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Core NetWars Tournament


EXPERIENCE CUTTING-EDGE CYBER RANGE TRAINING



Industry-relevant and innovative, Core NetWars Tournament is the ultimate cybersecurity range for powering up your skills in a fun, multi-disciplinary, and collaborative environment.

What's New in Core NetWars Tournament 6

Over a year in the making, Core NetWars Tournament 6 is our biggest and best NetWars Tournament ever. This all-new experience includes:

  • An entirely new set of challenges and hints at every level
  • A new immersive theme and engaging storyline
  • The latest and greatest technologies and attack methods that enterprises are exposed to today including web application firewall hardening, multi-factor authentication bypass, and PowerShell challenges.

Core NetWars Tournament 6 Topics

  • Web application firewall hardening - and bypass
  • Multi-factor authentication bypass - four flavors!
  • Packet crafting
  • Network traffic capture and analysis
  • Windows event log analysis
  • PowerShell challenges
  • ECB block shuffling
  • Host-based firewall tuning
  • NTP client / time shift attack
  • File forensics
  • Crypto-jacking removal
  • Common CMS vulnerability exploitation
  • SQLi
  • Golden ticket exploitation



Study multi-factor authentication methods and weaknesses hands-on.

Learn electronic code book shuffling, visually.

Establish web application firewall rules to block malicious input.

Featured Capabilities:

  • ☑ Play solo or on a team of up to 5 players.
  • ☑ Designed for all skill levels, from novice to advanced.
  • ☑ Apply what you've learned in class in a safe and interactive environment.
  • ☑ Earn recognition on our real-time scoreboard.
  • ☑ Level up your knowledge using a fully loaded Automated Hint System.
  • ☑ Sharpen your skills with game-based training that is fun and engaging.

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600+

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"Learned a lot and had a lot of fun."

Gustavo Bobbio, Amazon

"Such a great exercise, so much fun and learning built into it."

Paul Hershberger, The Mosaic Company

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Upcoming Events
Event Location Dates
SANS Munich September 2019 Munich, September 5, 2019 -
September 6, 2019
 
SANS Network Security 2019 Las Vegas, NV September 12, 2019 -
September 13, 2019
 
SANS London September 2019 London, September 26, 2019 -
September 27, 2019
 
SANS October Singapore 2019 Singapore, October 17, 2019 -
October 18, 2019
 
SANS London October 2019 London, October 17, 2019 -
October 18, 2019
 
SANS Amsterdam October 2019 Amsterdam, October 31, 2019 -
November 1, 2019
 
SANS Sydney 2019 Sydney, November 7, 2019 -
November 8, 2019
 
SANS London November 2019 London, November 14, 2019 -
November 15, 2019
 
Pen Test HackFest Summit & Training 2019 Bethesda, MD November 19, 2019 -
November 24, 2019
 
SANS Cyber Defense Initiative 2019 Washington, DC December 15, 2019 -
December 16, 2019
 
SANS Amsterdam January 2020 Amsterdam, January 23, 2020 -
January 24, 2020
 
SANS Security East 2020 New Orleans, LA February 6, 2020 -
February 7, 2020