About the Training
Are you interested in a cybersecurity career, but you don’t have any real-world experience yet? Maybe you know a little about cyber, and you want to gain hands-on skills? This course is for you!
Our one-day program is designed for beginners and covers the fundamentals of cybersecurity starting with the basics of common computer and network services. You will also gain a knowledge base of some of the most common terms and industry lingo in lessons and break-out discussions throughout the day.
Next, we investigate some of the powerful tools used by both attackers and defenders. Throughout the day we’ll provide insight into how cyber attackers think, strategize and execute hacks. We'll also explore common attack techniques and how to defend against them.
Who Should Attend
Anyone with a desire to learn offensive hacking and how to defend against methods employed by attackers to break into systems. We foster a fun, collaborative and open environment where trial and error is embraced, failures are utilized as learning tools and creative thinking is encouraged!
For those with little or no experience, this is a great first step in your cybersecurity career!
- Windows Active Directory
- Passive Information Gathering
- Common Services, Threats & Attacks
- IPv6 Overview
- Wireshark Fundamentals
- Active Information Gathering
- Vulnerability Identification & Analysis
- Post Exploitation
- The Metasploit Framework
- Capture the Flag
Become a Training Sponsor
Cybersecurity is now and it will be here for the foreseeable future. One training could provide someone a jump start to sound career and better future.
Training Sponsors will receive recognition of sponsorship type and the number of trainings via group messaging to The D.C. Cybersecurity Professionals meetup group and their 6,500+ members. Additional promotion will occur via the @DCCyberWarriors & @Cover6Solutions social media channels.
If you would like to become a Training Sponsor please fill out the form below prior to registering for the training.
About the Instructor
Tyrone E. Wilson
Founder / PResident
"I've been blessed to have a platform where I can use my expertise in cybersecurity to help provide a better future for others."
"We may never play in the NBA or NFL but there is nothing stopping us from being a CTO, CISO, etc."
"To anyone who ever considered giving up... DON'T"
Mr. Tyrone E. Wilson is an information security professional with over 20 years of experience in information technology and systems configuration, including information systems and network security. Wilson also has extensive knowledge in computer network defense, vulnerability assessments, cyber threat analysis, and incident response. Currently, Wilson is the Founder and President of Cover6 Solutions; which teaches companies and professionals various aspects of information security, penetration testing, and IPv6. Wilson is also the organizer of a 6,000+ person Information Security meetup group called The D.C. Cybersecurity Professionals.
In addition, aside from conducting over 100 meetups, Wilson is also on the Review Board of BSides NoVA and has recently presented and/or taught classes at major conferences and events such as BSidesNoVA 2019, BSides DC 2018, ISACA-GWDC Cybersecurity & Risk Conference, ISSA Mid Atlantic Security Conference, BSides NoVA 2017, BSides DC 2017, and DCCyberWeek 2017.
Aside from being the Founder of Cover6 Solutions, Mr. Wilson's professional experience includes leading roles at agencies such as INSCOM, RCERT-SWA, JTF-GNO/USCYBERCOM, Dept. of Energy, and the FBI.More about Cover6 Solutions More about The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals