Winter 2021 Events

Cyber Academy: Classical Ciphers

Thursday 4/8 7:00PM-9:00PM PT

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Who needs to hide things when you can just broadcast info to everyone and confuse all except for one with what your messages mean? Come learn about how people throughout history used a variety of ciphers to camouflage data in plain sight. I wonder what this last sentence says… Sterces yciuj yciuj laever ot seno erucesni eht kcarc ot woh laever osla ll'ew!

Cyber Academy: Modern Cryptography

Thursday 4/15 7:00PM-9:00PM PT

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How can a Blowfish do encryption? Who are Ron, Adi, and Leonard? And what in the Diffe-Hellman is a key exchange? Learn all about symmetric and asymmetric encryption at Cyber Academy in Week 3!

Will Guest Talk: Cryptographic Attacks

Thursday 4/29 7:00PM-9:00PM PT

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You’ve learned the cryptography, now it’s time to break it. Tune in Week 5 to learn about classic attacks on AES, RSA, and other systems.

CTF After Dark

5/17 7:00PM - 5/24 7:00PM PT

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This is the moment you’ve been training for. Get ready for some high octane, mind-boggling tests of hacking skill! Collaborate with your friends in our beginner friendly Capture The Flag (CTF) competition. Challenges will be targeted at the skills that you’ve learned from our Spring workshops. Top teams get bragging rights as well as prizes.

And don’t worry if you ever feel stuck or lonely. We’ll be in our discord channel, ready to answer any of your burning questions.

Advanced Reverse Engineering

Thursday 4/22 7:00PM-9:00PM PT

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Want to go above and beyond your CS33 knowledge? Join the Cyber Academy in Week 4 to learn how to use disassemblers such as IDA Pro as well as advanced reverse engineering techniques!

Video Game Hacking

Thursday 5/6 7:00PM-9:00PM PT

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Ever wanted to know how that guy snapped to your head in a shooter game right as you peeked or somehow knew what your next move was in a strategy game? If you want to learn how to make your own aimbot or learn more about how hackers can exploit multiplayer games through packet spoofing, then our Video Game Hacking workshop is for you! No prior experience necessary!

Psi Beta Rho

Spring Quarter

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ACM Cyber’s Psi Beta Rho is back and better than ever this spring quarter! Join a team with other bruins who love hacking and test your skills against some awesome ctfs! No prior experience is required, since teams will be competing in beginner-friendly ctfs with the guidance of cyber officers. CTFs for this quarter include angstrom ctf, cyber fasttrack, SDCTF, and more! Contact us for more details!