UGN Security Forums
My ProfileMember DirectoryLogin
Search our ForumsView our FAQView our Site Rules
View our CalendarView our Active TopicsGo to our Main Page

UGN Security Store
 

Network Sites UGN Security, The GoNix Initiative, Elite Web Gamers, Back of the Web, EveryDay Helper, VNC Web Design & Development
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Sponsored Links
Latest Postings
The History Thread...
by Gremelin
09/18/14 12:42 PM
Doom 3
by Cyrez
09/11/14 11:58 PM
Latest Reviews
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#2141 - 08/01/02 06:06 PM Lecture topics
Le4rner Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 03/05/02
Posts: 562
Well lets get the ball rolling. Even if gizzy says no lecture forum we can publish them in the appropeaite forums. So I nominate the following topics.
  • HTML/Web Design Basics
  • Server side Scripting/Security Telnet
  • Open source vs closed source
  • SMTP/sendmail
  • Annonimity on the net
  • Hacker culture history
_________________________
http://promodtecnologies.com/rrfn

Top
Sponsored Links
      
#2142 - 08/01/02 06:07 PM Re: Lecture topics
Le4rner Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 03/05/02
Posts: 562
Now if you want to do one of these please post here and request the option to do it. I agree with SR in that they should be assigned.
_________________________
http://promodtecnologies.com/rrfn

Top
#2143 - 08/01/02 07:04 PM Re: Lecture topics
Scalli0n Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 08/01/02
Posts: 68
I'll do one on HTML/Web Design - but I also think this could be a team project. I'm not amazing at web design, but I do know my HTML and CSS. Maybe if someone wants to email me stuff they think I should include, I can look over a list of keywords/phrases someone thinks is important and do a google on each of them?

I could also do one on the following topics:
- User/Pass authentication
- Intro to networking
- mySQL & Stuff
- Setting up a website (hosts, ftp, troubleshooting)

Top
#2144 - 08/01/02 07:09 PM Re: Lecture topics
thebluegiant Offline
Member

Registered: 03/02/02
Posts: 109
Hacker culture history? Man, hell no. What kind of lecture would that be? No real questions can be asked, who would learn anything they couldn't by reading a short text. IMO, that's information (not the word I'm looking for, but you get the picture), not knowledge. These lectures should be imparting knowledge, where the lecture format is helpful.

Just my 2 cents.
_________________________
"There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life."
--Fellini

Top
#2145 - 08/01/02 07:30 PM Re: Lecture topics
Le4rner Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 03/05/02
Posts: 562
Well it would explain why laws are the way they are, who Kevin is, L.O.D., and how the net used to be owned by the people not corperations. History of a BBS. I think things people here should know.
_________________________
http://promodtecnologies.com/rrfn

Top
#2146 - 08/01/02 07:40 PM Re: Lecture topics
thebluegiant Offline
Member

Registered: 03/02/02
Posts: 109
Those are definitely things people whould know, but I see absolutely no reason why it should be done in lecture format.

Again, it's not something that leads to many good replies or questions, like other topics are.

As a text it's a great idea, as a format it's shity
_________________________
"There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life."
--Fellini

Top
#2147 - 08/01/02 08:21 PM Re: Lecture topics
Scalli0n Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 08/01/02
Posts: 68
I'd have to side with TBG on this one.

I don't care who mitnick is, to me he's an a-moral loser who got caught (and yeah, I read both sides of the story)

LOD was nice, but that's the 80's bud, this here is the fuckin' new millenium.

If anyone wants to read about that crap, read cyberpunk, the cuckoos egg, good books like that that impart little knowledge (well, the cookie recipie from the cuckoo's egg was fantastic...BUT!)

Just my 2 cents also.

Limit lectures to TECHNICAL TOPICS.

Top
#2148 - 08/01/02 08:30 PM Re: Lecture topics
Le4rner Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 03/05/02
Posts: 562
Quote:
LOD was nice, but that's the 80's bud, this here is the fuckin' 90's.

Ummmm... No it isn't. [Joker]
_________________________
http://promodtecnologies.com/rrfn

Top
#2149 - 08/01/02 09:06 PM Re: Lecture topics
Scalli0n Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 08/01/02
Posts: 68
Thank god for edits.

Top
#2150 - 08/01/02 10:16 PM Re: Lecture topics
Moffesto Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 04/22/02
Posts: 730
Loc: Kuntucky
i think the hacker culture thing would be interesting to read.... If someone would wanna waste there time lecturing about id read it. I would read all the topics you listed... when it comes to most of the stuff you listed i know little or nothing.
_________________________
2 people can keep a secret as long as one is dead

Top
#2151 - 08/01/02 10:18 PM Re: Lecture topics
Moffesto Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 04/22/02
Posts: 730
Loc: Kuntucky
I think someone should do one on social engineering... i always love reading that shit.
_________________________
2 people can keep a secret as long as one is dead

Top
#2152 - 08/01/02 10:57 PM Re: Lecture topics
BackSlash Offline
UGN's Resident Homo

Registered: 03/16/02
Posts: 599
Loc: TN
what about one on visual basic?
_________________________
"It's better to burn out, than to fade away."

Top
#2153 - 08/02/02 12:58 AM Re: Lecture topics
Curse Offline

Enforcement Admin

Registered: 03/04/02
Posts: 533
Loc: San Andreas
I can do one on Social Engineering...

Top
#2154 - 08/02/02 01:02 AM Re: Lecture topics
Moffesto Offline
UGN Supporter

Registered: 04/22/02
Posts: 730
Loc: Kuntucky
please do, i would love to read it
_________________________
2 people can keep a secret as long as one is dead

Top
#2155 - 08/02/02 03:00 AM Re: Lecture topics
SilentRage Offline
DollarDNS Owner

Registered: 03/04/02
Posts: 1273
Loc: OH, USA
ya, the HTML/WebDesign topic is HUGE. We really should specialize on a specific area when giving a lecture. We don't want these things pages long. However, you may give a series of related lectures to cover an entire broad topic.

And as Scallion said - you may collaborate. More than one person can contribute with this series of lectures. Also, another way to collaborate is that several people submit their material to a single person who compiles it into a comprehensive lecture - again REMEMBER to keep a lecture from being too long - it encourages people to read it.

heh, and although it's not a requirement, I really hope the person who "publishes" a lecture has some english class background for writing structure.

And the votes should be done in polls. Otherwise, you just get a mess of opinion. And keep the topics in those polls specific. But I agree with Learner in how the lecture can be put into their proper forum until we get a dedicated forum. A dedicated forum is better cause we don't want to have to search for those lecture gems in the mass of a particular forum. We want it to be consolidated.
_________________________
Domain Registration, Hosting, Management
http://www.dollardns.net

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  Infinite 
Featured Member
Registered: 08/22/14
Posts: 1
Forum Stats
2148 Members
46 Forums
34725 Topics
69895 Posts

Max Online: 1567 @ 04/25/10 05:20 AM
Top Posters
UGN Security 27887
Gremelin 7193
§intå× 3255
SilentRage 1273
Ice 1146
pergesu 1136
Infinite 1041
jonconley 955
Girlie 908
unreal 860
Newest Members
Tim050, Gecko666, defghi795767, Devo60, ali
2148 Registered Users
Who's Online
0 registered (), 374 Guests and 247 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Latest News


Donate
  Get Firefox!
Get FireFox!