A Cyber Security Challenge for Consultants, Auditors and Managers
Hosted by Algonquin College
Date: Saturday, July 14
Time: 12 - 5:00pm
Price: $40 per person
- $20 discount available*
- Lunch and a drink included
Location: Algonquin College, Room T115 (Map to follow)
Audience: IT Security Consultants, Managers, Auditors, and Students who want to understand how cyber criminals operate, through a hands-on learning experience.
Difficulty: No experience required.
Ideal for IT Security professionals who know the terminology, understand the concepts, but lack previous hands-on experince in penetration testing tools. It's your chance to learn, and have fun!
Sponsors: Brought to you by ISSA-Ottawa Chapter in partnership with Algonquin College and HackingAway.org
Preparation: Nothing required. Participants will each be given a PC configured with a basic set of up-to-date tools typical of today's real-world cyber criminals. Or you can bring your own laptop.
The Challenge: You and your team will be pointed at a target of networks and computers that emulate a realistic corporate environment. The challenge is to break through the cyber defenses and disrupt the company, or capture their secrets.
There will be instructors and coaches to help you along the way.
* Discount: For those willing to stay an extra 30-minutes, we would love to hear your opinions on event. Likes and dislikes. Ideas on improvements. Whatever you can think of. We will give a $20 refund for everyone who can stay an extra 30 minutes to help us out this way.
Conclusion: Come and have fun. Network with your peers. And learn a lot through hands-on IT Security.