Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00am EST - Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 12:00pm EST

CSAW is the largest student-run cyber security event in the world, featuring international competitions, workshops, and industry events.

FOURTEENTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

NOVEMBER 9 - 11, 2017

Competitions include:

  • CAPTURE THE FLAG (CTF)

Realistic offensive security competition that tests and teaches at the same time.

  • SECURITY QUIZ

A security game show; questions range from current events to the highly technical.

  • POLICY COMPETITION

Students are given a security threat; it's up to them to draft a policy to forestall it.

  • HIGH SCHOOL FORENSICS (HSF)

Students collaborate to solve a murder mystery that gets harder every round.

  • EMBEDDED SECURITY CHALLENGE (ESC)

A red team/blue team face-off that simulates a real-world hardware attack.

  • APPLIED RESEARCH COMPETITION

A team of experts gather to evaluate the best doctoral security research worldwide.

Events include:

Top-performing cyber security students get the chance to introduce themselves to corporate and government sponsors.

A one-day, single track workshop focused on the growing set of security software released under an open source license.

Check csaw.engineering.nyu.edu for the latest information and how to register for events!