Other events in Middlesbrough

Tech, Security and Cybercrime

This venue is fully accessible
Past event - 2019
20 May Doors 18:45
Event 19:15 to 21:00
Baker Street Kitchen, Victoria House, Albert Road,
Middlesbrough TS1 2PX
With talks and demonstrations on hacking, phishing, data scandals, encryption and the 'trustless' world of the trusty internet, get ready to learn all about the world of digital technology and security!

Tech-Tronics and being Safer Online

Daniel Stewart (.)
Ever wondered about Anonymous, cyber criminals, and data scandals? Come see live demos of hacking techniques and cool technology so that we can stay safe online!

Social engineering!

Thomas Johnson (.)
Phishing, baiting and pretexting: come learn about how the digital world uses sneaky tactics to influence the public, sometimes to regulate social change, and sometimes to manipulate and divulge confidential information.

Looks Can Be Deceiving: A Story of Hidden Code

Saul Johnson (Software verification researcher at Teesside University)
When computer scientists say ‘source code’, we mean human-readable code that programmers write to give instructions to a computer. If we're clever, however, we can hide information in source code that can cause two identical-looking programs to behave drastically differently.
Discover the hidden mysteries in digital and technological security, passwords, encryption, and anything 'trustless'!