AWS Loft SF, July 2015. Deploying large-scale applications as a collection of loosely coupled microservices has many benefits. However, ensuring security across this kind of environment is challenging. This talk describes how the Platform Security team at Netflix is addressing these challenges without impacting developer velocity or adding unnecessary friction. We will discuss our
foundational security services that leverage trust from AWS, and how we build up from these services to improve security throughout the Netflix ecosystem.