GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan (September 1, 2013) ITS Partners will be a sponsor at GrrCON '13, Midwest Information Security and Hacker Conference in Grand Rapids, MI on September 12th & 13th. We will have a number of employees from our security practice in attendance.
This will also be the first year that we'll be hosting the $1,000 Cyber Security Challenge. The Cyber Security Challenge (CSC) event is a simulation in which you, a cyber-security expert, is attempting to penetrate a key strategic computer system. Your organization has been hired to complete a thorough security assessment of your customer’s environment. Your assigned task is to breach the environment to obtain information from this system as part of your security organizations routine assessment operations. There will be a number of prizes giving away for obtaining certain flags with the ultimate prize of $1,000 for the 1st person that is able to capture a top-secret flag.
GrrCON is a non profit information security and hacking conference being held in the Midwest. This conference was put together to provide the midwest regional information security community with a venue to come together and share ideas, information, solutions, forge relationships, and most importantly engage with like minded people in a fun atmosphere.