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Pink Elephant Unicorn 4.5 Cyber Capture the Flag

January 19 @ 1:30 pm - January 20 @ 5:00 pm

Free

What does a Pink Elephant Unicorn have to do with cyber security? Join Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Northeastern University Seattle for a free “capture-the-flag” competition to find out!

How does it work? Working clue to clue to solve cyber puzzles, participants learn what makes a computer security system vulnerable, how attackers infiltrate even the most complex networks, and how to defend these systems. This year’s event energy grid and industrial control system theme.

Who’s invited? Pink Elephant Unicorn is open to anyone interested in learning about cyber security, regardless of skills or experience. Newcomers to the field will gain first-hand experience in some of the challenges cyber professionals face, while experts will get to practice their skills.

How much does it cost? It is FREE to participate and teams will be formed at the event so skill level is balanced. Tutorials will be held prior to the event.

 

Visit https://goo.gl/GLpGn7 to learn more and sign up today!

Venue

Northeastern University – Seattle
401 Terry Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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