This is basho from the CMD+CTRL team - we have some more details about rules and prizes below.

Twitter: @cmdnctrl_defcon

Prizes: Amazon gift cards!

1st place: $100

2nd place: $50

3rd place: $25

  1. The contest will be open from 10 AM - 6 PM on Friday and Saturday. You'll need to visit our booth in the contest area to sign up. Winners will be determined by scores at 6 PM on Saturday.
  2. People who have played CMD+CTRL before are not eligible to win prizes.
  3. You may ask us for help. We will provide help based on how much help you seem to need and how much we like you.
  4. We reserve the right to dock points or delete accounts for any reason.
  5. Only attack the provided instances.
  6. Don’t attack the scoreboard.
  7. Do not mess with other players’ instances.
  8. If you manage to get root on one of your vulnerable instances, show us how you did it and we’ll give you points.
  9. If you find a vulnerability that isn’t scored, show us how you did it and we may give you points.