Marcus Bointon

Marcus Bointon

I work on smartmessages.net, support 1CRM, and pentest and write for Radically Open Security. I'm the maintainer of PHPMailer and contribute to many other open-source projects. I'm a PHP coder, Linux sysadmin, technical writer, and MySQL DBA. I've spoken at many technical conferences in Europe and north America. I live in the French alps with my wife, kids, skis and bikes.

Montreal 2019 sessions

Practical privacy - GDPR explained

English session - Beginner

Europe's tough new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in May 2018, raising privacy & data protection standards enormously. Its effects are being felt around the world, helping users regain control of their own data outside Europe too. As part of this, privacy by design provides a primary line of defence between companies and terrible headlines. Learn what developers & project managers need to know about GDPR in this talk.

What's new in TLS 1.3

English session - Advanced

TLS encryption is an important part of web site, service and app deployment, playing a vital role protecting data in transit. TLS 1.2 has been around since 2008, and it's being replaced by the excitingly-named TLS 1.3. This talk will give you a rundown on the shortcomings of TLS 1.2 and earlier versions, how and why 1.3 changes things, and what changes you may need to make in your deployments to take advantage of 1.3's enhancements.

Montreal 2018 sessions