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[Hacking] Berlin Students win “Capture the Flag” Contest

The “UCSB International Capture The Flag” is a distributed, wide-area security exercise. It aims at testing the security skills of the participants.

This time the organizing team around Prof. Giovanni Vigna prepped a small network, that could be accessed only via remote. The goal was first to gain access to the network and then to disarm a connected bomb. Additionally the participants had to solve 13 coding riddles (like determining the output of a program that is only available in a small parts and not as a whole).

The Berlin Team ENOFLAG was the team to solve 12 of the 13 questions and to disarm the bomb. Congratulations guys, standing work!!!