Alexandria Technical and Community College will automatically move on to the Regional CCDC the end of March 2021 and 2nd Place Metropolitan State University will complete in the Midwest Wildcard for an additional chance to move on to the Regional as well.
This annualÂ competition, planned for February 10, 2018, allows institutions of higher education to assess their studentsâ€™ depth of understanding and operational competency in managing the challenges inherent in protecting business IT networks.Â The top three Minnesota teams will be recognized at the 2018 Student 360 conference. The first place team will be eligible to compete in the 2018 Midwest Regional CCDC and progress to the National CCDC.
In today’s world increased connectivity brings increased risk of theft, fraud, and abuse. As we become more reliant on modern technology, we also become more vulnerable to cyberattacks such as corporate security breaches, spear phishing, and social media fraud. And implementing effective cybersecurity measures has proven to be a challenge for most because there are more devices than people, and attackers are becoming more innovative.