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“Oh yes I will be there…..will you?”


Hendrik, Brian and Pascal facilitated an epic Packetwars battle in Soa Paulo over the weekend. Four mega-teams gather to do battle at this year’s H2HC annual hacker conference. Yours truly oversaw the carnage remotely and am happy to post the final scores (below).

And The Winners Are…

Day-Con XI is Done and Dusted – We had an incredible cyber challenge on Saturday September 23, 2017. Operation: Some Like It Hot! provided an opportunity to save humans and the environment from unknown threat actors. The combatants all performed admirably but there were 3 teams that rose above the others 😉     1st […]

11th Annual Hacksec Invitational Packetwars Cyber Challenge

Join us in Dayton, Ohio on Sep. 23, 2017 for the 11th annual Hacksec Invitational Packetwars Cyber Challenge. Teams are being seated now. Battle Briefings will be forthcoming. Do you have what it takes to Attack, Defend and Survive?

614Con To Host Packetwars Battle

Confirmed! We will be heading over to Columbus to facilitate a proper Packetwars Battle at 614Con. Get ready for the carnage. We have limited seating available and you must be attending 614Con to play so once you are registered send us a team registration request to packetwars at meshco dot com with 614Con 2017 in […]

Troopers17 to host epic Packetwars Battle

    Our annual pilgrimage to Heidelberg will not only see the 10th year of your favorite week of the year but an all new Packetwars battle. Hints will be forthcoming and details for potential players will be posted on the Troopers17 website.

10th Annual Hacksec Invitational Packetwars Battle

2016 will see some of the world’s best and brightest descend on Dayton, Ohio once again. Who has what it takes to Attack, Defend and Survive? October 14th, 2016

Heidelberg Here We Come!

The Internet of Deadly Things, Packetwars and righteous folks await us at Troopers 2016! Checkout the Battle Briefing here.

RSA 2016: Done and Dusted

RSA saw its first live PACKETWARS™ demonstration — seven simulations in total. Yours truly played the role of Packet Master, with Matthias Luft and Rob Jamison playing the attacker and defender respectively. Serious phun to be sure!

Hiding From Robots! Do you have what it takes?

For Immediate Release: Dayton, Ohio to host the 9th annual Hacksec Invitational Packetwars Battle featuring hackers from around the world. The event will be held Oct. 16th, 2015 at the Dayton Marriott from 10AM-2PM. The event is open to the public and admission is free. See what can happen when your refrigerator gets a Facebook […]