OpenNSM Lab & Research Sponsorship

$2,765 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 44 months

Hello, my name is Jon Schipp  and I'm one of the chairs of OpenNSM. The Open (-Source) Network Security Monitoring Group is a weekly ACM affiliated student group at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. We're looking for funding and /or sponorship to build an NSM laboratory and conduct research projects  that will give students and active members hands on practical experience with NSM and DFIR tools so that they will be better able to combat the challenges faces in the field of cybersecurity.

We're not aware of any other active NSM user groups in the United States, and have the ambitious goal of being a premier place for students, professionals, and hobbyists, from all over to share their research, tools, and techniques in a laid back and friendly environment.

More info at http://open-nsm.net.

Our meetings can be attended remotely and are recorded and made available on Youtube  and Vimeo .

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I'm temporarily suspending this campaign to await review by the UIUC ethics committee. The success that our group been presented with has raised some interesting concerns at the university.
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$2,765 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 44 months
Created April 11, 2015
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SE
$100
Sean Ellis
43 months ago

Thanks for your efforts, keep up the good work!

HC
$30
Haley clements
44 months ago

Hope you get all the funding you need!

RS
$250
Ryan Stillions
44 months ago

Great way to bring the NSM community together! Vigilant is glad to sponsor.

DB
$1,000
Doug Burks
44 months ago

Security Onion Solutions is proud to sponsor OpenNSM! Keep up the good work!

$50
Anonymous
44 months ago
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paul halliday
44 months ago

Good luck :)

JA
$50
John Allison
44 months ago

Good luck and keep up the good work!

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