As a key part of the security community within UNSW,
the UNSW Security Society organises events for you to meet
other students interested in cyber security and to learn, develop,
and test skills in hacking, cryptography, and general cyber security.
During movie nights we all come together to watch security
themed films for fun, as a chance to get to know other members of the
society or to help introduce new members
Sometimes it's fun to just chill out with friends and chat. We'll be
running meetups throughout the year where you can come and hang out with
society members, introduce your friends to the society, and discuss your
We frequently take part in Capture the Flag competitions
where we undertake security based challenges to decipher codes,
reverse software, break encryption, and similar tasks, competing
against other teams from around the world.
We also run our own Capture the Flag competitions throughout
the year for society members to participate in.
Workshops and Talks
For those who are new to cyber security or who are keen to broaden your
skill set, we run workshops throughout the year to introduce cyber security
topics, such as web security, cryptography, and
These workshops are also aim to teach the skills relevant to the
Capture the Flag competitions we run and compete in, as well as
reviewing challenges from events after we run them.