DevOps Debriefs: How The Financial Times Beat Leaks with OIDC

  • Apr 16 2024
  • 30 mins
  • Securing your organizations pipelines, OIDC authentication

Things you’ll learn

  • Securing your organization's pipelines
  • OIDC authentication
  • Say goodbye to long running tokens


Rob Godfrey
Rob Godfrey
Senior Technical ArchitectFinancial Times
Ciara Carey
Ciara Carey
Developer RelationsCloudsmith


In our first episode of DevOps Debriefs, join Cloudsmith and special guest Rob Godfrey, Senior Technical Architect at the Financial Times (FT) for a discussion on the crucial role of authentication and credential management in ensuring software pipeline security. We’ll discuss: Innovative strategies that empowered the Financial Times team to overcome software supply chain risks in their pipelines. How the team responded to the fallout of the CircleCI breach. Insights into the challenges and triumphs as the Financial Times fortified its pipelines against potential risks. The pivotal role of Cloudsmith in supporting FT's adoption of OIDC and providing comprehensive visibility into their entire software supply chain.