SafeHack 2021 Updates
Registration Now Open!
Registration for Safehack 2021 has officially opened for public registration.
SafeHack at Sol Plaatje University
Students from Sol Plaatje University will take organised focus onto the hackathon participation.
What Happens At SafeHack?
It’s a 24 hour challenge that gathers developers under one platform to solve challenges using their Information Security knowledge. The challenges will be outsourced from the sponsors, the community, the Geekulcha team and also from the hackers taking part.
It is a event where the young geeks showcase their skills while networking and having fun. Mentoring will be provided to the Geeks by Security professionals throughout the hackathon.
What to expect at #SafeHack2021
It will be a weekend of working and mastering our crafts in the cybersecurity spectrum. Here is what to look foward to at #SafeHack2021.
Meet new people that you can learn and work with going forward. Do network with many.
Acquiring new skills
There is always something new to learn at a Hackathon and SafeHack will help you acquire new skills.
The mission is simple - build a secure application. Nothing more exciting than building that layer of security.
Pressure and Glory
Put yourself into a test and work through a pressure of a hackathon tworads that sense of fulfilment.
Virtual - Code From Home
In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, a lot of things have moved virtual including hackathons and such, you are expected to Code From Home, submit and the present your team's work.
Rules, Trends and Idea Inspiration
Please Note: No hacking of any other contestants, projects, laptops or devices is allowed. Any attempts will result in disqualification. SafeHack is only open to beginners (hackers who do not work for or in cyber security at any level).
Munch in the Code
No limits, write code in your own knowledge or stack to get that application up, focus is on best practices for security by design.
Use Resources Available
We recommend open source and do make use of the mentors available for your assistance.
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This provides the opportunity for the industry to meet and guide young local tech talent. The roundtable discussion will be a 2-hour session that will help the techies understand information security, vulnerabilities and the threat-landscape.
An invited 10-panel member roundtable will also answer questions from the local Geeks and assist in project approach. The facilitators of the panel discussion with be Mr Steve Jump and Ms Keitumetsi Tsotetsi.