I've been in and around Open Source since around 1997, and have been running (GNU) Linux as my main desktop at home and work since then: not always easy...  I'm a security bod and architect, co-founder of the Enarx project, and am currently employed as Chief Security Architect for Red Hat.  I have a blog - "Alice, Eve & Bob" - where I write (sometimes rather parenthetically) about security.  I live in the UK and like single malts.

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Trust

Trust in open source is a positive feedback loop.
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Spend some time investigating Rust's package manager, Cargo.
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Find out how to evaluate the integrity of a software package.
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Rust helpfully provides a set of "prelude" functions.
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When a trusted boot process is performed, the process not only measures each value but also performs a check against a known (and expected!) good value at the same time.

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Getting started with DevSecOps

This guide will help you get started with DevSecOps.
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Learn the basic concepts behind cryptography, with a focus on confidentiality, integrity, and authenticity.