What we're about

Chicago CyberSecurity (CCS) hosts monthly events featuring presentations, hackathons, technical workshops, panel discussions, and networking. Our goal is to make cybersecurity more accessible by building a collaborative, inclusive, and supportive community in Chicago. All skill levels welcome.

Join us on our Slack Channel (http://bit.ly/csnpslack)

Check out our nonprofit organization (https://csnp.org) and our Chicago Page (https://csnp.org/chicago/)

Connect on LinkedIn (http://linkedin.com/company/chicagosecurity)

If you're interested in hosting an event, sponsoring us or give a security talk/training, please visit us at https://csnp.org/support

If you have any questions or concerns, please email info@csnp.org, or message the organizers on LinkedIn, Slack Channel, or on the Meetup site.

*Please use keep the discussions related to this Meetup group. We encourage posts about general cybersecurity events and opportunities on the Slack Channel or LinkedIn Group.

Upcoming events (2)

System Log Analysis for Beginners!

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[Abstract]
Aggregating system logs using a SIEM is only your first step; to derive value from such a system, you'll need to traverse the oceans of data to find the logs you need. This presentation is all about log analysis, and we'll demonstrate how log data can be visualized then searched against.

[Speaker Bio]
Djavan is a network security specialist by day and instructor of the Code Fellows cyber ops program by night. With over six years of industry experience and a master's degree in cybersecurity, Djavan brings a wealth of knowledge to his instructional engagements with career changers from all walks of life and is especially passionate about training the next generation of cyber professionals. Djavan can be found on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/djavan-norris-310b5076/ or via email at [masked].

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Learn about us: https://www.csnp.org/
Speak at one of our events: https://www.csnp.org/speak
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Malware Detection with YARA Rules

Online event

[Abstract]
Customizing your organization's defenses according to its situation and needs is critical, and thankfully we have a wealth of community resources available for malware detection in particular. This presentation introduces YARA rules, and how one can use them in a malware scanning solution such as ClamAV to facilitate the in-house development of customized malware detection.

[Speaker Bio]
David is a cybersecurity instructor based in Seattle. The principal curriculum developer of the first ever Code Fellows cyber ops bootcamp, David holds a M.S. Cybersecurity & Information Assurance and has completed a number of certifications including AWS Certified Security - Specialty and Splunk Core User. When not teaching, David volunteers for Cybersecurity Non-Profit (CSNP) in an effort to provide career resources and create pathways for aspiring cyber professionals of tomorrow. Follow David on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-lee-itpro/.

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JOIN OUR ONLINE COMMUNITY: http://bit.ly/csnpslack

Linkedin Handle: https://www.linkedin.com/company/csnp
Twitter Handle: https://twitter.com/CybersecurityNp
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF-PkiojPcLLTcvH3mZ5k_A

Learn about us: https://www.csnp.org/
Speak at one of our events: https://www.csnp.org/speak
Volunteer with us: https://www.csnp.org/volunteer

Past events (72)

How to Launch A Cyber Career in 2021 - Part 2!

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