Last weekend, HCIRS took part in Cyberthon and came back with stellar results: Overall 2nd & Home Networking Category Award Members: William Zhang, Teo Kai Xiang, Kim Minseo and Loh Zhi Qin. Congratulations to the team! We will continue to strive for excellence in the next edition of Cyberthon
Early in June this year, four teams from Hwa Chong Infocomm Robotics Society participated in the Cyber Defenders Discovery Camp (CDDC) 2019 Finals, organised by the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA). To many of them, this competition was a chance to test out the new skills they have learnt through months of hardwork and effort. Congratulations to all teams for achieving the following stellar results: Valiant Effort 1st (Gold, Best Defender) Leonard, Ying Yee, Hua Jun, Kai Jie Team Desu 4th (Silver) An Jun, Yu Peng, Saajid, Louis Team Forest 12th (Bronze) Kai Xiang, Cai Ting, Teong Seng, Bryan thatteam 9th (Silver) Sherman , Yu Er, Lee Kern, Zheng Jun Through this gruelling journey, the teams have not only gained new knowledge, but also furthered their existing technical skills, such as operating systems, various tools, reverse engineering etc. The […]
Over the past weekend, we have participated in CrossCTF, a wonderful competition jointly organised by NUS, NTU and SMU. Here are writeups for the few challenges we solved. CrossCTF Writeups
The Infocomm and Robotics Society has done Hwa Chong proud with another victory at this year’s Cyber Defenders Discovery Camp (CDDC). Two groups of students were sent to compete in the Junior College Category, butting heads against more than 400 participants across the field. Our students underwent a 3 day training program where they learnt the ropes, and then put their newly acquired skills to the test in a gruelling competition lasting two entire days. After slogging away at a tremendous array of well over 100 challenges, our teams accumulated enough points to sweep the top two spots for their category. The First Place Team displayed on the left comprises (from left to right) Ding Ruida, Li Bailin, Won Ying Keat and Zhang Chenxin. The Second Place Team on the right comprises (from left to right) Liew Zhao Wei, Eleanor […]
A group of Hwa Chong students and alumni have managed to bag first place at Cross CTF 2017, a cyber security competition open to teams from various tertiary institutions. They clinched first at the preliminary round, earning a spot at the finals. On the 17th of June, they arrived at SMU to compete against 18 other teams in the 24-hour live attack-defense Capture the Flag (CTF) finals, and managed to take first place with a substantial margin over other competitors. The team T0X1C V4P0R comprises Ho Jiefeng (on the left), Li Bailin (left of Jiefeng), and Ragul Balaji (on the far right) Congratulations to team T0X1C V4P0R once again!
On the 12th of March, Team T0x1c V4p0r from HCIRS finished first runner up in Whitehacks 2017, only losing to the top team by a narrow margin of one challenge. The top teams consist of ex-hwachong (t0x1c v4p0r) members as well. T0X1C V4P0R winning first runner-up in whitehacks 2017 The old and the new T0X1C V4P0R
Two teams from Hwa Chong Infocomm and Robotics Club Society participated in the annual Cyber Defenders Discovery Camp. After a gruellling nine-hour hacking and tinkering, both of our teams emerged within the Top 5, including the highly coveted first place, amongst a total of 100 teams. For more details: https://www.dsta.gov.sg/cddc/highlights Champion team (t0x1c v4p0r) consists (left to right): Ragul, Yicheng, Bailin, Jie Feng Team (az1d0az1d3 az1d3) Guy in black: Ying Keat ; Guy in white: Radar
We tinker with cybersecurity and we’re quite good at it too. WhiteHacks is a 2-day competition, organised by Singapore Management University, under the banner of Whitehat Society, where you pit your skills against the other teams in a Jeopardy-style Capture the Flag competition! We can proudly say that the HCIRS team has done us proud and clinched 2nd place, beating the next competitor by over 3 times in points. Read more about WhiteHacks at http://whitehacks.sg/