Final: Kuwait National Cyber Security CTF 2019
Teams (Min: 2 | Max: 4)
24 August 2019 , 06:00 am UTC
24 August 2019 , 13:00 pm UTC
In cooperation with kuwait oil company as local partner and Trend Micro as strategic partner, CyberTalents is organizing the first Kuwait National Cyber Security CTF. This is a cyber-security competition where participants demonstrate their technical ability in cyber security field. Kuwait National Cyber Security CTF winners are eligible to compete in regional and international CTFs representing Kuwait. The CTF will be a Jeopardy Style CTF where every team will have a list of challenges in different categories like Reverse Engineering, Web Security, Digital Forensics, Network Security and others. For every challenge solved, the team will get a certain amount of points depending on the difficulty of the challenge. The team who will get the highest score at the end of the day will be the winning team.
CTF Teams Ø Anyone who passed the qualification stage individually can participate without any adherence to the age or the nationality or education. Ø Number of Team members: 2-4 members with the below conditions: Ø At least 50% of the team must be undergraduates in any Kuwait university Ø At least 50% of the team must be holding the Kuwait Nationality Ø Every Team should have a team leader, that is responsible to build the team and he will be the main contact to the organizers. Ø Moving members between teams is allowed two days before the competition Ø Although we prefer that undergraduates represent their universities but there is no restrictions on having members from different universities at the same team
The winning team of Kuwait National Cyber Security Competition CTF will travel to Egypt ( fully covered flights and accommodation ) to represent Kuwait at Arab Regional Cyber Security Competition CTF that will be held on 22nd Of September 2019.