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Team bi0s from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Triumphs at Hacktheon CTF in South Korea

June 21, 2024 - 2:25
Team bi0s from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Triumphs at Hacktheon CTF in South Korea

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is celebrating a momentous victory as members of team bi0s clinched top honors at the prestigious Hacktheon CTF Competition held in Sejong, South Korea on June 19th. The team emerged victorious, securing the Grand Prize of ₩2,000,000 along with an additional Excellent Prize of ₩500,000, totaling ₩2.5 million Korean Won.

Hosted by Sejong International University in collaboration with the Korea Institute of Information Security and Cryptology, this intense cybersecurity challenge attracted global talent. Following rigorous online qualifiers held on April 27th, team bi0s stood out as the sole representatives from India at the offline finals on June 20th.

Comprising students from diverse disciplines, including CSE 3rd years Sidharth V, Nithin Chenthur, Jayanth Katragadda, Nandu S Pillai, Srijiith S, Alfin Joseph, EAC 3rd year Sejal Koshta, BCA 3rd year Mohith LS, and CSE 2nd years Suraj Kumar, Rohith G, Chandra B Nair, and Arun Krishnan, the team’s achievement underscores their exceptional skills and dedication.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham expresses immense pride in their students’ international success, highlighting their capability to excel in cybersecurity at a global level. This accomplishment not only serves as inspiration for aspiring professionals but also reaffirms the institution’s commitment to nurturing excellence in cybersecurity education.

This triumph at Hacktheon CTF not only showcases the prowess of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s students but also underscores the institution’s dedication to fostering excellence in cybersecurity education. Their success serves as a beacon for future generations of cybersecurity professionals, encouraging them to aim high and push the boundaries of technological innovation. We congratulate team bi0s once again and eagerly anticipate their future accomplishments.

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