Speaker

Thomas Weeks

Thomas Weeks

VA Cyber Range, Lead Engineer

Wytheville, Virginia, United States

Tweeks (or Thomas Weeks) is the Director of Future Technology at Virginia Tech, Division of IT, and also sits as the Lead Engineer at the Virginia Cyber Range where he creates cloud VM images for the Range, writes/edits Range labs, and works with Range authors to get their lab content working in the Range. Tweeks is a also a homeschooling technologist who's been teaching STEM / technology classes for 20+yrs, sits on the SW VA region's RBTC STEM and CyberSecurity committees and is very active in the NRV STEM education community. In his spare time he likes playing with high power rockets, electronics and really loves teaching kids how to peek behind the curtain of modern technology.

Slides & Notes - tbd

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • Linux
  • cyber security
  • IT Security
  • Cloud Security
  • RHCE

Hands on, Greyhat Workshop - MiM Credential Harvesting

Ever want to see how hackers use phishing attacks to appear as Google/Gmail, Outlook.com, or Yahoo to steal user credentials.. and even pass through credential theft on to the live site without the target client's knowledge? Bring a laptop to this hands on greyhat workshop and be the hacker, harvest user credentials using setoolkit (Social Engineering Toolkit) on our Cyer Range Kali Linux VM w/live target Windows system, and then discuss how to defend against this type of attack and protect your people.

Requirements:
* Laptop w/Wifi + Modern HTML5 browser
* Authentication provider account (google/gmail, facebook, or MS-Azure account)
* Some level of Linux command line experience recommended

Thomas Weeks

VA Cyber Range, Lead Engineer

Wytheville, Virginia, United States