Gamcon InfoSec Community

Gamcon InfoSec Community

Note: WE ARE NOT A HACKING ORGANIZATION/GROUP

GamCON seeks to encourage the participation of young people in Cybersecurity and to conduct a premier conference series emphasizing the influence of young people in Cybersecurity and STEM.

Operating as usual

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 04/12/2023

Our Secretary General, Mr. Basiru Drammeh delivering a statement to raise awareness on Cybersecurity in Basse URR. The event organized by The Gambia Cyber Security Alliance in Basse URR. The event was to ensure a safe and resilient cyberspace and to help mitigate cyber threats and fight cybercrime.

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 03/12/2023

of the Gamcon InfoSec Community, proudly collaborating with Women in STEM Gambia, marks another milestone in our esteemed mentorship program. In today's enlightening session, our visionary Founder, Ismaila Jawara, expertly delved into the essential aspects of:

1. Foundational Network Security: Unveiling the crucial principles that underpin a secure network infrastructure.

2. Safeguarding Devices on a Network: Equipping our participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to shield their devices from insidious cyber threats.

3. Unmasking Various Network Threats: Exploring the diverse array of perils that pose a risk to the integrity and confidentiality of a network.

4. Immersive Real-time Mobile Phone Hacking Simulation: Engaging our participants in a hands-on exercise to simulate the experience of a hacking attempt on a mobile device within a network environment.

The session was undoubtedly an invaluable opportunity for our mentees to enhance their understanding of cybersecurity and fortify their prowess in this ever-evolving field.

27/11/2023

Good day everyone, we kindly request you to spare just 5 minutes of your valuable time to participate in this survey that focuses on the crucial subject of cybersecurity skills and the capacity gap in The Gambia. https://forms.office.com/r/p9aMQQsgT2

22/11/2023

📢🚀 Hello followers please help shape the future of cybersecurity in the Gambia! GamCON is conducting a survey on Cybersecurity Capacity and workforce gap in the Gambia. Your input is critical in addressing the cybersecurity challenges facing our community. Please take just 5 minutes to complete the survey and contribute to strengthening cybersecurity in the Gambia. Together, let's make a difference! https://forms.office.com/r/p9aMQQsgT2 *

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 21/11/2023

Exciting News 📢🚀GamCON Infosec Community in partnership with WiSTEM kicked started a cybersecurity mentorship program for young Gambians. An effort to expose more young people in the cybersecurity domain. We applaud our GamCon president and Vice President who are serving as mentors in this program.

06/11/2023

We're thrilled to announce the launch of our in-person mentorship program in partnership with Women in STEM Gambia!

👥 Calling all aspiring minds! This program is open to student members of the Girls in STEM club and the general public. It's your chance to connect with industry experts and gain valuable insights.

🗓️ Mark your calendars! The session will kick-start on November 11, 2023, and will run for one month. Join us every Saturday from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

📍 We're excited to host these mentoring sessions at The American Corner in Bundung, providing the perfect environment for growth and collaboration.

🙌 Meet our esteemed Mentors:
👨‍💼 Ismaila Jawara - President, GamCON Infosec Community
👩‍💼 Tima Senghore - Vice President, GamCON Infosec Community

🌟 Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn, grow, and be inspired! Register now and be a part of this transformative journey! 🚀

Apply Here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScNpq7b6MlnoPPF-RyaTapUBk07RAl8k_DqsQrmqx-93EZGow/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0

11/10/2023

Cyber Security Tips 🚀💪
Social Media Privacy Settings: Adjust your privacy settings on social media platforms to limit what information is visible to the public.

10/10/2023

Cybersecurity Tips 🚀💪
Phishing Awareness: Be cautious of suspicious emails, messages, or links that ask for personal information. Verify the sender's identity before clicking on any links.

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 09/10/2023

Spotlight 📢
Our Chair Ismaila Jawara currently attending the IGF 2023 in Tokyo, Japan where he had a session on cybersecurity capacity building for women & youths & creating cybersecurity hub in different regions to tackle the emerging issues in cybersecurity such as skilsl gap.

09/10/2023

On we congratulate our Vice Chair on such outstanding achievement as Delegate 2023.We are proud to have you as part of our organization, and we look forward to witnessing more of your remarkable accomplishments in the future. Well done! 🚀🇬🇲🥰

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 28/09/2023

Today's lesson: Cybersecurity is a team sport. Collaboration, Communication and Reporting are key in defending against digital threats and mitigating risks. 🤝💻 🚀 with our expert instructor Ismaila Jawara

ISC2 Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 26/09/2023

🚀Mastering the Digital Battlefield: Day Two Begins with a session on governance where we digest on;
➡️ LAWS
➡️STRATEGY
➡️POLICY
➡️PROCEDURES
As a global discourse, cyber security experts must understand these fundamental concepts in order to adapt to any environment.

25/09/2023

Demystifying concepts and beliefs regarding cybersecurity is key in ensuring that participants believe in themselves and know that cybersecurity is not just about the technical aspects. Thus, lawyers, journalists and other enthusiast can venture into the domain and excel at it!

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 25/09/2023

🚀🥳 # CybersecurityBootcamp Day -1
We took participants on Principles of Security and the issues surrounding it. Interesting presentation, amazing feedbacks and engaging discussions.
👏👏👏👏👏

25/09/2023

We have commenced our maiden Cybersecurity Bootcamp with 25 youths drawn from NGOs, Government and Universities in the country. The participants will go through intensive learning on the modules preparing them for the ISC2 Certification exam.

25/09/2023

🥳🚀📚 Knowledge is power, and we're here to empower you! Our boot camp is gearing up for an incredible session. Keep an eye on our page for exciting updates.

22/09/2023

🚀 Exciting news! Our upcoming bootcamp is just around the corner. Get ready to level up your skills and kickstart your career. Stay tuned for details!

07/09/2023

It is interesting to have a throwback memory of what we offer as a non-profit organization in The Gambia.

Photos from The Hub Ltd's post 31/08/2023
Scholarship 31/08/2023

🔒 Exciting Announcement! 🔒

🌐 Gambia Information Security Community, in partnership with ISC2, the leading global cybersecurity professional certification body, is thrilled to offer cybersecurity scholarships exclusively for young Gambians. 🎓🌍

🔒 Are you passionate about cybersecurity? Looking for a rewarding career in this high-demand field? This is your chance! Join us in closing the global cybersecurity skill gap and unlocking exciting career opportunities for young Gambians. 🚀💼

📢 Don't miss out! Click the link below to apply now and embark on your cybersecurity journey. 👇

https://gamconsec.org/scholarship/?

🔐 Secure your future in cybersecurity today! Share this post with anyone who might be interested. Together, we can build a safer digital world. 💻🌐

Scholarship Scholarship GamCON Infosec Community Scholarship Application Form Thank you for your interest in the GamCON Infosec Community and ISC2 scholarship program. This scholarship is designed to support college or university students, as well as individuals interested in kick-starting their careers in cybe...

Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 23/08/2023
Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 23/08/2023

"In the digital age, the guardians of technology are the unsung heroes of security, dedicating their careers to protect what others can't even see."
On , we celebrate and commend our Founder & President for sharing knowledge and empowering the younger generation in taking up the strength to RECOGNIZE and AVOID Cyber Threats in the 🇬🇲💪🔐!cybersecurity

21/08/2023

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"In the world of cybersecurity, every day is a new opportunity to outsmart the threats."
"Just as a strong lock protects a valuable treasure, robust cybersecurity safeguards our digital realm." digitalrights

16/08/2023

On a beautiful Inspirational Wednesday, we wish to inspire and let you know that......... "Tech and cybersecurity professionals are the architects of the digital fortress, constructing a world where data flows freely, yet securely."

15/08/2023


Here is a tip to help you protect your cyber and digital space🔐💪

28/07/2023

🌟 Join us for GamCON Cyber Thursdays at 10:00 PM! 💬🎮✨

🗓️ Our unfiltered conversations kickstarted yesterday and will continue every other Thursday at 10:00 PM. Don't miss out on the excitement as we delve into the fascinating world of the cybersecurity industry in The Gambia! 🔒🇬🇲

🔗 Click the link in our bio to join our Discord server and be a part of the action! https://discord.gg/haCnFVS8

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19/06/2023

We are excited to announce that Gamcon InfoSec Community has partnered with (ISC)² to help close the cybersecurity workforce gap and bring a more diverse pool of practitioners into the field. As part of this partnership, (ISC)² is offering FREE Certified in Cybersecurity (CC) Online Self-Paced Training and exam vouchers for a limited time to our members.

We believe that this partnership is a key step towards addressing the cybersecurity skills gap and promoting greater diversity and inclusion in the industry. Through our joint efforts, we hope to provide our members with the training and tools they need to succeed in the fast-paced and constantly evolving world of cybersecurity.

When you become Certified in Cybersecurity through this initiative, you will gain access to a wealth of career-building (ISC)² member benefits, as well as our global network of 350,000 certified members, associates, and candidates. This certification will not only help you build your skills and knowledge in cybersecurity, but also give you a competitive edge in the job market.

At GamCON Infosec community, we are committed to promoting greater diversity and inclusion in the cybersecurity industry. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to pursue a career in this field, regardless of their background or identity. This initiative is a part of our ongoing efforts to close the cybersecurity skills gap and promote the participation of women and youth in the cybersecurity field.

We encourage all of our members to take advantage of this opportunity and enrol in our upcoming bootcamps and training sessions for the Certified in Cybersecurity (CC) exams Preps. This is a great chance to gain valuable skills and knowledge that can help you advance your career and make a positive impact in the cybersecurity industry.

Thank you, (ISC)², for partnering with us to make this opportunity available to our members. Let's work together to close the cybersecurity workforce gap and build a more diverse and skilled cybersecurity workforce.

Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy ITAG -Information Technology Association of The Gambia The University of The Gambia American International University West Africa, Gambia Women in STEM Gambia Ismaila Jawara

Visit our website for more detail: https://gamconsec.org/

16/06/2023

Have you Registered your child yet? If not then please do so before the deadline which is the 25th June 2023
kids summer Camp 2023. Make this summer a summer to remember!!

REGISTER HERE: https://bit.ly/THEHUBSUMMERCAMP
Limited slots available!!!
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Photos from Gamcon InfoSec Community's post 11/06/2023

We just concluded a 2 days training on Capture The Flag for young cybersecurity enthusiasts in The Gambia. This free training is part of initiatives to build the capacity of youths in cybersecurity to support the already growing industry in The Gambia.

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