Inside the Development of Netflix Stethoscope (Decipher)


One of the major challenges facing many organizations, even technically sophisticated ones with mature security groups, is securely configuring endpoints and ensuring they stay that way. There are some tools that can handle that task, but they tend to require extensive privileges and take a one-size-fits all approach. That doesn’t fly in many enterprises, including Netflix, so a small team of engineers there decided to build a new tool that could handle those tasks with a light touch.