MySQL Security, Privileges, and User Management

Database Administration

This session is a deep-dive into MySQL's authentication and authorization mechanisms, overall security, data protection, PCI compliance, and more.

Outline:
- Privilege System
- User Management
- Pluggable Authentication
- Application/Network/OS Security
- Other MySQL Security Features
- Data Security Functions
- DoS
- PCI Compliance

Speakers

Kenny Gryp
Senior Technical Account Manager, Percona
Speaker Biography: 
Kenny is currently Senior Technical Account Manager at Percona. Bitten somewhere in the late 90s by the open-source bug, most of his spare time was spent working with Linux & OpenBSD servers. Eventually, after school ended, Kenny turned into a linux system administrator and performed that role at various companies. Before joining Percona, he worked at a large social networking company in Europe as DBA & Puppeteer.