Cyber Battle of the Emirates 2019 was a grand cyber security competition and training program that included students from high schools and universities from across the United Arab Emirates. The program included a unique rapid training format Boot Camp which provided basic practical training for all the signed-up students. As the grand finale, a 2-day CTF was held part of the Cyberweek 2019 security festival with local and international student teams.
Number of teams: 13 teams (4 members per team)
Type of the event: Capture the Flag
Events organized: Boot camp training in August, Pre-qualifier round in August, Final round
Game format: Jeopardy
Challenge categories: Web, Networking, Forensics, Packet capture analysis, Reverse engineering, Windows exploitation, Cryptography