Participating in cybersecurity competitions has become increasing popular for students in higher education programs that have a focus on computing or cyber security. The Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition was developed to address the industry skills gap and assist in identifying ethically minded security personnel with experience identifying, exercising, and mitigating vulnerabilities.
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Department of Computing Security (GCCIS)
Stackpole, B., Johnson, D. (2019). CPTC - A Security Competition Unlike Any Other [Slides]. Presented at the Annual Controls and Compliance Conference (WNY ISACA Chapter), Rochester, Ny.
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