19 May 2016

May 19th, 2016 Meeting Minutes

Notes taken by mobyte in emacs

9 people in attendance, including: hellbacon, tank21, mobyte, cpg, stringy, nospace

5:58 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall

Red vs Blue

  • Attack/Defense CTF. It’s advanced but we can sign up if we want to.
  • The event is on July 20th and there will be 2 red teams, 1 blue team, and 1 green team.
  • The 2 red teams are made up of attackers and the 1 blue team is made up of defenders.
  • If we want to sign up, we must do it by May 27th at this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LCCFH7C.


  • cpg is looking for help during the Freshman orientation to help run a table.
  • Information session next Wednesday, some people already have volunteered, let cpg know if you can help.
  • Sign-up sheet in #officers channel if you want to volunteer during any time for the orientation period.

Wireshark Event

  • nospace is hosting an event with hellbacon at 2PM on Saturday.
  • It is free for anyone to join.
  • Links to sign up in #nospace and #geekboy.
  • If you are not able to come, we may be able to loan out the account to you so you can access it.

Magnetic Strip Reader/Writer

  • We’re buying the $90 magnetic strip reader/writer.
  • We need to talk to buttercup so we can buy it.

Arcade Cabinet

  • ohaimark should be able to help us fix the MAME cabinet.
  • The BeagleBone we have should be able to handle the emulation needs.
  • We still need the pinouts for the buttons and some extra cords, such as a HDMI to Mini HDMI.
  • A micro SD is also needed.
  • Tank will have a parts list soon and post it on IRC.
  • There is also an idea floating around of making a half-sized one.

API Design

  • We could have the idea of designing an API for an IRC bot.
  • cpg and demorest have brought up this idea, we may think of doing this next weekend.