Cyber Security Challenge - RSS Feed https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk Copyright: Cyber Security Challenge 60 en-gb Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:57:51 +0000 First Cyber Security Challenge Schools Champion awarded to girls team from Stockport School at Cyber Games 1.0 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/450/first-cyber-security-challenge-schools-champion-awarded-to-girls-team-from-stockport-school-at-cyber-games-10.php 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 . Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/450/first-cyber-security-challenge-schools-champion-awarded-to-girls-team-from-stockport-school-at-cyber-games-10.php Francis Maude launches Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass 2014 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/441/francis-maude-launches-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-2014.php 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/ . Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/441/francis-maude-launches-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-2014.php QinetiQ face-to-face cyber battle identifies last set of Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass finalists https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/439/qinetiq-face-to-face-cyber-battle-identifies-last-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-finalists.php 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.. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/439/qinetiq-face-to-face-cyber-battle-identifies-last-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-finalists.php CAS supports Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/437/cas-supports-cyber-security-challenge-schools-programme.php Computing At School (CAS) is supporting The Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme - a scheme aimed at developing the next generation of cyber security experts.. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/437/cas-supports-cyber-security-challenge-schools-programme.php Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme receives a Motorola Solutions Foundation International Grant https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/436/cyber-security-challenge-schools-programme-receives-a-motorola-solutions-foundation-international-grant.php The Cyber Security Challenge Schools Programme has received a £15,000 grant from the Motorola Solutions Foundation.. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/436/cyber-security-challenge-schools-programme-receives-a-motorola-solutions-foundation-international-grant.php PwC and Symantec winners qualify for Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/432/pwc-and-symantec-winners-qualify-for-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-.php Aaron Devaney triumphs following day of flag-capturing and in-depth security assessment trials for a multinational coffee company ahead of a major merger and acquisition process . Mon, 27 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/432/pwc-and-symantec-winners-qualify-for-cyber-security-challenge-masterclass-.php QinetiQ airport CCTV virtual competition winner takes off to Face-to-Face contest https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/431/qinetiq-airport-cctv-virtual-competition-winner-takes-off-to-face-to-face-contest-.php The winner of the QinetiQ Software Vulnerability Identification and Exploitation competition, has been confirmed as web developer Aaron Devaney.. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/431/qinetiq-airport-cctv-virtual-competition-winner-takes-off-to-face-to-face-contest-.php Thousands left scratching heads during the Christmas break over festive cipher https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/430/thousands-left-scratching-heads-during-the-christmas-break-over-festive-cipher.php Tinsel, cranberry sauce, paper hats, bad jokes and a fiendishly difficult cipher from the Cyber Security Challenge are Christmas traditions we look forward to every year. . Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/430/thousands-left-scratching-heads-during-the-christmas-break-over-festive-cipher.php Infosec Skills and BCS announce latest set of Cyber Security Challenge competition winners https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/428/infosec-skills-and-bcs-announce-latest-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-competition-winners.php Stuart Pringle, Simon Robinson and Robert Wyllie win through to claim over £2000 of e-learning training programmes . Tue, 07 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/428/infosec-skills-and-bcs-announce-latest-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-competition-winners.php Infosec Skills and BCS announce latest set of Cyber Security Challenge competition winners https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/426/infosec-skills-and-bcs-announce-latest-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-competition-winners.php Stuart Pringle, Simon Robinson and Robert Wyllie win through to claim over £2000 of e-learning training programmes and a place at the Challenge’s PwC and Symantec face-to-face semi-final next year. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/426/infosec-skills-and-bcs-announce-latest-set-of-cyber-security-challenge-competition-winners.php Cabinet Office back expansion of Cyber Security Challenge talent search in UK classrooms https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/421/cabinet-office-back-expansion-of-cyber-security-challenge-talent-search-in-uk-classrooms.php Announcement follows strong response to pilot programme that saw over 560 schools sign up to take part in the UK’s first nationwide schools code-breaking competition . Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/421/cabinet-office-back-expansion-of-cyber-security-challenge-talent-search-in-uk-classrooms.php Winners of the inaugural Cyber Security Challenge poster competition announced https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/422/winners-of-the-inaugural-cyber-security-challenge-poster-competition-announced.php Imogen Faulconbridge from Stafford wins the under 16 category & Michael Franks from Leeds wins the over 16 category . Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/422/winners-of-the-inaugural-cyber-security-challenge-poster-competition-announced.php Professor Snowman triumphs for UK in US Military Cyber Security Competition https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/419/professor-snowman-triumphs-for-uk-in-us-military-cyber-security-competition.php British amateur beats military and commercial teams to be crowned the top civilian in a gruelling global competition to find cyber security talent . Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/419/professor-snowman-triumphs-for-uk-in-us-military-cyber-security-competition.php Cyber Security Challenge see first use of its cyber security teaching packs in London school https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/416/cyber-security-challenge-see-first-use-of-its-cyber-security-teaching-packs-in-london-school.php Sacred Heart in Hammersmith one of 562 schools sign up to take part in the UK’s first nationwide schools cyber security challenge . Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/416/cyber-security-challenge-see-first-use-of-its-cyber-security-teaching-packs-in-london-school.php SCHOOLS TASTER COMPETITION, THE RESULTS ARE IN!!! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/417/schools-taster-competition2c-the-results-are-in212121.php After 560 schools taking up our free teaching resource and receiving over one hundred correct entries from all parts of the UK from Aberdeenshire to Jersey the Challenge were delighted to announce the winners of the Schools Programme Taster Competition . Mon, 02 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/417/schools-taster-competition2c-the-results-are-in212121.php Challenge confirms involvement in BMT 2013 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/409/challenge-confirms-involvement-in-bmt-2013.php The Cyber Security Challenge can confirm it will be taking part in this year’s British Military Tournament.. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/409/challenge-confirms-involvement-in-bmt-2013.php Winner helps catch bootleg film leak culprit in the Dtex Systems Intellectual Property Rights Challenge https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/408/winner-helps-catch-bootleg-film-leak-culprit-in-the-dtex-systems-intellectual-property-rights-challenge.php Leicester-based Technical Manager Joe Harris finishes first in identifying faults that allowed the bootleg leak of major summer blockbuster . Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/408/winner-helps-catch-bootleg-film-leak-culprit-in-the-dtex-systems-intellectual-property-rights-challenge.php QinetiQ cyber defenders challenged to find fictional airport CCTV systems vulnerabilities https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/403/qinetiq-cyber-defenders-challenged-to-find-fictional-airport-cctv-systems-vulnerabilities.php Candidates to identify fictitious vulnerabilities in a fictional airport’s CCTV web application system in the latest competition from the Cyber Security Challenge. Sat, 26 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/403/qinetiq-cyber-defenders-challenged-to-find-fictional-airport-cctv-systems-vulnerabilities.php Women in cyber security then, today and tomorrow https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/387/women-in-cyber-security-then2c-today-and-tomorrow.php Friday 11th October saw veterans, women in top security positions and the next generation of cyber defenders meet at the home of British codebreaking. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/387/women-in-cyber-security-then2c-today-and-tomorrow.php BT, GCHQ AND NCA COLLABORATE TO FIND THE NEXT GENERATION OF UK CYBER DEFENDERS https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/386/bt2c-gchq-and-nca-collaborate-to-find-the-next-generation-of-uk-cyber-defenders.php Cyber experts collaborate to design the 2014 Masterclass final for the Cyber Security Challenge UK . Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/386/bt2c-gchq-and-nca-collaborate-to-find-the-next-generation-of-uk-cyber-defenders.php Launch of UKs first cyber lesson plan kicks off new search for next generation talent in schools https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/381/launch-of-uks-first-cyber-lesson-plan-kicks-off-new-search-for-next-generation-talent-in-schools.php Schools can now quickly and easily engage pupils in fun, practical and exciting exercises to develop the cyber security skills major employers look for today . Thu, 26 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/381/launch-of-uks-first-cyber-lesson-plan-kicks-off-new-search-for-next-generation-talent-in-schools.php First Cyber Security Challenge battle at the historical home of British code breaking finds new finalists https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/380/first-cyber-security-challenge-battle-at-the-historical-home-of-british-code-breaking-finds-new-finalists.php 6 qualify for the 2014 Masterclass from SANS NetWars – the first Cyber Security Challenge competition at Bletchley Park  . Thu, 26 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/380/first-cyber-security-challenge-battle-at-the-historical-home-of-british-code-breaking-finds-new-finalists.php Number Cruncher required to work with the Challenge. Great opportunity to be part of the Challenge Team. https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/379/number-cruncher-required-to-work-with-the-challenge-great-opportunity-to-be-part-of-the-challenge-team.php Can you help to manage a Challenge?. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/379/number-cruncher-required-to-work-with-the-challenge-great-opportunity-to-be-part-of-the-challenge-team.php Search for new UK cyber defenders arrives at the historical home of British code-breaking for the first time https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/377/search-for-new-uk-cyber-defenders-arrives-at-the-historical-home-of-british-code-breaking-for-the-first-time.php Competitors get ready for SANS NetWars – the first Cyber Security Challenge UK competition at Bletchley Park . Wed, 18 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/377/search-for-new-uk-cyber-defenders-arrives-at-the-historical-home-of-british-code-breaking-for-the-first-time.php CYBER SECURITY CHALLENGE UK POSTER PROMOTION https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/376/cyber-security-challenge-uk-poster-promotion.php Great new Competition for those with an artistic bent. . Wed, 18 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/376/cyber-security-challenge-uk-poster-promotion.php Cyber Security Challenge UK partners with e-skills UK to develop online security skills in the classroom https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/374/cyber-security-challenge-uk-partners-with-e-skills-uk-to-develop-online-security-skills-in-the-classroom.php The Cyber Security Challenge UK is to join forces with e-skills UK, the employer body for technology skills, to inspire the next generation of cyber professionals. . Thu, 12 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/374/cyber-security-challenge-uk-partners-with-e-skills-uk-to-develop-online-security-skills-in-the-classroom.php PwC Need Your Help! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/364/pwc-need-your-help21.php PwC are working with The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) . Thu, 05 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/364/pwc-need-your-help21.php SANS CyberTalent Assessment Quiz showcased at NextSec Careers Fair https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/363/sans-cybertalent-assessment-quiz-showcased-at-nextsec-careers-fair.php Web-based Assessment Powered by Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) to be demonstrated at forthcoming NextSec Careers Fair. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/363/sans-cybertalent-assessment-quiz-showcased-at-nextsec-careers-fair.php First UK civilian cyber training camps in England and Scotland uncover new Challenge finalists https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/359/first-uk-civilian-cyber-training-camps-in-england-and-scotland-uncover-new-challenge-finalists.php Defence Academy and Glasgow Caledonian University host camps supported by cyber experts. . Mon, 02 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/359/first-uk-civilian-cyber-training-camps-in-england-and-scotland-uncover-new-challenge-finalists.php First UK civilian cyber training camps go live in England and Scotland https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/358/first-uk-civilian-cyber-training-camps-go-live-in-england-and-scotland.php Defence Academy and Glasgow Caledonian University to each host camps supported by cyber experts . Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/358/first-uk-civilian-cyber-training-camps-go-live-in-england-and-scotland.php Scotlands first Cyber Camp to tackle online crime https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/354/scotlands-first-cyber-camp-to-tackle-online-crime.php Scotlands first Cyber Camp, run by Cyber Security Challenge UK in partnership with Informatics Ventures for SICSA, will take place from 28 August to 1 September 2013 at Glasgow Caledonian University . Wed, 21 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/354/scotlands-first-cyber-camp-to-tackle-online-crime.php Cyber Champion continues learning curve on the tracks https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/353/cyber-champion-continues-learning-curve-on-the-tracks.php The 2013 UK Cyber Security Champion Stephen Miller recently took part in an Aston Martin Driving Experience Day at Silverstone.. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/353/cyber-champion-continues-learning-curve-on-the-tracks.php Cyber good guys battle online criminals with military drones during live Sophos cyber battle https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/352/cyber-good-guys-battle-online-criminals-with-military-drones-during-live-sophos-cyber-battle.php Six triumph following day of flying drones and hackable Raspberry Pi’s at Sophos Wireless Forensics Face-to-Face . Sat, 17 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/352/cyber-good-guys-battle-online-criminals-with-military-drones-during-live-sophos-cyber-battle.php Cyber Security Challenge Business Partnerships Manager https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/334/cyber-security-challenge-business-partnerships-manager-.php Cyber Security Challenge UK is a series of national competitions to find talented people for, and raise awareness of, increasing job opportunities in cyber security.  . Wed, 31 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/334/cyber-security-challenge-business-partnerships-manager-.php GCHQ devises latest Cyber Security Challenge game and asks How well could you protect your companys intellectual property in the face of a cyber-attack? https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/332/gchq-devises-latest-cyber-security-challenge-game-and-asks-18how-well-could-you-protect-your-company19s-intellectual-property-in-the-face-of-a-cyber-attack3f19.php Places at new face-to-face 'semi-final' and four day cyber camps in England and Scotland up for grabs. . Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/332/gchq-devises-latest-cyber-security-challenge-game-and-asks-18how-well-could-you-protect-your-company19s-intellectual-property-in-the-face-of-a-cyber-attack3f19.php SANS CyberTalent Assessment Quiz finds a winner https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/329/sans-cybertalent-assessment-quiz-finds-a-winner.php Web-based Assessment Powered by Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) demonstrated at recent Microsoft Careers Fair. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/329/sans-cybertalent-assessment-quiz-finds-a-winner.php SOPHOS Linux Forensics Challenge winners announced https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/328/sophos-linux-forensics-challenge-winners-announced.php William Shackleton, Robert Laverick and Sebastian Coles were amongst 15 competitiors to qualify from the SOPHOS Linux Forensics Challenge.. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/328/sophos-linux-forensics-challenge-winners-announced.php UK's next generation of cyber defenders put through their paces by Trusted Management https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/327/uk27s-next-generation-of-cyber-defenders-put-through-their-paces-by-trusted-management-.php Winners from UK Government and industry backed Cyber Security Challenge become cyber forensics specialists for the day, solving real life e-crimes.. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/327/uk27s-next-generation-of-cyber-defenders-put-through-their-paces-by-trusted-management-.php 15 qualify from SANS Packet Capture Analysis Challenge https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/326/15-qualify-from-sans-packet-capture-analysis-challenge.php Adam Rutherford, Stephen Hirst and Luke Granger Brown topped the score charts for the SANS Packet Capture Analysis Challenge, booking their places at this year's Face to Face stage.. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/326/15-qualify-from-sans-packet-capture-analysis-challenge.php SOPHOS Linux Forensics Challenge winners announced https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/325/sophos-linux-forensics-challenge-winners-announced.php William Shackleton, Robert Laverick and Sebastian Coles were amongst 15 competitiors to qualify from the SOPHOS Linux Forensics Challenge.. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/325/sophos-linux-forensics-challenge-winners-announced.php Cyber Security Challenge UK Careers Fair 15th June 2013 - win an iPad! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/324/cyber-security-challenge-uk-careers-fair-15th-june-2013--win-an-ipad21.php The SANS Institute, the leading provider of Information Security training and certification are hosting a skills assessment quiz. . Thu, 13 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/324/cyber-security-challenge-uk-careers-fair-15th-june-2013--win-an-ipad21.php Challenge CEO discusses cyber security jobs on Radio 4's Today programme https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/289/challenge-ceo-discusses-cyber-security-jobs-on-radio-427s-today-programme.php It was an early start for our CEO, Stephanie Daman on June 11th when she joined Simon Jack, business and economic news presenter on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme. Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/289/challenge-ceo-discusses-cyber-security-jobs-on-radio-427s-today-programme.php Cyber Security Challenge and Cabinet Office to take cyber security talent search into classrooms with first schools code-breaking competition https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/288/cyber-security-challenge-and-cabinet-office-to-take-cyber-security-talent-search-into-classrooms-with-first-schools-code-breaking-competition.php From September thousands of UK pupils will take part in a pilot tournament to represent their schools in developing and cracking online codes to win a top prize worth £1000. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/288/cyber-security-challenge-and-cabinet-office-to-take-cyber-security-talent-search-into-classrooms-with-first-schools-code-breaking-competition.php Masters students to help build trust in the online world https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/287/masters-students-to-help-build-trust-in-the-online-world.php Cyber Integrity and Meaning of Trust Competition’ launches this morning across15 UK universities, offering opportunities for those with ideas to improve confidence in our internet-dependent society  . Tue, 28 May 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/287/masters-students-to-help-build-trust-in-the-online-world.php Microsoft Hosts London's First Cyber Security Careers Fair https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/286/microsoft-hosts-london27s-first-cyber-security-careers-fair-.php The Cyber Security Challenge UK and Microsoft are delivering London’s first Cyber Security Careers Fair on June 15th in Victoria.. Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/286/microsoft-hosts-london27s-first-cyber-security-careers-fair-.php Winner of PwC's cipher competition announced! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/285/winner-of-pwc27s-cipher-competition-announced21-.php One challenger cracks his way to a year’s BCS membership. Wed, 08 May 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/285/winner-of-pwc27s-cipher-competition-announced21-.php BSides competition winners announced! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/284/bsides-competition-winners-announced21.php Ben May and Benjamin Smith triumph to win a spot at BSides conference and exclusive Cyber Security Challenge UK prizes. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/284/bsides-competition-winners-announced21.php Code-break your way into BSides London https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/256/code-break-your-way-into-bsides-london.php Former Cyber Security Challenge UK Champion teams up with one of London’s leading conference for the information security community to launch a brand new cipher competition. Tue, 09 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/256/code-break-your-way-into-bsides-london.php Everyone gets a prize! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/255/everyone-gets-a-prize21.php In order to introduce new entrants to information security job roles, across different disciplines.. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/255/everyone-gets-a-prize21.php InfoSec Skills launch three new competitions as part of the Cyber Security Challenge UK https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/254/infosec-skills-launch-three-new-competitions-as-part-of-the-cyber-security-challenge-uk.php InfoSec Skills (www.infosecskills.com) today announced that they are offering aspiring or new entrants in to the information security industry a chance to test their skills across a range information security governance, risk and compliance subjects:  . Thu, 28 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/254/infosec-skills-launch-three-new-competitions-as-part-of-the-cyber-security-challenge-uk.php Do you know anyone who would like to join our Team? https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/253/do-you-know-anyone-who-would-like-to-join-our-team3f.php The Challenge is pleased to announce that it has a vacancy for a  Project Manager to run our Schools Programme. Mon, 25 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/253/do-you-know-anyone-who-would-like-to-join-our-team3f.php UCL crowned first ever UK University Cipher Champion https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/251/ucl-crowned-first-ever-uk-university-cipher-champion.php First-of-its-kind competition pitched UK Computer Science Departments against each other to test their ability to develop and crack  coded ‘cipher’ code puzzles . Tue, 12 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/251/ucl-crowned-first-ever-uk-university-cipher-champion.php 28 year-old chemist becomes UK Cyber Security Champion https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/250/28-year-old-chemist-becomes-uk-cyber-security-champion.php Stephen Miller triumphs at HP and Cassidian Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass final to become UK’s new cyber defence superhero . Mon, 11 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/250/28-year-old-chemist-becomes-uk-cyber-security-champion.php Cyber Security Challenge launches mobile App! https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/245/cyber-security-challenge-launches-mobile-app21.php Smartphone apps are the latest addition to our armoury - we want to expand the scope of individuals who can engage with the Challenge and we want to keep our current, expanding cyber security community engaged.. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/245/cyber-security-challenge-launches-mobile-app21.php PwC launches its latest cipher https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/244/pwc-launches-its-latest-cipher.php Welcome to the latest PwC cipher challenge - we've got a tough one in store for you this time!.... Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/244/pwc-launches-its-latest-cipher.php Cyber Security Challenge UK announces new Formula 1 Masterclass final https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/249/cyber-security-challenge-uk-announces-new-formula-1-masterclass-final.php Motor-racing themed grand finale designed by cyber teams from HP and Cassidian CyberSecurity.... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/249/cyber-security-challenge-uk-announces-new-formula-1-masterclass-final.php Final eight candidates reach Masterclass following SOPHOS Malware Treasure Hunt https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/243/final-eight-candidates-reach-masterclass-following-sophos-malware-treasure-hunt.php The list of finalists for this year's Cyber Security Challenge is finally complete! . Mon, 18 Feb 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/243/final-eight-candidates-reach-masterclass-following-sophos-malware-treasure-hunt.php UK government survey into cyber security breaches - we would like your help https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/241/uk-government-survey-into-cyber-security-breaches--we-would-like-your-help.php The department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has commissioned PwC to carry out research into UK cyber security trends, so that businesses are aware of the threat and impact of cyber security breaches.. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/241/uk-government-survey-into-cyber-security-breaches--we-would-like-your-help.php Eight more candidates reach Masterclass at QinetiQ's Command and Control Challenge https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/239/eight-more-candidates-reach-masterclass-at-qinetiq27s-command-and-control-challenge.php The list of finalists for this year's Cyber Security Challenge took a further step towards completion following last weekend’s QinetiQ face to face competition – an intense day of combat involving simulated missiles and battleships!. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/239/eight-more-candidates-reach-masterclass-at-qinetiq27s-command-and-control-challenge.php PwC preview new Cyber Security Challenge UK cipher and celebrate previous winners https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/237/pwc-preview-new-cyber-security-challenge-uk-cipher-and-celebrate-previous-winners.php The Cyber Security Challenge UK and PwC have been joined by over 100 cyber security professionals and Sir John McLeod Scarlett, the former Director General of MI6 to celebrate last year’s cipher winners and announce details of a brand new cipher challenge which will mark the launch of the Challenge’s first ever app.. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/237/pwc-preview-new-cyber-security-challenge-uk-cipher-and-celebrate-previous-winners.php Cyber Security Challenge UK announces first University Challenge https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/236/cyber-security-challenge-uk-announces-first-university-challenge.php First-of-its-kind competition pitches UK Computer Science Departments against each other to test their skills Universities will develop ‘cipher’ code breaking puzzles for each other to crack The university that successfully cracks the most codes will be crowned ‘Cyber Security Challenge UK: University Cipher Champion’ . Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/236/cyber-security-challenge-uk-announces-first-university-challenge.php UK DC3 Winners Show the Rest of the World Who's Boss https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/233/uk-dc3-winners-show-the-rest-of-the-world-who27s-boss.php The top three candidates in the UK stream of the US DC3 Digital Forensics Challenge have been revealed along with their standings in the overall international competition. . Tue, 04 Dec 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/233/uk-dc3-winners-show-the-rest-of-the-world-who27s-boss.php Cyber Security Challenge highlighted in Francis Maude's Strategy Update https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/231/cyber-security-challenge-highlighted-in-francis-maude27s-strategy-update-.php The Cyber Security Challenge was highlighted today as a success story for UK cyber skills growth by Francis Maude in a ministerial statement to Parliament.. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/231/cyber-security-challenge-highlighted-in-francis-maude27s-strategy-update-.php Cyber Security Challenge UK named ‘Information Security Initiative of the Year' https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/228/cyber-security-challenge-uk-named-91information-security-initiative-of-the-year27.php The Cyber Security Challenge UK has been named ‘Information Security Initiative of the Year’ at the 3rd annual Risk Management Awards, held in London this week.. Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/228/cyber-security-challenge-uk-named-91information-security-initiative-of-the-year27.php Who Let the Dogs Out? Cyber Security Challenge UK Unveils BYOD Dogs as the Winning Idea for Promoting Good Security Practices in the Workplace https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/227/who-let-the-dogs-out3f-cyber-security-challenge-uk-unveils-byod-dogs-as-the-winning-idea-for-promoting-good-security-practices-in-the-workplace.php Challenge unveils winners of BT and Get Safe Online competition to find creative ways of keeping small businesses informed on cyber security issues. Tue, 06 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/227/who-let-the-dogs-out3f-cyber-security-challenge-uk-unveils-byod-dogs-as-the-winning-idea-for-promoting-good-security-practices-in-the-workplace.php CYBER SECURITY CHALLENGE UK FINALISTS VISIT GCHQ https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/204/cyber-security-challenge-uk-finalists-visit-gchq.php FINALISTS from this year’s Cyber Security Challenge UK competition recently visited GCHQ in Cheltenham to find out more about cyber security as part of their prize.. Mon, 17 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/204/cyber-security-challenge-uk-finalists-visit-gchq.php Cyber Camp puts next generation of cyber defenders through their paces https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/203/cyber-camp-puts-next-generation-of-cyber-defenders-through-their-paces--.php Security Lancaster hosts Cyber Security Challenge UK’s first cyber camp, alongside KPMG, RHUL, HP, Raytheon, Ultimate, the Police Central e-Crime Unit, Micro Systemation, Ultra Electronics and QinetiQ.. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0000 https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/story/203/cyber-camp-puts-next-generation-of-cyber-defenders-through-their-paces--.php