Hacker Highschool: TV Interview on Fox New Mexico

This is post 4 of 4 in the series “[ Hacker Highschool ]” This series of posts covers my years as Project Manager for the Hacker Highschool v 2 Rewrite Project, 2012-2016. Hacker Highschool: Foreword and Copyright Statement My Years With Hacker Highschool: In The Beginning Hacker Highschool: Download Uncut Lessons Hacker Highschool: TV Interview …

Teaching Security Certifications in New Mexico

Glenn at work

I’ve been trying for some seven years to get the University of New Mexico to let me start offering hard-core cyber-security (i.e. hacking) certification courses, without even a whiff of success until recently. The Marketing Department and Custom Training division surveyed our captive audience, which is pretty sizable: Sandia National Labs, Los Alamos National Labs, …

My Years With Hacker Highschool: Should We Be Training Hackers?

Glenn Norman

Flash forward from my first conversations on LinkedIn with Pete Herzog in 2010 to February of 2015, and one of the most persistent topics about Hacker Highschool: Should we be doing what we were doing at all? Were we training evil little script-kiddies, or maybe al-Qaida? That whole line of thinking leads straight back to …