May 29, 2023 –
Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Bristol, UK – CyberGate, a leading provider of cybersecurity training and certification, and Immersive Labs, the global leader in people-centric cyber resilience, are pleased to announce their partnership to host the ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge for cyber security students at ADPOLY University. The CTF will take place at the CyberGate Academy on the ADPOLY campus on June 1st, 2023.
The ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge aims to provide ADPOLY’s cybersecurity students with a unique opportunity to test their technical skills and deepen their knowledge in a realistic and immersive environment. The challenge will feature a variety of scenarios designed to simulate real-world cyber attacks, and participants will have to solve a range of technical challenges to progress through the levels.
The collaboration between CyberGate and Immersive Labs is part of a broader effort to develop and mature the cyber infrastructure of future professionalThrough the ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge, the students will gain hands-on experience in detecting and responding to cyber threats, which will help them develop the critical skills needed to become effective cybersecurity professionals.
“We are thrilled to join forces with Immersive Labs to offer this exciting ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge for ADPOLY’s cybersecurity students,” said Srdjan Babic, Chief Information Security Officer of CyberGate. “As cyber threats become more sophisticated, it is important for cybersecurity professionals to have the technical skills and experience to keep up with the evolving threat landscape. We believe that the ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge will be an excellent opportunity for ADPOLY’s students to gain practical experience in a safe and controlled environment.”
“As an organization that shares CyberGate’s desire to introduce more people to the cybersecurity profession, we are excited to support the ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge,” said Eyas Hawari, Regional Director, Immersive Labs. “We expect the event to be an engaging experience that will prepare participants with practical skills for confronting emerging threats based on real-life scenarios.”
The CyberGate and Immersive Labs ADPOLY 23 CTF challenge is open to all ADPOLY University cybersecurity students, and registration is now open. Participants will have the chance to compete for prizes and recognition, as well as gain invaluable hands-on experience in detecting and responding to cyber threats.
CyberGate is a leading cybersecurity establishment that provides comprehensive solutions to protect your organization from cyber threats. Our specialized services include the identification, protection, detection, response, and recovery of cybersecurity breaches. We provide unparalleled SOC services utilizing the best-in-class industry tools and proprietary technologies to monitor your organization’s security posture 24/7. Our SOC services provide complete visibility, compliance, and incident response to any potential cyber threat. Moreover, we offer Governance as a Service (GaaS) to help organizations manage governance, risk, and compliance requirements. Our GaaS service acts as a process lead, assisting organizations in managing their security posture and providing a comprehensive view of compliance requirements. Our managed services ensure complete visibility and compliance with industry best practices and proprietary tools. We are committed to safeguarding your organization’s digital assets, and we provide the expertise and tools necessary to ensure your security.
About Immersive Labs
Immersive Labs is the leader in people-centric cyber resilience. We help organisations continuously assess, build, and prove their cyber workforce resilience for teams across the entire organisation, from front-line cybersecurity and development teams to Board-level executives. We provide realistic simulations and hands-on cybersecurity labs to evaluate individual and team capabilities and decision-making against the latest threats. Organisations can now prove their cyber resilience by measuring their readiness compared to industry benchmarks, building team capabilities, and demonstrating risk reduction and compliance with data-backed evidence. Immersive Labs is trusted by the world’s largest organisations and governments, including Citi, Pfizer, Humana, HSBC, the UK Ministry of Defence, and the NHS England. We are backed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Summit Partners, Insight Partners, Citi Ventures, Ten Eleven Ventures, and Menlo Ventures.