Sleight-of-Hand Magic and Cybersecurity

Monday, January 01 | 12:00AM–12:00AM CT
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Lightning Talk Presentation
We'll explore the commonalities between sleight-of-hand magic and cybersecurity, specifically, the neuroscience behind the way the observer/user interprets data they see and how the senses can be tricked both in magic and in cybersecurity.

Outcomes: Learn how to triage potential threats * Learn how to manage your attention to mitigate errors in judgement * Understand the science behind illusion and perception and its role in exploiting the user


  • Don Warrick

    IT Training Manager, California Lutheran University

Resources & Downloads

  • Magic and Cyber Security

    Updated on 11/19/2022