FuzzOps: keep your computers busy and your pager quiet

Systems are hungry for input. When they respond to unexpected input badly, an unfortunate human often has to intervene. Fuzzing can help us find problems before they happen, using randomness and program instrumentation. It’s a great fit for CI pipelines: you can run tests you never had to write!



Mindy Preston


Mindy is the absolute best cat bed she can be. She likes networks, embroidery, functional programming, coffee, breaking stuff, jokes, building stuff, riding bicycles, and lots more stuff. She used to work at a famous container company, a famous English university, an obscure network middlebox company, a Wisconsin- and Iowa-based mid-cap utility company, a graduate space research department, a thrift store, and a smoothie shop.