-users. A Bay Area native, Megha received her Master of Arts in CS from Oxford University.

🕒 Schedule (all hours are given according to CET)
19:00 - 19:05 - Tech Session Presentation (5 min)
A brief introduction to the initiative, with the participation of the promoters, showing useful data.

19:05 - 19:10 - Guest GDG introduction (5 min)
A brief introduction to the guests GDG, GDG leaders and speakers.

19:10 - 20:00 - Guest speaker’s talk (50 min)
Presentation of the topic in the form of slides provided by the speaker.

20:00 - 20:15 - Discussion panel, Q&A (15 min)
The Q&A is intended to be made by the public along with the session, not only at the end — the most upvoted questions will be answered.

20:15 - 20:20 - Final remarks (5 min)
Thank you guest GDG and speaker’s participation.

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