Computer Science

Computer Science Seminar: Dr. Sam King


Computer Science Seminar: Dr. Sam King from Lyft

Host: Prof. Hao Chen

When: Thursday, February 9th at 3:10pm

Where: 1131 Kemper Hall

Title: Fighting bad guys: How to secure products at scale

 Abstract:
In this talk, I will describe some of the security problems we faced
at Lyft and Twitter, and the techniques we used to solve them. I will
also discuss previous research on designing and defending against
malicious hardware.
Bio:
Sam King is Head of Fraud and Identity at Lyft. Previously, he held
the same title at Twitter. Before working in industry, Sam was a
tenured professor at the University of Illinois where his research
interest spanned a wide range of topics from security and operating
systems to hardware and networking. Sam also started a company based
on his research, which was acquired by Twitter in 2014.

Location
1131 Kemper Hall

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