Missouri Cybersecurity Challenge
Cybersecurity skills are in high demand, and that demand is increasing. It's estimated that there will likely be 3.5 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs by next year. It's vitally important to expose students to cybersecurity concepts and practices; learning how to penetrate a network from a hacker's viewpoint helps prepare future cybersecurity experts for the challenges they'll face on the job. This contest highlights various methodologies about applied critical thinking as it relates to securing a network.