The Department of Energy CyberForce logo
The Department of Energy CyberForce logo
CyberForce is a workforce development competition that focuses on the defensive/hardening nature of energy cyberinfrastructure.

My First Red Team Experience: DoE’s CyberForce Competition

A diagram depicting a triangular communications relationship between red, white, blue, and green teams
A diagram depicting a triangular communications relationship between red, white, blue, and green teams
The CyberForce team communication diagram
A field of wind turbines with the text “WindFarm Local: A Subsidiary of WindFarm Corporation” displayed above, in the sky
A field of wind turbines with the text “WindFarm Local: A Subsidiary of WindFarm Corporation” displayed above, in the sky
The competition’s mock company, WindFarm Corporation

Scenario

Takeaways

Focus on the points, not on obliterating the red team at every opportunity.

Manage your time wisely.

My next opportunity

DFIR, CTFs, disinformation, STEM education, and pretty much anything else that comes to mind. RIT Computing Security ’22. wyatttauber.com

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