Vasireddy Venkatadri Institute of Technology, under the aegis of its Information Technology and Computer Science and Engineering Departments, conducted a guest lecture on “The Art of Hacking” for the budding Computer Science Professionals on 06th October 2017. This Guest Lecture aimed to strengthen the CSE, IT & MCA students with a skill to deal with the vulnerabilities of various websites by mastering it.
Mr Benild Joseph, Information Security Advisor, Government of India, acted as distinguished resource person.
The chief guest & resource person, Mr Benild Joseph, addressed the students about the basics through advanced Hacking techniques. He said Govt. of India is hiring hackers as part of its Information and Network Security support staff, who will become legitimate hackers and use their skills to find flaws in the Government Security Systems, thus preventing identity theft and other computer-related crimes.
The entire seminar went in an interactive and inquisitive manner and the illustrations given by the speaker overwhelmed the students. Mr. Benild Joseph, commended the efforts of VVIT for conducting this kind of motivational technical talks for the students and congratulated the students for being active learners.
Dr.Y.Mallikarjuna Reddy, Principal, advised the students to accrue the knowledge through these seminars and apply it for finding solutions to the technological bottlenecks that hinder the progress of our society. Dr.Reddy, suggested all the students to inculcate the habit of lifelong learning. He also emphasized that VVIT is always a step ahead in establishing this kind of national seminars on advanced technologies for the professional growth of their students.
Dr. A.Kalavati, HOD-IT & Dr.R.Eswariah, HOD-CSE, informed that the vital objectives of this National Seminar were to motivate the students with the art of Hacking in the Information Security domain and the ways how it can be dealt with for the societal well-being. Prof.T.Jaya Lakshmi, Convener of this talk, said that this Seminar will bring significant changes in the thought process of budding Computer Science Professionals in the domain of Information Security and Hacking.
Sri Sagar, Chairman of VVIT & other management members felicitated the resource person Mr Benild Joseph for his Scholarly and Motivational Seminar, as a token of honor.
Chairman of VVIT, Sri Sagar, Administrative Secretary Sri S.Badari Prasad, Joint Secretary Sri M.SreeKrishna, Principal Dr.Y.Mallikarjuna Reddy, Professor & Dean Dr.N.Kumara Swamy, Dr.A.Kalavati, HOD,IT, Dr.R.Eswariah, HOD,CSE, Dr.N.Koteswaramma,HOD, MCA along with Final year Students, Faculty members of VVIT, participated in this guest lecture.