Getting Involved

No matter where you're at, we've got something for you!

Cybersecurity Club (CSC) is an open seminar that takes place every wednesday in RH227 at 12:30pm.

Researchers and industry professionals are invited to speak about their projects and experience.

Anyone is welcome to attend - no registration required!

At CSC you can:

  • gain insight into the different concentrations within cyber security
  • connect with industry professionals
  • learn about relevant research efforts
  • Learn about lab research projects


Recommended for all levels of experience

Recruit is a hands-on approach to learning about the basics of offensive security.

It consists of several challenges that demonstrate introductory concepts in a CTF-style format.

Newcomers are highly encouraged to drop by the OSIRIS lab at RH219 to ask for help if they get stuck.

Anyone can participate from anywhere at anytime, everything is online and hosted here.

Topics covered include:

  • Web Security
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Exploitation
  • Post Exploitation
  • Application Security


Some programming experience is recommended but not required

Hack Night is a series of workshops in advanced topics for those who are comfortable with basics and are looking to expand their skills.

It is held every monday in RH221 at 6:30pm.

Every workshop aims to expose the audience to topics, tools, and skills that are currently relevant and applicable in industry or academia.

Topics covered include but are not limited to:

  • Advanced binary exploitation techniques
  • Advanced web exploitation techniques
  • Advanced reverse engineering techniques
  • Hardware hacking
  • Attacks against cryptographic systems
  • Presentations from industry experts


Some experience or knowledge of the topics covered in Recruit is recommended

Capture the Flag is a great way to get hands-on experience with offensive security through simulations of real world scenarios.

To learn more about CTF's, check this out.

We have a CTF team, NYUSEC, that competes in cyber security competitions almost every weekend throughout the year.

We play most major CTFtime ranked competitions. Find out which ones by checking our calendar.

We welcome people of any skill level to come by and join us during most of the popular CTFs that we participate in.


Recommended for all skill levels