What is the CCDC event?
The CCDC is a one day, scenario-based event made up of a series of exercises that help participating individuals develop some of the key technology foundation skills such as networks, servers, and security along with the soft skills of customer service, professional ethics, and communications.
How can I enter?
All highschool students across Canada are eligible to compete in the CCDC. We also encourage post secondary and corporate teams to enter and challenge their understanding of Cyber Security
"Opportunities like the Cyber Defence Challenge are a critical component of dealing effectively with Canada’s mounting cyber challenges."
- Gary Perkins, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) – Province of British Columbia
"Whatever perceptions you may have of the world of cyber security - be prepared to have your paradigm shift!"
- Kerry E. Augustine, President and Chair - Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge (CCDC)
CCDC 2020 Update
Fri Mar 13th, 2020 3:22PMUpdate on the 2020 Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge
BC Aware 2020
Mon Jan 27th, 2020 6:52AM
The Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge and MITT - Computer Defenders Seminar Series
Sat Dec 28th, 2019 1:46AM
CCDC @ BCAware 2019
Sun Feb 3rd, 2019 11:48PMMembers of the CCDC team put on a security challenge at BCAware conference in Vancouver.