Winners of Free Hacking Courses at ShowMeCon 2014 Announced

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

ShowMeCon 2014 - LogoShowMeCon 2014 in St. Louis is just around the corner on May 5 – 6 and includes a great speaker lineup featuring Dave Chronister, Adrian “IronGeek” Crenshaw, Wayne Burke, Jayson E. Street, John Matherly, Kevin Cardwell, Aamir Lakhani, Benoxa, Robert Reed, and Paul Coggin with keynotes by Evan “treefort” Booth, Andy Ellis, Ralph Echemendia and Raphael Mudge. ShowMeCon 2014 also features a CtF event as well as training courses to be held just before the event with coverage of Network Defense, CISSP, Forensics, Ethical Hacking, Intro to PowerShell, Security+ as well as a course on Advanced Mobile, WiFi and Network Hacking.

The organizers of ShowMeCon 2014 were kind enough to offer Free Training Seats worth up to $6000 to top contributors. The winners this time around are EH-Netter, SephStorm, and a top contributor to our LinkedIn Group, Kurt Ellzey. Each of the winners will get their pick of one course offered at the event as well as entrance into the con for a great week of hacking education. Don;t forget to report back on the course and con. Congrats and have fun!! For those who didn’t win, you can still get in on the action by getting a 5%10% Discount using Coupon Code: EHNSMC14.

Courses at ShowMeCon 2014

Courses include Award-Winning Instructors certified in what they teach, lunch every day, snack and coffee during breaks, official courseware, Lifetime Membership to Hacker University, a Complimentary Pass to the Two Day ShowMeCon Conference, access to the Conference Welcome Reception & After Parties and more. Further details on each course and what is included can be found on the ShowMeCon 2014 Training Page. Winners are responsible for their own travel, hotel and other expenses.


Even if you don’t win one of the prizes above, you still get rewarded for being an EH-Netter. All of our readers get a 5% discount for training classes AND admission to the con with Coupon Code: EHNSMC14.


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About ShowMeCon 2014 (See Listing in EH-Net’s Global Calendar)

After much success last year, Parameter Security and Hacker University are once again hosting the premier hacking and offensive cyber security conference in St. Louis. Last year’s event, TakeDownCon, was a big hit. We’ve changed the name and today, we announce ShowMeCon in May!

ShowMeCon. The name says it all. Known as the Show Me State, Missouri is home to St. Louis-based ethical hacking firm, Parameter Security, and security training company, Hacker University. Together, they are bringing you a one-of-a-kind event that will Show You the State of security from a unique perspective – the hacker’s viewpoint.

This highly technical forum showcases eye-opening presentations from world-renown ethical hackers and epic security ninjas which will leave you amazed and frightened at the same time. By giving you access into the mind of a hacker, you will better understand how to protect your networks and critical data. As we always say “In order to beat a hacker, you have to think like one” and “if you don’t understand the enemy, how can you protect against him?” ShowMeCon pulls back the curtain and exposes how hackers are winning the war on physical and cyber security.

In addition to witnessing real-world hacks, experts will tackle a variety of specialized topics, such as hacking mobile devices, cloud computing, leveraging mobile devices in pen tests, cryptanalysis, how the most protected systems can be breached, defending your systems, computer forensics and more. Discover the latest vulnerabilities, the most powerful exploits and current security threats at this cutting-edge, two day con. Plus, partake in our “capture the flag” event and take your best shot at hacking into various environments.

Whether you’re a large corporation or a small business, you should attend this mind-blowing event as you witness the cream of the crop unveil the latest attacks, techniques, tactics and practices of today’s hackers. Plus, gain insight and understanding into ways to effectively protect yourself so you can implement this information immediately when you return to your business.

Preceding the conference is a five day training bootcamp (April 30 – May 4) hosted by Hacker University that will offer various technical training and security certification classes including, but not limited to: Certified Ethical Hacker v8 (CEH), Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator v8 (CHFI), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Advance Network Defense.

ShowMeCon will be held at the Ameristar Casino & Resort in St. Charles, Missouri. For more information on the conference, training bootcamps and exhibitor/sponsorships, please contact us at info (at) showmecon (dot) com. To register for the conference, please click here.

So get inside the mind of a hacker…We’ll Show You at ShowMeCon!


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  1. SephStorm says:

    I’d like to thank Don, and the ShowMeCon team for this opportunity, I’ll attempt to attend the Network Defense course. Hopefully I can take what i’ve learned and apply it to my work, and my knowledgebase. Thanks again.

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