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883 NIST Problem Workshops: The Darker Side of the Web
March 26, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
The Epic Challenge “Cyber Crime: The Darker Side of the Web” is a survey course of the myriad ways in which the connectivity of the modern world can both benefit and threaten our daily lives. This knowledge has been paired with the basic skills and techniques needed to detect, analyze and defend against these cyber threats. Students from a variety of technical and non-technical backgrounds will have an opportunity to learn about the threats associated with various technologies, as well as the skills needed to analyze, remediate and ultimately defeat those threats. In addition to instruction provided by course faculty, the course includes industry experts serving as mentors to bring real-world experience into the classroom.