Hacking Competitions and Presentations

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2021

  • September 8-9: Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Fire Talk Research Presentation 
  • May 1: University of Buffalo Lockdown 
    • Team name: Intelligen’t
    • Team members: Bradley Harker, Michael Moore, and Domenic
    • Rank: 7th
  • April 9-11: RITSEC Capture The Flag 
    • Team name: Intelligen’t
    • Team members: Bradley Harker, Lukas Harris, Michael Moore, and Domenic
    • Rank: 11th out of approximately 2000 teams.
      • Prizes: each team member received a raspberry pi.
  • March 16: Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Career Fair Presentation 
    • Covers what the WiCyS career fair is, how it works, and why freshman and sophomores should attend the fair.
    • The original presentation was not recorded. I will be giving a similar presentation next year for RITSEC, and that presentation will be recorded. I will provide a link once the RITSEC presentation is uploaded.
  • February 20: Trace Labs Global OSINT Search Party CTF
  • January 29: RITSEC Hak5 Rubber Ducky Research Presentation 
  • January 7-10: Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition (CPTC) International Finals Volunteer 
    • 8 hours volunteering as a room monitor
    • Rankings:
      • 1st Rochester Institute of Technology
      • 2nd Stanford University
      • 3rd (tie) California State Polytechnic University and Pomona.

2020

  • October 31: Incident Response Security Competition (IRSEC)
    • Team name: Intelligen’t
    • Team members: Bradly Harker, Lukas Harris, Michael Moore and Domenic
    • Rank: Placed 4th out of 14 teams
  • October 1-30: PicoCTF
  • October 17: University of Buffalo Lockdown 
    • Team: Michael Moore, Elijah, Loudon and Luke
    • Rank: 11th
  • October 1-4: IvyHacks
    • Team: Domenic and Will
    • Summary
      • Debugging Leadership by Vaneezeh Siddiqui
      • Diversity & Non-Traditional Pathways in Tech by Samantha Wiener, Naba Rizvi, Grace Ling, Erica Baity and Catalina Sanchez-Maes
      • Your Project After the Hackathon: How to Pitch to Investors and VCs by Jenny Wang
  • September 11: RITSEC Presentation on the attack life cycle 
    • Co-presenting with Shannon McHale
    • Covers stages of the attack life cycle
  • August 29: Suns Out Hacks Out 
    • Team: Domenic, Rigved, Palash
    • Special Note:
      • First hackathon!
      • Domenic and I won the U.S. Air Force Cyber Challenge Raffle
    • Summary:
      • Project Title: “Dining Assist”
      • Purpose: Locate the user to the least crowded dining facility
      • Basic program that records where users are located
      • Uses Radar UI to display where users are located