Did You Know?

The society regularly takes part in Capture the Flag events

What this opportunity offers you
  • You will be taught how to perform cyber attacks in a hands-on and safe environment (and hence have the knowledge to defend yourself from similar attacks)
  • Different cyber related challenges are attempted and explained at meetings
  • There are workshops that last between 2 and 3 hours (and occasionally longer) which are ideal for newcomers
  • You will learn how to keep yourself secure online
  • If you’re passionate you will learn a lot about computers
  • The society will successfully prepare you for specialising into cyber security if your degree offers it
The skills you will gain that will impress employers:
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Intellectual and subject knowledge skills
  • IT and digital literacies
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Team working skills

Find out more about what these skills mean.

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“We are a group of people who are into cyber security. We spend most of our time just hacking about. We also run and attend events such as capture the flag (basically you have to break into different things like websites to get points for your team) and workshops.”

Mohit Gupta