Rules

Prizes

Only Texas A&M University students are eligible for prizes. Each prize is on a tiered system. If you place high enough for a certain tier then you will be eligible to recieve one prize from that tier or two from the tier below or three from two tiers below. When the competition ends all competitors who are eligible for prizes will recieve an email. Prizes will then be ordered soon after and handed out at a later date. Prize categories/brackets are:

Tiers per placement

Overall Tiers
1st Tier 1
2nd Tier 2
3rd Tier 3

Undergrad Graduate

U1 U2 U3 U4 G-All
1st Tier 2 Tier 2 Tier 2 Tier 2 Tier 2
2nd Tier 3 Tier 3 Tier 3 Tier 3 Tier 3
3rd Tier 4 Tier 4 Tier 4 Tier 4 Tier 4

Prizes per tier

Tier 1 Bash Bunny Samsung T5 Portable SSD Holy Stone F181W Drone Any number of books from No Starch Press up to or equal to $120
Tier 2 Rubber Ducky Portable Personal Firewall Raspberry Pi 3 B+ Kit Any number of books from No Starch Press up to or equal to $60
Tier 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker 8 GB AES Flash Drive YubiKey 4 Any number of books from No Starch Press up to or equal to $40
Tier 4 RTFM and BTFM The Art of Intrusion
and
Ghost in the Wires
Transparent Lockpicking Kit Countdown to Zero Day Cuckoos Egg
and
Kingpin