Advanced Cyber Security

As an IT and cybersecurity professional, you have a unique responsibility to find and understand your organization's vulnerabilities and to work diligently to mitigate them before the bad guys use these vulnerabilities to attack your organization.

24 Sep

Practical information

  • Date: 24. September 2018 - 28. September 2018
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Campus Vestfold, room D3-101

  • Registration deadline: 15. September 2018



This course is designed to teach you both sides of the coin - meaning you’ll learn the tools, tactics, and techniques used by hackers to break into systems and applications.

You’ll also learn how network defenders, intrusion analysts, and malware analysts catch today’s most sophisticated attacks. This course is over 80% hands-on training focused on both the offensive and defensive cyber security.

With comprehensive coverage of tools, techniques, and methodologies for both network penetration testing, incident response/network forensics/malware analysis. This course truly prepares you to conduct high-value penetration testing projects as well as the technical knowledge, insight, and hands-on training you need to defend your network with confidence.

Every organization needs skilled information security personnel who can find vulnerabilities and mitigate their effects, and this entire course is specially designed to get you ready for that role.

Course Areas of Focus

Day 1: Finding information about you or your company
Day 2: How do hackers attack servers?
Day 3: What can a hacker do with your web application?
Day 4: Log Analysis
Day 5: Malware Analysis

Speakers’ Profile

Joe McCrayJoseph McCray (Joe McCray)

Joe McCray is an Air Force Veteran and has been in security for over 10 years. Joe has been involved in over 150 very high level pentesting assessments and has some major hacking accomplishments that he can share with his classes. His extensive experience and deep knowledge, mixed with his comedic style has lead Joe to be one of the most highly sought after speaking experts in the industry. Joe makes speaking appearances and gives seminars at major events in the security community such as Black Hat, DefCon, BruCon, Hacker Halted and more. Joe is the seven (7) time recipient of the EC-Council Instructor Circle of Excellence Award and the EC-Council Instructor of the Year Award. Joe is the founder and CEO of InfoSec Addicts, a IT Security training website that provides in-depth technical training on network security, web application security, network forensics, malware analysis, using scripting languages for security and much more.


DAY 1: Monday, September 24th, 2018

09.00 – 09:15 Registration and coffee
09:15 – 09:30 Welcome and Introduction 09:30 – 12:00 Finding information about you or your company Google hacking, Phishing scams, other information gathering, How can you stay safe? Nmap - ping sweep, port scan, NSE Scripts, other scanning tools?
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 16:00 Finding information about you or your company continues.

DAY 2: Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

09:00 – 12:00 How do hackers attack servers? Finding information, Vulnerability Research, Known vulnerable applications vs. unknown vulnerable applications, Buffer overflow, Metasploit
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 16:00 How do hackers attack servers continues?

DAY 3: Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

09.00 – 12:00 What can a hacker do with your web application? SQL Injection, Cross Site scripting, Burp Suite
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 16:00 What can a hacker do with your web application?

DAY 4: Thursday, September 27th, 2018

09:00 – 12:00 Log Analysis Linux log analysis, Windows log analysis, Burp Suite
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 16:00 Log Analysis continues

DAY 5: Friday, September 28th, 2018

09:00 – 12:00 Malware Analysis Packet analysis, malicious file analysis, Memory capture analysis
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 16:00 Malware Analysis continues


The course fee is 17 000 NOK before 20th August and 20 000 after 20th August. This covers the registration fees for the 5-day workshop, including lunch and 2 coffee breaks each day.
We must have a minimum of 8 participants to start the course. Maximum number of participants is 30. Deadline: 15th September.