Author Archives: jester

Irish Hackerspaces Week 2012

This year Irish Hackerspaces Week falls between September 15th – 23rd. This gives hackerspaces around Ireland a chance to expand their reach in to the local community. TOG has already started to get events ready for this week. Sept 15th and 16th is the Synchronous Hackathon weekend which is a great weekend to get people […]

Lockpicking a great success

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us at lockpicking last night in TOG. I started off the night with an introduction into the different tools and locks available, as will as some ideas of what I would like the lockpicking group to do. We had 21 people in attendance! I couldn’t believe it. […]

Lockpicking Reborn :)

Back due to popular demand, Lockpicking Group shall reform to meet on a bi-weekly basis starting from Tuesday 22nd May 2012 from 7:30pm. I will kick it all off with my presentation on lockpicking, going through the different types of tools and locks. Then after we will take out the box of locks and get […]

Security Series: Wireless Security Workshop (again)

Next Saturday I am going to re-run my Wireless Security Workshop. Last time I had 16 attendees all busy hacking away at the different wireless access points I set up. This is a hands on workshop. It is aimed at beginners and you will be following along with what I do on my screen on […]

Security Series: Security Shepherd CTF

On Wednesday the 14th of March from 19:30 – 22:00, we are going to demo Security Shepherd to the public. Security Shepherd is a 4th year project created by DIT Student Mark Denihan. The purpose of this application is to educate people about Web Application Security. It involves a series of levels that each user […]

Security Talk Series: Introduction to IT Security and Wireless Security Workshop

Due to a huge interest of this talk, it is currently waiting list only now. I will review number of seats/tables for each event at the weekend. Still book a place as places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. I am also considering running the same talk on a 2nd date […]