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First Cyber Security Challenge Schools Champion awarded to girls team from Stockport School at Cyber Games 1.0

Published: 24/03/14

6 school teams of boys and girls from across the UK take part in day of interactive code-breaking challenges at the University of Warwick’s School of Computer Science


Francis Maude launches Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass 2014

Published: 14/03/14

  • Minister for the Cabinet Office kicks off a unique face-to-face cyber defence battle designed by experts from BT, GCHQ, the National Crime Agency, Juniper Networks and Lockheed Martin

  • The two day competition will test the skills of 42 of the UK’s most talented amateur cyber defenders to protect the UK from hackers and computer viruses and identify the UK’s new Cyber Security Champion

  • Registrations will open on Monday for anyone keen to test their skills and assess their potential for a career in cyber security during the next set of Challenge competitions -https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/registration/


QinetiQ face-to-face cyber battle identifies last set of Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass finalists

Published: 24/02/14

Bedfordshire big data specialist triumphs at QinetiQ competition following day of searching for vulnerabilities in fictional airport CCTV systems, patching them up, and defending them from the attacks of rival teams.


CAS supports Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme

Published: 20/02/14

Computing At School (CAS) is supporting The Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme - a scheme aimed at developing the next generation of cyber security experts.