The Critical Infrastructure Security Showdown 2022 (CISS2022) is iTrust’s sixth international technology assessment cyber exercise. The exercise is held entirely online and is sponsored by the National Research Foundation and the Ministry of Defence.
Better & Better
CISS2022 will be upgraded with the following exciting additions:
- CTF-style challenges for Stage 1
- Electric Power and Intelligent Control (EPIC) testbed as additional attack surface
- 4 hours of pure OT platform for Red Teams
- Red Team Stage 1 briefing slides and briefing video
- IDS Teams briefing slides and briefing video
- Red Team Finals briefing slides and briefing video
- CISS The Day and uncleCY
CISS2022 Stage 1
- Stage 1 will run from 18 Jul (Mon), 0800 hrs to 20 Jul (Wed), 0800 hrs (GMT+8)
- Stage 1 CTF will be conducted remotely. You will only need your laptops.
- Challenge categories will be ICS (industrial control system) centric (e.g. ICS protocols, PLC code, etc.)
- Main mode of communication will be through Discord. Please create an account if you do not already have one. For privacy and security purposes, the Discord link will be emailed to your team leaders only.
- Results of Stage 1 (in no order of merit):
| 1. 404: APT Not Found
2. CISS The Day
3. COMCYBER FRA
5. Hired Goons
7. RED ALERT
8. Team Italy
10. White Caps
[21 Mar 2023]: Please download the report here.
Registration for CISS 2022
Participation in this exclusive and unique exercise is by invitation only. Invited Red Teams can form up to 4 members per team; Blue Teams between 6 to 10 members. Keep a look out for our invitation in your inbox!
The top 3 Red Teams stand to win attractive cash prizes!
1st prize: S$4,000
2nd prize: S$2,000
3rd prize: S$1,000
Exercise Directing: Prof Aditya MATHUR, TAN Shengyang
White Team Lead: William TEO
Organising Secretariats: Reuben CHNG, Mark GOH
Detector Analysts: Dr Gauthama RAMAN, Ivan CHRISTIAN, CHOW Wong Chong
Judges: William TEO, Delaney NG, Matthias YEO, Siddhant SHRIVASTAVA
Green Team Lead: Francisco FURTADO
Rules of Engagement and Scoring: Francisco FURTADO
CISS Stage 1 Support: Dr LIU Yuancheng, Hannah OEI
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