On April 20, the finals of the RuCTF student information security competition were held in Ekaterinburg. Twenty-four teams from five countries – Russia, Austria, Germany, Italy, and Belarus – took part in the event. Russia was represented by students from Novosibirsk State University, Moscow State University, Moscow Engineering Physics Institute, Vladimir State University, Tomsk State University, Ural Federal University, and the IKBFU.
The IKBFU’s Censored team finished in top-ten, besting saarsec from Saarland University (Saarbruecken, Germany), WE_0WN_Y0U from the Vienna University of Technology (Austria), and BSUIR (Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics, Minsk).
The IKBFU’s team involved nine students from the Institute of Physics and Mathematics – Evgeny Vasiliev, Denis Lyapin, Vadim Osipov, Danila Klinov, Konstantin Ivkin, Margarita Zabelina, Alexander Medvedev, Timur Kusen, and Valentin Klyucherev.
We congratulate our students on their excellent result.
RuCTF is an open national student competition and conference on information security held once a year. The competition is based on the classical CTF rules.