Dept of Energy
The United States Department of Energy (DOE) is a cabinet-level department of the United States Government concerned with the United States' policies regarding energy and safety in handling nuclear material. Its responsibilities include the nation's nuclear weapons program, nuclear reactor production. - wikipedia
Utilizing critical infrastructure focused scenarios; DOE’s competitions added realistic components to make their competition stand out. This includes a cyber-physical infrastructure, lifelike anomalies and constraints, and actual users of the systems. Additionally, DOE’s competition looks to help participants and volunteers increase their knowledge and understanding of cyber-physical threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences. Moreover, this competition provides students a hands-on security approach to their team’s infrastructure from their servers and virtual machines to the physical devices on their tables. Teams also have the strain of balancing their security with usability; scores of teams include a user’s ability to continue normal work operations.
Attack and Defend while maintaining normal operations
Operate and Maintain, Protect and Defend
Orientation & Team Structure
Website & Schedule
Nov 30-Dec 1, 2018