Annual Conference Capture the Flag (CTF) CompetitioN

Come show your team’s cybersecurity skills in a creative and collaborative competition!




The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University is pleased to host the Capture the Flag (CTF) competition for the WiCyS 2022 Conference.

The CTF will be a team-based event with 2-4 student members per team and will kick off Thursday, March 17th at 12:30PM ET. CTF participants will have until Friday, March 18th at 11:59PM ET to solve as many challenges as possible. The CTF will use SEI’s webbased competition platform, Gameboard, to provide access to challenges and track each team’s score. Challenges from the President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition will test everyone’s cybersecurity skills in areas such as forensics analysis, incident response and cyber defense. The challenges are drawn from CISA’s President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition, a national competition to identify and reward the best cybersecurity professionals in U.S. federal workforce

The CTF platform is available at 9am ET on Monday, March 7th.