Capturing the Flag at the Cybersecurity Games

The 14th annual New York University Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) games – already the world’s largest and most comprehensive set of student-led security challenges – closed on Monday, November 13, in the last of five countries, setting records and surprises.

For the first time, the CSAW finals expanded to include Israeli students hosted by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. CSAW Israel was organized by BGU’s Department of Software and Information Systems EngineeringBGU’s Cyber Security Research Center, and the IBM Cyber Security Center of Excellence, located at BGU.

Students from across Europe were hosted by Grenoble INP-Esisar, in Valence, France for the first time – one of six engineering schools of the Grenoble Institute of Technology.