Robert Bruce Cattie
Site-to-Site Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
Site-to-Site Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) allow organizations
to access local network resources from multiple locations via the
Internet. VPN technology provides additional security because it
encrypts traffic as it traverses the network. Even data being transmitted over
public Wi-Fi is more secure using VPN technology. This project explains how to
deploy and why you may want to use VPN tunneling.
Credit Card Technologies and Breaches: What’s in Your Wallet?
Chip-cards were the industry’s answer to magnetic strip card
breaches. However, chip-cards are not protecting consumers from
skimming attacks, breached servers, and counterfeit scams. Think
you are safer using a Mobile Wallet? Not if your phone is hacked or infected
with malware. This research will explore credit card breaches and recommend
steps to minimize your chances of being victimized.
What Is 5G Technology and Where Is It Taking Us?
The new fifth generation (5G) wireless technology for digital
cellular networks offers speeds 100-400 times faster than existing
4G networks. 5G is also capable of supporting up to a million
devices per square kilometer. Communication over 5G networks will be real-
time, making it conducive for robotics, autonomous cars, and other devices
collectively referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT).
Cryptojacking – Mining My Own Business
Cryptojacking can best be described as the unauthorized use
of someone else’s computer to mine cryptocurrency. Access is
that automatically executes once it loads into the victim’s browser. Once
compromised, the unwelcomed cryptomining code runs in the background
Automating Social Media
Rand the Unmanned Instagram Bot (RandBot) is an application
developed by CIS students to demonstrate Selenium WebDriver
capabilities. Selenium is a program used for automating web
applications. RandBot randomly generates words which are used to search
Instagram hashtags. The top nine hashtags are then posted to the bot’s Twitter