Identify, enable, and encourage young Americans with high aptitude for technical achievement in information security to discover their talents, develop their passion, and determine where their talent can be nurtured so they can make a major contribution to the physical and economic security of the US and its enterprises.
The Cyber Aces foundation achieves its mission by offering challenging and realistic cybersecurity competitions, training camps, and educational initiatives through which high school, college students, and young professionals develop the practical skills needed to excel as cybersecurity practitioners and to become highly valued citizen-technologists.
“An entry-level competition focusing on the fundamentals of cyber security and covers three important modules: Networking, Operating Systems, and System Administration.
For each of these three modules, CyberFoundations includes a tutorial to help individuals build their skills. After a two to three week study period for each module, competitors will participate in a national competition by taking an on-line multiple-choice quiz. The highest scorers on these quizzes will be eligible for prizes, scholarships, and internships.”
Networking, operating systems, and system administration.
Operate and Maintain
Orientation & Team Structure
Website & Schedule
Most recent challenge held July 2017