The Positive Hack Days — international forum on practical information security.
How much does it take to hack a mobile network?
Is electronic government secure
in the era of WikiLeaks and Anonymous?
Is SCADA hacking a Hollywood fiction
or the nowadays reality?
Internet banking: is there any chance to win
over the fraudsters? Cyber-crimes, cyber-espionage, cyber-war: where do we draw a borderline?
Because few participants were able to solve all of the tasks in the PHDays CTF competitions,
this yearwe have organized a special
contest which is open to anyoneinterested - PHDays Afterparty.As the name suggests, the tasksof the competition have beenbased on the game infrastructureof CTF 2011.
cat is all about the winners and prizes, as well as the most valuable information
- the new finishing time of the completionPHDays
The first results are alreadyavailable
The competition lasted from 12 to 26 December. Participation
in the CTF Afterpartyincluded80 hackers from 20 countries. Among them - Russia, USA, France, Belgium,Australia, Germany, Tunisia, and evenwhat are for ussuch
exoticstate as Barbados and Papua -New Guinea.
Full list here.
The winner of the contest was kaprizel from Kazakhstan.
He alonesolvedvirtually all the tasksin PHDays CTF 2011 and scored 99 (!!)points. We congratulate him and awardkaprizelthe prize of a security scanner XSpider7.8!
Of course, we congratulate the winners of the contest and others - those who scored
more than40 pointsreceivea certificateor gift from Positive Technologies! And we will inviteselected participants to the forum PHDays May 30 and 31. Who will be among
them isstill a secret, stay tuned for more news!
Finally, about the
We are still receiving numerous requests from thosewho want to participate in PHDays Afterparty. So we have decided to give people the opportunity to celebrate New Year in the company
of like-minded people and extended thecompetition.The new end date isJanuary 20, 2012!
Attention! Those who join the eventfrom December 27will notplay in the competition, but just for fun. Participants will not be able toclaimprizes,butwillearnpoints and get into
the overallrating. The tasks and infrastructure of the game will
remain the same!
Full ratings of the participants
with the number points earned can be found here.