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Competition Name Level Location
Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) Qualifications and Finals High School & Collegiate US
Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition Collegiate US
Digital Forensics Cyber Quest Collegiate US
Information Security Talent Search Collegiate US
National Regional Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC) Collegiate US
National Cyber League Collegiate US
Packet Capture Analysis Cyber Quest Collegiate US
Panoply Collegiate Global
Western Regional Collegiate Defense Competition (CCDC) Collegiate Arizona, California, Nevada
CyberPatriot Middle & High School US
ASIS Capture the Flag Over 18 Global
Black T-Shirt Cyber Forensics Challenge Over 18 National
BSides Colombia Capture the Flag Over 18 Global
CyberLympics Over 18 Global
DEFCON Backdoor Hiding Contests Everyone Nevada
DEFCON: Crack Me If You Can Everyone Nevada
DerbyCon Capture The Flag Over 18 Global
Digital Forensics Security Treasure Hunt Over 18 Global
Facebook Capture the Flag 2016 Over 18 Global
Ghost in the Shellcode Everyone Global
NetRiders Over 18 Global
NetWars Over 18 Global
Packet Wars Over 18 Global
SchmooCon Hack Fortress Everyone Global
Smash the Stack WarGaming Network Everyone Global
UCSB International Capture the Flag Everyone Global
ASU Cyber Security Challenge Everyone Arizona