DevOps Pro Europe 2022

May 30 - June 3



May 24 - 26



Jeroen Willemsen

Positon: Principal Security Architect

Company: Xebia

Country: The Netherlands


Jeroen is a typical security jack-of-all-trades. As a hands-on security architect with a knack for (CI/CD) automation and risk management. Jeroen has been involved in various OWASP projects, now focusing on OWASP WrongSecrets. He enjoys a pentest every now and then while helping organizations to get secure enough. Jeroen is often engaged in knowledge sharing through talks, blogs, projects at Github, and training.


Introducing OWASP WrongSecrets: How You Should NOT Handle Your Secrets

Can you keep a secret? What if your computer needs to keep a secret? In this talk, Jeroen will present OWASP WrongSecrets: a project with which he shows how to not store secrets with a purposefully vulnerable application.

Hopefully, you’ll take this knowledge and not make the same mistakes in your own app. Of course, you’ll also learn a thing or two on how to do secret management properly!

Session Keywords

🔑 WrongSecret
🔑 Secrets Management