National Network Security Championship workshop

‘National Network Security Championship’ was organized by Network Bulls in partnership with E-cell IIT Kanpur on 29th and 30th September and MIT School of Telecom Management being the zonal head hosted the event. Faculty coordinator for the event was Prof. Sameera Mahajan and student coordinators were Sailee Dipankar and Ayush Mauzumdar.

The workshop was for 2 days, 8hours a day at MIT Pune. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Pratap Chandra, a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert. 100 students from technical as well as nontechnical background attended this informative workshop. The workshop imparted various network paradigms.

The course covered following concepts-

  • Basics of Networking
  • Subnetting and VLSM
  • Public and Private IPS
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Routing
  • Switching

Software used-

  • Telnet Client
  • Secure CRT
  • Putty
  • Wire Shark
  • Packet Tracer

A competition was held at the end of the workshop and 5 students were selected as the champions who will be presenting Pune zone at the ‘National Network Security Championship’ finale which will be held at IIT Kanpur. Out of 5 champions selected three were MITSOT students and the remaining were from Cummins College of Engineering and MIT College of Engineering each.

Overall it was a good experience for all the participants and positive feedback was received. Students learned a lot and will be benefited from this workshop in future.

Special thanks to Network Bulls, E-cell IIT Kanpur, MITSOT for organizing this great workshop  , Mr. Pratap Chandra sharing his expertise. Also thanks to Faculty coordinator and student coordinator for making it a successful event.