Cybersecurity Challenge

  • Published: Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020
Registration is open for the Missouri High School Cybersecurity Challenge. The challenge is designed for teams of up to three high school students and is free to all MOREnet members. Round one will be held the week of January 18; it is a capture the flag event and a great way for students interested in cybersecurity to explore, research and learn. The top 10 teams from round one will move on to the finals the week of February 22. The finals will take place in the U.S. Cyber Range.

At the MOREnet Virtual Conference, participants had the opportunity to compete in a capture the flag event. It was a lively challenge with constant changes in the leaderboard. When the dust settled seven participants rose to the top and claimed the Cyber:bots provided by

  1. Weston George – Monett R-I
  2. Brad Eldred – Ozark R-VI
  3. Kyle Anderson – Ozark R-VI
  4. Michael Thomas – Webb City R-7
  5. Miles Edge – Webb City R-7
  6. Jeff Higley – Webb City R-7
  7. Kenneth Hamilton – Nodaway-Holt R-VII