In this session get an overview of all the new security features in MySQL 8.0 and how they fit together to answer the modern security challenges. MySQL 8 takes a new step in tightening the security of MySQL installations and provides new and flexible tools including a brand new default authentication method, SQL roles, enhancements in transparent disk encryption, and modern password controls on password reuse, complexity, and brute force password guessing.
Georgi "Joro" Kodinov started working on MySQL in 2006 as a part of the optimizer team. He has moved to lead the Server General team, working on security, monitoring and the client-server protocol. Joro has background in banking IT.