What is HSCTF?

HSCTF is a Jeopardy style Cature the Flag event intended for high school students to practice, and evolve their cyber secuity skills. Participants will pick challenges from a board arranged based on cybersecurity categories and difficulty level. Challenges are solved when a formatted text string called a "flag" is obtained and submitted. Solved challenges will award a dynamically adjusting number of points to the team. The goal is to have the most points in the alloted amount of time.

When is the event?

This is a two day event starting Saturday the 19th of February, 2022 and continuing to Sunday the 20th of February, 2022. If you like the event, join us next year! HSCTF is hosted annually by the University of Nebraska Omaha's cyber security club, Nullify.

When is the event?

This is a two day event starting Saturday the 19th of February, 2022 and continuing to Sunday the 20th of February, 2022. If you like the event, join us next year! HSCTF is hosted annually by the University of Nebraska Omaha's cyber security club, Nullify.

What are the challenges?

Well, obviously we can't give you the challenges until the competition starts, but we can tell you the categories! The competition will consiste of challenges covering 8 key cyber secutiy concepts:

Crypto  |  Exploit  |  Forensics  |  Reversing  |  Web  |  Scripting  |  Linux  |  Miscellaneous

What are the challenges?

Well, obviously we can't give you the challenges until the competition starts, but we can tell you the categories! The competition will consiste of challenges covering 8 key cyber secutiy concepts:

Crypto  |  Exploit  |  Forensics  |  Reversing  |  Web  |  Scripting  |  Linux  |  Miscellaneous

How do I join?

If you are a local high school looking to join the event, and be eligible to get prizes, you should register as a high school on the Nullify website first, and then when you sign up on this platform, make sure to check the box that says you are a local high school. If you are with the general public, you can register to participate here.

How do I join?

If you are a local high school looking to join the event, and be eligible to get prizes, you should register as a high school on the Nullify website first, and then when you sign up on this platform, make sure to check the box that says you are a local high school. If you are with the general public, you can register to participate here.