Cybersecurity is a vast study area, but with the right tools you can learn skills valuable to the industry. If you haven't noticed already, much of the internet's backbone — routers, firewalls, web servers, intrusion detection systems — run on some "flavor" of Unix/Linux. So understanding how this mysterious operating system works is invaluable to a cyber professional.
Why learn about the Raspberry Pi? As a device that only costs $40 to $70, it provides a small, modularized way to experiment with Linux without risk of harming your own computer. Further, you can use a separate SD card for each project and swap them out within seconds to begin a whole new project.
Note: Keep in mind that our project leaders are not experts, and they do not know all the answers. They are students just like you, and will do their own research and experiments alongside you. Let's all learn from each other!
In the Fall 2016 we have some great surprises coming, lots to do!
Please bring your own laptop to each meeting, as there will be quite a bit of research (aka Googling) involved.
This quarter, our goals are...
What we accomplished: