The Department of Computer Applications, Uttaranchal Institute of Management organized a Workshop on “Ethical Hacking” in collaboration with Devarty Technologies on 26th June, 2020.
Dr. Sonal Sharma (HOD-IT) initiated the workshop session with an informative speech on the need of conducting these types of sessions. Dr. Sharma welcomed the eminent speaker Mr. Varun Pathak, Senior Ethical Instructor, Devarty Technologies.
Mr. Varun Pathak started the workshop by briefly revisiting the fundamental concepts of ethical hacking. Mr. Pathak differentiated between cyber security and information security. He showed the practical implementation on the following topics:
Generation of Phishing pages of Gaint social networking websites such as: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc.
Implementation of Man-in-middle attack.
Mr. Pathak used Linux-Kali for the implementation purpose. The session was engaging and interactive with a Question and Answer Session after the lecture. The students of BCA, B.Sc. (IT) and MCA of Uttaranchal Institute of Management enthusiastically participated in the workshop.
Dr. Sonal Sharma proposed the Vote of Thanks towards Mr. Varun Pathak for sharing his knowledge. Dr. Sharma further appreciated the support extended by the faculty members of Computer Applications Department towards the smooth conduct of the event.