DSCI Excellence Award 2017 in Cyber Security Education for Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science

On 14th December the DSCI Excellence Awards 2017 was presented in various disciplines to honor best practices adopted by the industry, exemplary work carried out in the field of security and privacy, and reward visionary leaders. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science was nominated under the Category of Excellence in Cyber Security Evangelism and was awarded the … Read moreDSCI Excellence Award 2017 in Cyber Security Education for Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science

Find the Operating System of a server using ping and traceroute

It is simply possible to find or understand the OS a server is running on, using Ping and Traceroute scans. Note: There are advanced tools to detect OS type, but this is one simple method that might not just be accurate if the datacenter routing traffic to a different subnet. Ping is a computer network administration … Read moreFind the Operating System of a server using ping and traceroute

MacOS HighSierra “root” vulnerability

On November 28th , Lemi Orhan, an Agile Software Craftsman, tweeted about a bug on MacOS HighSierra which allows anyone have a root access to the computer with the username “root” with a blank password which was later confirmed by Apple. Testing this bug on your Computer If you are testing it on your machine … Read moreMacOS HighSierra “root” vulnerability

Computer Security Day

Computer Security Day is an annual event and is celebrated on the 30th November each year. It is designed to raise awareness and to promote best practices in Information Security.

CNCD at Hindustan Institute of Technology and Scinece celebrated the Computer Security Day by organizing a talk event. Mr. Sam Abraham, CISO, Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited, Chennai was the speaker of the day.

Students and Staff had an exciting interactive session.

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Website updated

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