The Blockchain and the Future of Cybersecurity

Presenter: Jason Cuneo Abstract: The revolution of blockchain centered technologies provides security practitioners with a unique opportunity to participate in shaping the future of secure networking and has the potential to redefine how organizations and society transact and determine value. The objective of this discussion is to introduce how blockchains are disrupting the status quo and how they can be used to improve the Cybersecurity landscape. What to Bring: Yourself
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Cyber Investigations

Presenter: Brad A. Abstract: Little talk on cyber crimes and investigations by law enforcement pov. Some campfire stories to be told don't want to miss this talk. Very insightful in the minds of criminals and their mistakes. What to Bring: Yourself
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Hacker Bootcamp Server Build and Install Day

Hardware has arrived!  This week we will take the time to put our servers together, install its operating system. Important! About Course: Bring $10 dollars to stay during course hour. Cash only. About Hardware Pick-up: Those who ordered hardware for the CTF training, please come to pick-up your kit. If you haven't paid yet, cost is $25 for your kit. Cash only. Hardware List: The following is the standard hardware we ordered for the training. You can bring your own Raspberry/Orange Pi kit, however you will need to adapt the instructions to your specific hardware. • Makerfocus Orange Pi Zero H2 Quad Core Open-source 512MB Development Board with Wifi Antenna • Makerfocus Orange Pi Zero Expansion Board Interface Board Development Board • 5V/2A AC Micro USB Power Supply Adapter • Makerfocus Orange Pi Zero…
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Corgi’s, Pterodactyls, and the Russian Ebook Wars

Come listen to the presentation that gave much to talk about during the National Cyber Summit. This talk will be an interesting discussion about the unique good, the bad, the funny, and the sad things that happen at the dark edges of the internet. Presented by Seth Wahle https://www.linkedin.com/in/sethwahle https://twitter.com/SethWahle
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Port scanning with Node.js

- A brief overview of what Node.js is and how it works. - Reasons to write your own port scanner in Node.js - A live demo showing a Node.js port scanner execute as well as a code review explaining how to build one with a simple portscanner library as well as manually with a default socket library. Presented by Dutch
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Python Applications

• Brief High-Level Overview of Python • Applications • Anaconda • Running Programs • GUI’s • Numerical Methods • Image Processing • GPU Processing • Machine Learning Presented by Douglas Winfield
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WannaCry ransomware recap

For the last few days the WannaCry ransomware event created mayhem, where organizations worldwide were hit with ransomware that spread quickly primarily via a self-propagating worm mechanism. It exploited vulnerable versions of Windows, even though patches were made available two months ago. Most organizations should have been able to avoid this situation by using a supported version of Windows and patching quickly enough. Here we are going to recap where things stand with this threat and share a few details from our analysis.
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Special Guest & SpaceApp Breakdown

We have some special guest coming to present some really cool hardware. That's all we can say about it due to secrecy. You don't want to miss out. Also we can talk about what happened at the NASA spaceapps challenge.  Little demo and talk of the CTF codebase that the CTF team has been working on.
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Hacker Boot Camp Course #2 – Linux Kernel

Course Topics: • What is the Kernel? • How to compile a system specific kernel for better system performance. • How to apply a kernel patch. • How to edit the kernel. • Hardening the kernel against cyber threats. Anyone wanting to work along with the class and compile their kernel mid-instruction should bring a laptop.  The instructor will be compiling a kernel on an ubuntu based Linux distribution.  Please plan your VM's or laptop Operating Systems accordingly. Course slide and supplimentary files are available at:  https://github.com/osteth/HackerBootcamp
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Python Crash Course @ Space Apps Challenge

We have partnered up with NASA Space Apps Challenge to provide a free Python Crash Course. We also would like to stay as a Hackbama team and compete at the 32-hour event to win prizes. This is a 2 event themed meetup. One at Real Estate Row, and other at Lowe Mill. Any questions or confusion just ask us on the forum or call. Come check this 1st-time ever event in Huntsville. Come say "hi," join the team, find an interesting project to do on your own or with a team. The event is free of cost to all participants. 1st Part - Kickoff Party and Python Crash Course Join us on Friday evening, April 28, at the showroom of Real Estate Row (1806 University Dr NW, Huntsville) for Huntsville's…
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