*This is not a position but rather a short-term online-only competition October 1-15*
The Cipher Tech Women & Minorities Online Challenge is an online cybersecurity challenge for students and professionals interested in a career in forensic software development. Over the course of a 2-week period, you will encounter challenges that will have you perform the same tasks that forensic software developers do every day. Questions will prompt for free response (e.g. submit an attacker IP address or identify the attacker’s name) and challenge your critical thinking skills.
1st Place – Apple iPad 10.2-inch 32GB ($329 Value)
2nd Place – Samsung Chromebook 4+ 15.6″ ($229 Value)
Remaining Top 10 Participants – Amazon Gift Card ($25 Value Each)
Random Giveaway – Amazon Gift Card ($150 Value)
Open to anyone; must be located in the U.S. to receive a prize. You may not receive any assistance from anyone else & you must participate within the event time frame listed on this page.
All that you need to participate in the Cipher Tech Women & Minorities Online Challenge is a computer with an Internet connection and a modern browser (latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge). An installation of Kali Linux is recommended to get the full experience, but it is not required. During the challenge, you will need to utilize your problem-solving skills and Internet resources to solve challenges related to forensic software development.
Note that you will have limited number of attempts for each challenge. In general, the format for flags is “SKY-ABCD-####”
Having trouble with the platform? You can open a Support Ticket on our system and someone will get back to you ASAP.
See link for complete rules