Cyber Security | Challenge | Sécurité Informatique
We did it!
On January 25, 2020 forty (!) Toronto area college and university undergraduate students competed in 3rd annual realistic cyber breach simulation with hands-on participation and analysis.
Congrats to the winners:
And a shout-out to all the teams who made the event such a success. Everyone made it through to the end: Ontario Tech, Georgian College, UofT Mississagua, Mohawk College, and York University.
Prizes: Interviews with top employers, $720 in movie passes and, of course, taking home the CyberSCI cup!
Photos: More here.
Objectives of the event:
– Jobs for students
– Great candidates for employers
– Community recognition for sponsors
– Improving skills of the cyber workforce in Toronto
When and Where:
Over – January 2020
At York University
Format: Students competed in teams to recon a vulnerable computer network, break through the cyber defenses, take control of the systems, and advise the company on how to defend against cyber attacks. Finalists did on-site interviews with the sponsoring company.
Sponsors: The following companies are hiring sponsors for 2020.
Also, a big thanks to these other industry leaders who continue to support us.