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CTF

Capture the Flag (CTF) are challenges that involve discovering and exploiting vulnerabilities in intentionally vulnerable systems. They exist to provide hackers with target practice and are scored by finding hidden strings of text - flags. This category contains my writeups for some of the CTF challenges I have competed in:

Certifications

Certification exist to build and verify the foundational knowledge of professionals. I've gained valuable experience and knowledge by pursuing security-related certification exams and want to give back by sharing the tips and tricks that proved helpful to me when preparing for and taking them:

Competitions

Collegiate cybersecurity competitions are an incredible learning opportunity. I take part in the Cyber Defense and Penetration Testing competitions as part of Cal Poly Pomona team and the following articles share the knowledge and experiences I've gotten from them: