Web Application Attacks for Cyber Educators

Web Application Attacks for Cyber Educators

October 28 — 29
Virtual Event

Free professional development workshop for high school teachers

Cybersecurity Workshop

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October 28 — 29, 7:00pm - 9:00pm


Available online only.
See description for details.

Intro Text

This 2-day online workshop will explore different web application attacks that can occur against social media accounts, online bank accounts, learning management systems, etc. Attendees will perform these attacks as both the hacker and victim. They will learn how these attacks work as well as how they can defend themselves against these attacks.

Please note that this workshop comprises two sessions on two different days:

  • Part 1: Wednesday, October 28(7 - 9 pm Central)
  • Part 2: Thursday, October 29 (7 - 9 pm Central)

The following Labs, from CYBER.ORG's Cybersecurity course, are covered in this workshop:

  • SQL Injection Lab
  • Command Injection Lab
  • Cross-site Scripting (XSS) Lab
  • Session Hijacking
  • CSRF 2 Lab
  • Typosquatting Lab

This workshop will be led by subject matter experts from the CYBER.ORG. Zoom links will be emailed before the webinar begins.

Participants will receive access to online curriculum materials as well as a temporary log-in to the U.S. Cyber Range. Due to grant funding restrictions, this workshop is only open to K-12 educators in the U.S.

Pre-requisites: If you do not already have a U.S. Cyber Range account, please plan to attend a 30-minute "set-up" session on either October 1st at 8 pm Central or sometime between 11 am and 2 pm Central on October 2nd.