Author Topic: And a completely different meaning for Wargames...  (Read 307 times)

mcguire

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on: December 29, 2021, 06:06:09 PM
Maybe think the movie "War Games"?

OverTheWire Wargames

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The wargames offered by the OverTheWire community can help you to learn and practice security concepts in the form of fun-filled games.

Yes, you ssh into someone's host and learn security and hacking concepts in a game-like fashion.

There's a goodly number of these kinds of things:

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For the people not familiar with challenge sites, a challenge site is mainly a site focused on offering computer-related problems. Users can register at such a site and start solving challenges. There exist lots of different challenge types. The most common ones are the following: Cryptographic, Crackit, Steganography, Programming, Logic and Math/Science. The difficulty of these challenges vary as well.

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Reply #1 on: December 29, 2021, 06:14:18 PM
Not sure if I could coral enough brain cells to tackle that :-)

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Reply #2 on: December 30, 2021, 06:44:48 PM
Why do you think I'm posting links to it rather than playing?

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Reply #3 on: December 31, 2021, 08:50:44 AM
Yeah, I get that.  :bigthumb:

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Reply #4 on: January 17, 2022, 10:21:57 PM
Wow! This looks super cool. Thank you for sharing it with us.  :bigthumb: