The Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is hosting its 5th annual President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition. Open to US federal employees, this nationwide competition seeks to identify, recognize, and reward the best cyber talent in the federal government. The competition will take teams and individuals on an adventure through classic gaming. The Individual competition offers both a defense track and an offense track to choose from. Teams can include up to five players, from different departments or agencies. Registration opens on January 3rd, 2024.
The practice range is open now, and the GitHub page is available with descriptions, solution guides, virtual machine builds and other artifacts from prior challenges. Be sure to read the rules/code of conduct. Participants can be from any federal Executive Branch department or agency, which means you can be a contractor, not just a Fed. Teams of 2-5 have from Jan 3rd to 23rd to compete, Individuals have from Jan 3rd to Feb 6th. If you're eligible, give it a go.