Trend Micro CTF 2016

Trend Micro CTF 2016 is a CTF event hosted by Trend Micro, a global leader in security
software and solutions with the vision’a world safe for exchanging digital information.

Online qualifier
7.30-7.31

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The Final
11.19-11.20

The Final - Result

Eva Chen Interview

Akihiko Omikawa Interview

The Final, Day Two

The Final, Day One

Trend Micro CTF 2016 The Final Quick Tour

Trend Micro CTF 2016 Highlights

  • Twiter
  • Facebook
  • Google+

Overview

IT environments are shifting from traditional physical environments towards virtualisation, cloud and IoT (Internet of Things). In addition to traditional business environments, various systems including industrial control systems and smart devices are connetcted to the internet. On the other hand, with no boundaries on the internet, cyber attacks are becoming increasingly damaging and critical.

Trend Micro CTF is a CTF event hosted by Trend Micro, a global leader in security software and solutions with the vision 'a world safe for exchanging digital information’.

Previous events

Trend Micro CTF Asia Pacific & Japan 2015

Trend Micro CTF 2016

Trend Micro CTF Asia Pacific & Japan 2015

Trend Micro CTF 2016 combines online qualifier and on-site final. Top ten teams from the qualifier will automatically qualify for the final, hosted in Tokyo in November 2016.
Challenges include not only orthodox categories such as ‘binary analysis’ and ‘packet analysis’, but also ‘targeted attacks’, ‘IoT’ and ‘SCADA’ to reflect the current and future business IT environments*1.

Prize

The following prizes will be presented to the top three teams in the final event hosted in Tokyo:

  • Winner :
    • JPY1,000,000 for the winning team
    • 15,000 Zero Day Initiative reward points for each member of the winning team (ZDI Bronze Status)
      • * 10 % automatic monetary bonus on all vulnerability submissions over the 2017 calendar year
      • * 10 % ZDI reward points multiplier on all vulnerability submissions over the 2017 calendar year
      • * One-time bonus of $2,000 USD
    • Automatic qualification for HITCON CTF 2016 Final, hosted in Taipei, Taiwan, on December 2-3 2016.
  • 2nd Place : JPY300,000
  • 3rd Place : JPY200,000

Requirement

  • Adults aged over 20

Schedule

Online qualifier

Trend Micro CTF 2016 Online Qualifier has finished. For the overview and the final results of Online Qualifier, please click here.
Thank you to all the teams and their members that participated in the event.

Dates:
July 30 2016 to July 31 2016 (JST)
Start Time:
13:00 (JST, or 4:00 UTC), July 30 2016
Program:
  • Jeopardy-style
  • Challenge categories include, in addition to ‘binary’ and ‘packet’, ‘targeted attack’, ‘IoT’, and ‘ICS/SCADA’ planned*1
Language:
English
Venue:
Online (requires internet connection)

The Final

Dates:
November 19 2016 to November 20 2016 (JST)
Participants:
Top ten teams qualified from online qualifiers (Maximum four members per group)
Program:
  • Attack and Defense
  • Challenge categories include not only orthodox ones such as ‘binary’ and ‘packets’ but also ‘targeted attacks’, ‘IoT’ and ‘ICS/SCADA’*1.
Language:
English
Venue:
NS Sky Conference Hall A/B, 30th floor, Shinjuku NS Building

Cooperation

LAC Co., Ltd.


For more information about the Zero Day Initiative bug bounty program:

*1: Challenge categories may change without further notice.