A student-hacker rematch at the 2nd annual Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

Monday, 19 March 2007, 12:09 AM EST

Students again faced off against experienced hackers at the annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. The students' goal: lock down unfamiliar systems and secure their networks. The hackers' goal: to own the students' networks and steal important data. Seth Fogie witnessed the 2007 real-world competition and reported on the event from the perspectives of both the students and the hackers.

At InformIT.

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