Two Middle East Hackers Qualify for Global CyberLympics Finals

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA – September 18, 2013 Two Middle East ethical hackers from Help AG, a regional information security consulting company, have qualified to participate in the World Finals of the Global CyberLympics, an EC-Council Foundation initiative supported by the United Nation’s International Telecommunications Union (ITU)    

Hyderabad Ethical Hackers Set to Go Global

Hyderabad, India – August 21, 2013 Six ethical hackers from the city will represent India at the Global CyberLympics Hacking Championship to be held in Atlanta, USA, next month as part of a global search to identify experts, who can help strengthen security systems of countries. CyberLympics is an…

Teens Prepare for Cyberwar

March 19, 2013 Computer-savvy teens are putting down their game controllers — at least temporarily — for code writing and virus-sweeping. Call it “Red Dawn: Part Deux: Teen Cyber-Commandos.”    

Southern Cross hacks its way into CyberLympics

Australia – October 23, 2012 A team representing IT solutions provider Southern Cross Computer Systems has been crowned APAC champions at the 2012 Global CyberLympics – with a shot at winning the worldwide title still up for grabs. The Global CyberLympics is a 24-hour hacking competition organised by the…

Sri Lankan team enters Global CyberLympics World Finals

Sri Lanka – September 28, 2012 Sri Lankan team ‘WhiteHat’, having survived stiff competition from regional giants from the Asia Pacific region, entered the Global CyberLympics world finals to be held in Miami, Florida in October. The Global CyberLympics is a not-for-profit initiative of the EC-Council Foundation supported by…

UMUC Cybersecurity Team Wins North American CyberLympics

Maryland, USA – September 11, 2012 The UMUC Cyber Padawans—a team of undergraduate cybersecurity students, alumni and faculty—took first place in the North American CyberLympics finals, held online Sept. 4, 2012. The win qualifies the Cyber Padawans to represent North America at the Global CyberLympics on Oct. 29, 2012,…

CICRA to host two Sri Lankan teams at Global Cyberlympics

Sri Lanka – July 16, 2012 CICRA Education announced yesterday that it will host two teams from Sri Lanka at the annual Global CyberLympics 2012. “We will host our two teams up to the World Finals on October 29 in Miami, USA,” CICRA Director/CEO Boshan Dayaratne said. “This is…

Hacker teams throw down in international CyberLympics

Chantilly, Virginia, USA – March 20, 2012 Seven teams from around the world are pitting their cyberattack and defense skills against each other this week in the first international CyberLympics hacker games. The games, being hosted by iSight Inc. in Chantilly, Va., are organized by the International Council of…