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Topic: Cybermatics - A Penetration Testing Simulation for Novice Students

Date:October 15, 2020

Time:1:00-1:50 p.m.

Location:Zoom Meeting. Log in as "Guest" and enter your name. No password is required.

Audience:Students, professors, government

Presenter(s): Derek Hansen and Justin Giboney

Description:Cybermatics is a "playable case study" that allows students to experience a "day-in-the-life" of a penetration tester through an immersive simulation. We will introduce the simulation, its learning goals, and the techniques used to create a highly realistic feel. We will also report results from its use for the past several years as part of our Information Technology and Cybersecurity 101 class at Brigham Young University.

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