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Friday, October 11 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Capture the Flag: A Cybersecurity Competition - Powered by McAfee

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To commemorate National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, BITCON will host a cybersecurity Capture the Flag (CTF) competition powered by McAfee. During CTF, participants will have the opportunity to challenge their technical skills and knowledge of how to defend against cybersecurity threats.  This competition is a great learning tool for everyone that is interested in cyber security and it can help sharpen the tools they have learned during their training. 
  • Online registration platform will be accessible by a link at event for attendees that will participate.
  • 45-60 minutes for the problems.
  • Each question is worth 10 points, the hints cost 2 points (-2), and there is a bonus worth 40 points. The first team that gets the bonus will receive 40 pts, second team gets 30, thirds team get 20 and so on.
Team with the highest points will receive cash prize  of $1000!!!

Questions are easy enough for non-technical people to participate in. A few technical concepts are included, but easy to figure out.

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