Computer Science & Information Systems

Western Regional U.S. Cyber Challenge Competition

Event Description

To participate in this event you must be involved in the Cyber Quest Challenges. Southern Utah Univeristy is hosting the annual Western Regional Cyber Challenge Competition summer camp in Cedar City, Utah. The event will be held July 10th - July 14th, and includes four days of instruction by SANS instructors, and a cyber-attack/defense competition. Check out the National Press Release on this Event.

Courses taught during the event are:

Date Instructor Topic
7/10/2017 Brandon McCrillis Windows Memory Forensics
7/11/2017 Ben Holland Cyber Security Program Analysis
7/12/2017 Doug Logan Web Application Pen Testing
7/13/2017 Troy Jordan Packet Crafting with Scapy
7/14/2017 Capture the Flag Capture the Flag

Camp Events

Current event schedule to be released.

Travel Information

The camp will be held on campus at Southern Utah University (SUU), in Cedar City, Utah. Location and Directions

Specific instructions that may help with your travel plans can be found here: travelplans.pdf.


Lodging is in the residential halls at SUU. Additional information to follow.


Meals provided throughout the event include: breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

What to Bring

Laptop with both wired and wireless adapters. VMWare Workstation trial or working edition installed with at least 4 GB of memory. Wireless will be available in the residence hall, but you will need a wired connection for some events. Please bring a patch cable.

Pillows, linens and towels will be provided by the residence halls. Bring your own shower needs and we would suggest a blanket as well.

Point of Contact

CSIS Department,
Please direct registration questions to CSIS Department,