Cheering open communication within a workplace for a team to emerge cohesively and effectively with optimism, and hence to impart quality professional education to students in the field of Computer Sciences; iTechnocrats Club, CGC Technical Campus, Jhanjeri, Mohali organized a Workshop on “Ethical Hacking” on dated 18-March.2019 from M/s AD Consultants, ICT Training and solution Provider, Gurgaon. Ethical Hacking sometimes called as Penetration Testing is an act of intruding/penetrating into system or networks to find out threats, vulnerabilities in those systems which a malicious attacker may find and exploit causing loss of data, financial loss or other major damages. Col R S Dubey (Retd) was the spokesman and an eminent professional in the field of Cyber Security and Ethical hacking. He had interacted with the students of CSE and ECE with the coverable topics in the Ethical Hacking as per five different modules, such as Introductions of Ethical Hacking, Foot Printing & Google Hacking, Scanning Network, Sniffing and System Hacking.
The purpose of this workshop is to improve the security of the network or systems by fixing the vulnerabilities found during testing. Ethical hackers may use the same methods and tools used by the malicious hackers but with the permission of the authorized person for the purpose of improving the security and defending the systems from attacks by malicious users. More than 150 students from B.Tech(CSE/ECE) actively participated in this workshop and be aware of the concept of Ethical Hacking.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. G.D. Bansal Director General and Dr. Rajneesh Talwar Principal CGC said the students get an opening of exhibiting their concept in the field of security and Ethical hackers are expected to report all the vulnerabilities and weakness found during the process to the management. The overall convener of this workshop Dr. Raman Chadha, said that Today, we can find Certified Ethical Hackers working with some of the finest and largest companies across industries like healthcare, financial, government, energy and much more!