Course #510-13-VBVA-1

SANS NetWars

Dates: May-15-2013 - May-16-2013


Virginia Beach Conventon Center,

Virginia Beach, VA

May 15th 2:00 p.m. -   5:00 p.m.
May 16th 8:00 a.m. - 12 Noon


$499 Government AFCEA Member
        Government Non Member
        Non-Government AFCEA Member
        Non-Government Non Member

Note: Participants MUST bring a laptop to the event. Students completing NetWars qualify for up to 12 SANS CMUs, as part of the SANS GIAC certification renewal program and 7 CompTIA CEUs in support of A+, Network+, and Security+. Please see for more info.

Course Description:

NetWars is a computer and network security challenge that will test your experience and skills in a controlled environment while having fun with your fellow security professionals. Each player must find hidden keys within a special image downloaded from the Internet. Using these keys players will enter an online environment where knowledge of security vulnerabilities and their exploits can be turned into points. The scoreboard is public so players and spectators can keep track of the score. For additional technical information please visit  Participants MUST bring a laptop to the event in order to participate. Participation qualifies for up to 12 CMUs in support of SANS GIAC certification and 7 continuing education units (CEUs) in support of CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certifications. Prizes: 1st Place - iPad 2nd Place - Counter Hack Reloaded (book) 3rd Place - NetWars t-shirt