TUTORIAL: Writing a Protocol

For this walkthrough, we’re going to create a “time server” (similar to NTP) called PlayTime. So we could create a time server repository and an install script that would put it under the joemamma directory. <homedir>/Playground/src/joemamma/playtime To be clear, the repository is just for the PlayTime code, but you could have it install in this sibling fashion format. Design the Protocol The next step is to figure out how the…

Lab1++: Earning More BitPoints

Class, I wanted to write a little bit more about how you are going to earn your legal lab points in this class. The idea is marketplace. You have to find a market for your skills within the class. You have to find a customer and you have to sell a product that the customer wants to buy. (Illegally gained BitPoints is another matter for another post). The Lab #1 Phase 2…

Welcome to Network Security Spring 2016

Students! Welcome to another semester of Network Security Spring 2016! I hope you’ve brought your A game! This semester is going to be a blast! This is my third time teaching the course and I’m going to be introducing some new tricks. Are you ready to start your own Software Consulting Company? In this course, you will have your own little business that earns currency called BitPoints. In the beginning, you…