NSA Codebreaker Challenge is Live!

The NSA Codebreaker Challenge is an opportunity for students to develop and test their low level analysis and reverse engineering skills on a realistic scenario. This year scenario is to help a US company which has been crippled by a ransomeware attack. Your mission is to investigate the attack and discover the tools and techniques used, unravel and expose a Ransomeware-as-a-Service ring, and to recover the victim’s files. You will utilize skills in the following areas:

  • Log Analysis
  • Computer Forensics
  • Packet Analysis
  • Web Analysis
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Web Hacking
  • Cryptography
  • Cryptoanalysis
  • Software Development

Each year Bellevue University has several students participate in the NSA Codebreaker challenge, is this year your year to participate? More information and register here: https://nsa-codebreaker.org/home