Students and alumni from Dakota State University are competing against the world as members of the U.S. Cyber Team.
The first event was held in Athens, Greece, with participants from seven worldwide teams competing. The U.S. team took third place in that event.
Logan Stratton is the binary exploitation captain for the 2023 Season II team and Austen King, a master’s degree student, is the Capture the Flag (CTF) team captain. Recent master’s graduate Shane Donahue is also on the competition squad, and graduate student Nathan Ord is on the pipeline team. DSU undergrad Gwen Vongkasemsiri will be serving as their media point of contact for Season II. Alumnus Josh Klosterman was on the Season I squad and is serving as a junior tech mentor for Season II.
Seven teams from around the world will compete in the IC3’s games, which include a red team/blue team competition and a Capture the Flag (CTF) event.
Three individuals will be part of the competition team in the second annual International Cybersecurity Competition and Conference (IC3) in San Diego August 1- 4.