du Selects Echothrust Solutions For Its First Hacking Competition In Dubai

Athens, Greece, 9 September 2014: Echothrust Solutions is pleased to announce that Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) chose the EchoCTF platform for its first ever hacking competition, the du Hackathon that will take place on September 18th 2014, during du's annual Cyber Security Conference at Armani Hotel in Dubai.

Putting together the Athcon 2012 CTF - Part II - Network

Hi everyone,

We finally got around posting the long-promised Part II of "Putting together the Athcon 2012 CTF".

With the scenario out of the way it was time to setup the network and with it, shape-up the gameplay a little bit. At this point, we only had a very vague idea of how the participants would be finally rewarded.

Putting together the Athcon 2012 CTF - Part I

Like we promised on the previous post, here is the first part about how Athcon 2012 CTF was designed and implemented, what the contestants had to deal with and how we made the visuals you saw there.

Back from Athcon 2012

We were at the Athcon again this year, but this time not just as by-standers... this year we had the colossal task to design a Capture The Flag for security enthusiasts and professionals alike.