ARE YOU A SECURE CODE WARRIOR?

Improve your secure coding skills by joining the DEF CON 28 Secure Coding tournament on August 7th, 9:00AM PDT through August 9th, 4:00PM PDT. The tournament allows you to compete against the other participants in a series of vulnerable code challenges that ask you to identify a problem, locate insecure code, and fix a vulnerability.

All challenges are based on the OWASP Top 10, and players can choose to compete in a range of software languages including Java EE, Java Spring, C# MVC, C# WebForms, Go, Ruby on Rails, Python Django & Flask, Scala Play, Node.JS, React, and both iOS and Android development languages.

Throughout the tournament, players earn points and watch as they climb to the top of the leaderboard. Prizes will be awarded to the top finishers! First place will receive a hoodie, and lots of bragging rights!

How to Join the tournament

- Simply complete the form and we will send information with the next steps and your training token to join.
Important: Make sure to click the "keep me updated" box so that we can send this to you.

- This tournament will be open from August 7th, 9:00AM PDT - August 9th, 4:00PM PDT, entry to the tournament is free!

- The tournament is run virtually so you can join through your laptop from the most convenient location and time. 

- You can find tournament step-by-step guide here: SCW Tournament Guide

- Winners will be announced once the tournament has finished by email.

- This is an Americas based tournament. Prizes may only be available in the Americas region. Secure Code Warrior reserves the right to limit participants at their discretion.