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Tuesday, March 29, 2011

AEM - East Spring Secondary School

28 Mar 2011. A group of secondary school students from East Spring Secondary School attended a five-day course at the School of Digital Media and Infocomm Technology (DMIT). They attended a course on the "Fundamentals of Infocomm Security". This was a valuable opportunity for the seconday school students to attend the enrichment programme in Singapore Polytechnic.

Class #1

Class #2
The students enjoyed the practice-oriented learning approaches and allow them to have a taste of how polytechnic courses are conducted. Overall, it was a wonderfull experience for the secondary school students.

Students listened attentively in the class.
Students trying out the Biometric Door Access System in the lab.
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The students trying out the "Krypton Game" designed and developed by DMIT Lecturers.

Students enjoying their meal.

Friday, March 18, 2011

CEH/ECSA/CHFI Professional Certification Exams

18 Mar 2011. Congratulations to the following students who passed the EC-Council professional certification exams, namely:
  1. LUQMAN HANIFF BIN OMAR (ECSA and CHFI)
  2. FUN HAO XIANG LLEWELYN  (ECSA)
  3. SAM TAN CHIN HIANG  (CEH)
  4. CHENG TIANG WEI (CEH)
Once again, great work and well done!!!

AEM - Hillgrove Secondary School.

18 Mar 2011. Twenty secondary school students from Hillgrove Secondary School attended a five-day course at the School of Digital Media and Infocomm Technology (DMIT). The course entitled as "Fundamentals of Infocomm Security", gave students an overview of infocomm security and how one can protect and strengthen a system with various applications. Students were coached to identify system vulnerabilities and threats such as malware and trojan horses and how to prevent viruses from spreading.

Group photograph of Hillgrove Secondary School

It was an interesting learning journey as students learnt many topics ranging from classical security objectives, physical security, firewall,wireless security, etc. Students were required to perform a literature research and to present their findings at the end of the course. Overall, it was quite an exciting learning experience and students enjoyed the polytechnic's learning environment.

Lesson in the Infocomm Secuirty Lab
 
Students working on the practical exercises.

Students doing a literature search on the Internet.
 
Discussion in the Business IT Lab.

Year-1 student briefing the secondary school students at the Game Development Lab.

It's lunch time.

Yummy yummy!!!

The secondary students being served.


Friday, March 11, 2011

EC-Council Circle of Excellence Awards

11 Mar 2011. Two DISM Year-3 students recieved the EC- Council Circle-of-Excellence Awards during the DMIT Infocomm Industry Day 2011. The award reccipients are:

1) SINGH ISHAAN GIRISH
2) MOHAMAD DANIEL BIN HAMID

DMIT Director, Ms Georgina Phua and Ishaan.
DMIT Director, Ms Georgina and Daniel.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Wireless Security Workshop on 5th March

A wireless security workshop was held on 5th of March with participants coming from year 1's and even graduates from SP! This workshop has taught them that default settings router are not safe and people could possibly hack into their facebook and twitter accounts just by listening to the decrypted messages in the air!



To learn more about it you can always sign up for the next workshop or join us at the Diploma in Infocomm Security Management (DISM) course, code is S54.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

DISM Certified Ethical Hackers

2 Mar 2011. DISM students returned to the SP Infocomm Security Lab to take their Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) exam. After the intense four hours of exam, they passed their CEH exam.

Congratualtions!!! The following were the students who passed the CEH:
Linda Lim, Eldon Sng and Chan Jin Yong.
 
Ng Wei Qing, Toh De Wei, Yap Jun Hao, Reuben Ng and Kevin Ngai.