Security, Linux, & hacking games

This is a four-day live online course for 14-16 year olds who are interested in learning about cyber security and Linux fundamentals through “hacking” games. No prior experience required. 

✅  100% beginner friendly

✅  For 14-16 year olds

 

Learn the fundamentals of the open-source operating system Linux. Learn how to install a Linux virtual machine, which acts as a computer within a computer. Learn how to use the terminal (the command line) through a series of war games, where you use your newfound knowledge to break through to the next level. 

 

This will be a four-day course run as a live online class.

  • Dates: Wednesday, 15th January to Saturday, 18th January 2020 (4 day course)
  • Time: 2.45 pm – 4.45 pm
  • Delivered via online meeting software
  • Max class size: six students with one instructor

 

Instructor to guide students in a live online class

 

Topics include

  1. Introducing Linux
  2. What is a Virtual Machine
  3. Bash scripting
  4. Linux utilities
  5. Network scanning
  6. Open source intelligence
  7. Web vulnerability scanning

Our course was designed by a professional information security consultant and uses a real-world “hacking” platform.

 

Earn your Security, Linux and Hacking Games Course certificate

 

Fee: $399. Enrolments close 5pm on Monday, 13 January 2020.

Early bird: $299 by 11:59 PM (AEST) on Wednesday, 4 December 2019

 

Computer requirements:

  • Minimum 4GB of RAM
  • 20GB of free disk space
  • i3 processor or better

 

Prerequisites:

  • Install VirtualBox. Instructions on how to do this will be sent out in the welcome email.
  • Download Kali Linux for VirtualBox and Metasploitable 2. Please note that you must download both of these files before the class, but your tutor will show you how to install them during the class.

 

 

“Kieran is very impressed and is really enjoying the SecurityLinux and Hacking games online classes.  He said the content is very appealing – he likes the hacking games style, he enjoyed the problem solving of finding the weaknesses in the virtual computer exercise – and the tutor is very engaging.” – Rachel, mum of student.

 

Do you want to be like Parisa Tabriz? She is Google’s cyber warrior princess. Her job is to keep everyone cyber safe. She is paid to hack into Google, find flaws in the system and to outhack the hackers.