HACK-A-SAT 2 /// GET CAUGHT UP
The Department of the Air Force presented the second annual Hack-A-Sat (HAS) competition, which was open to all cybersecurity researchers seeking to up their skills and knowledge of space cybersecurity. The challenge began with over 1,000 teams competing in a qualification round in June 2021. From there, the top eight teams competed in a 24-hour virtual attack/defend style Capture the Flag Event in December of 2021. It was a space showdown involving collaborative hacking in a space-simulated environment while viewers caught the action here on hackasat.com.