Category: Club News

Oregon State University Security Club

Thank You

Being your club president for the last 3 years has been an incredible experience. Back in Fall 2017 when I first came to OSU, the club had maybe 20-30 members and wasn’t involved in CTF or CDC at all. Now, we’ve reached nearly 300 members, play CTF nearly every weekend, and have many 1st place…
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PRCCDC 2020 Results

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the in-person Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (PRCCDC) was unfortunately cancelled. However, PRCCDC, working in combination with NCCDC, allowed all of the Pacific Rim teams to compete in the National Wildcard Event, which was held online on April 11th, 2020. I am pleased to announce that OSUSEC placed…
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Officer Elections on 3/12

Next week, we will be having officer elections! This is a great way to get more involved with the club and help represent the College of Engineering.tl;dr Come vote on Thursday, 3/12 at 7pm in KEC 1003. We will have pizza. I have been the president of the OSU Security Club for nearly 3 years…
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NSA Visit

Yesterday the National Security Agency came to meet with some members of the university and give a talk to the OSU Security Club. The visit was a great success and we had over 100 people in attendance for the talk. The talk was focused around the NSA Codebreaker Challenge, which just started last weekend (Oregon…
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Meeting Notes 5/9

Today we hosted Ryan Gurr and Alex Ryan from Fidelis Cybersecurity, who talked about their experiences and background in information security, and showed a cool demo of Fidelis’s platform. If you have any questions for Ryan or Alex, please contact them, they said they’d love to answer any questions you may have, related to Fidelis…
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2019-2020 Officers

Here are the new officers for the 2019-2020 school year: President: Zander Work Vice President: Hadi Rahal-Arabi Treasurer: David Park Multimedia Coordinator: Adam Stewart Lab Manager: Ryan Kennedy Recruitment/Public Relations: Alex Rash Thanks to everyone who participated!

2019-2020 Officer Elections on April 25th

We will be holding officer elections for next school year during our regular meeting on Week 4 (April 25th). This is a great way to be more involved with the club, and represent us to the College of Engineering. Here are the positions (link goes to position duties): President Vice President Treasurer Multimedia Coordinator Lab…
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PRCCDC 2019 Results

This past weekend, OSUSEC competed at the Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (PRCCDC) hosted by Highline College. I’m pleased to announce that we placed 3rd out of 13 teams in this tough competition. PRCCDC is a 2 day competition where each team must secure a mix of approximately 10 Windows and Linux systems, configure…
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Meeting Notes 2/28 – OSUSEC Lab

Tonight I talked about the new OSUSEC lab environment! A few systems are currently live, and more will be coming up through the end of the term, including the self-registration system. For information about the lab environment, please see the dedicated page for it.

Welcome to Winter 2019!

Happy New Years! Our first meeting will be this Thursday at 7pm in KEC1003, and we will be meeting at the same time/place the whole term. Some things to look forward to for this term: I’m working with NetSPI to have them come back with a more technical presentation and hopefully some labs, so that…
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