Webinar On Demand

AI Hallucinations and Manipulation: How to Use AI Coding Tools Securely

Recorded November 8, 2023

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Generative AI can help you write code faster, but is it secure? Learn how you can leverage the power of AI to increase your velocity while mitigating risks and staying secure.

Learn from security experts Liran Tal & Simon Maple in a hands-on session where they walk through:

  • An overview of AI hallucinations and AI generated security risks
  • The dangers LLMs present to secure coding, such as completing code suggestions that are vulnerable
  • A live experiment with Chat-GPT generating code with a Path Traversal vulnerability and a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in a React App and how it can be exploited
  • How to use generative AI coding tools, like Chat-GPT and Copilot, securely




Liran Tal, Director, Developer Relations, Snyk

Known for his open source and JavaScript security initiatives, Liran Tal is an award-winning software developer, security researcher, and open source champion in the JavaScript community. He's a recognized GitHub Star, acknowledged for his open source advocacy, and has received the OpenJS Foundation's Pathfinder for Security for his work on Node.js security. His contributions to developer security education include leading OWASP projects, building supply chain security tools, participation in CNCF and OpenSSF initiatives, and authoring books such as O'Reilly's Serverless Security. He leads the developer advocacy team at Snyk.io and is on a mission to empower developers with better application security skills.



Simon Maple, Principal Developer Advocate, Snyk

Simon Maple is currently a Principal Developer Advocate at Snyk. He has held various roles while at Snyk, most recently Field CTO. He has been a Java Champion since 2014, was a JavaOne Rockstar speaker in 2014 and 2017, and was also a Duke’s Choice award winner, Virtual JUG founder and organiser, and London Java Community co-leader. He is an experienced speaker, having presented at JavaOne, DevoxxBE, UK, & FR, DevSecCon, SnykCon, JavaZone, Jfokus, JavaLand, JMaghreb and many more including many JUG tours. His passion is around user groups and communities. When not traveling, Simon enjoys spending quality time with his family, cooking and eating great food.