What Are the Security Risks Associated with AI-Generated Code? | Vandana Verma | #QonfX 2024

What Are the Security Risks Associated with AI-Generated Code? | Vandana Verma | #QonfX 2024

In this session, Vandana Verma explores the intersection of AI and security in software development. Vandana delves into the potential of AI-powered coding tools like GitHub Copilot and ChatGPT to accelerate project delivery while highlighting the inherent security challenges they pose. Through a hands-on demonstration, Vandana showcases the construction of a demo app using GitHub Copilot, followed by the identification and exploitation of vulnerabilities within the AI-generated code.

Gain a deeper understanding of AI's role in development and learn effective strategies for mitigating security risks associated with generative AI coding tools. Whether you're a seasoned developer or a security enthusiast, this session offers valuable insights into ensuring the security of AI-powered projects.

This video is of one of the sessions presented at #QonfX - Embracing The Future of #Testing Conference, 2024.

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About Speaker:
Vandana has over 17 years of experience in the cybersecurity industry, Vandana is a Security Relations Leader at Snyk, and she is also a member of the OWASP Global Board of Directors, where she contributes to the development and promotion of open-source security standards and best practices. As a passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion in cybersecurity, she leads and supports various initiatives such as InfosecGirls, WoSec, and InfosecKids, aiming to inspire, educate, and empower the next generation of security professionals. She is also a frequent speaker, trainer, and mentor at various global and regional events, such as Black Hat, Global AppSec, Grace Hopper, and BSides.

Connect with Vandana on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/vandana-verma/

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