RuCTF is annual open all-Russian intercollegiate competition and conference on information protection. It is our 10th anniversary of hosting RuCTF (Here, check this out: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2008.5), and we are always glad to have new participants.

RuCTF is conducted according to the classic CTF rules. The teams get identical servers with a set of vulnerable services which periodically receive private data, called flags, from jury. The goal of each team is to find weaknesses, remove them at their own server and use them to get flags from rivals.


In 2016 intramural finals of RuCTF competition and the conference will be held from April 14 to 18 in Yekaterinburg. In order to take part in RuCTF finals you need to show good results in the RuCTFE 2015. Also, the winners of friendly regional russian student CTF-competitions advance to the finals. And, of course, the winners of the previous RuCTF final are invited to participate.

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