Three teams from the Faculty of Information Technology and Computer Science at Yarmouk University participated in the cybersecurity competition `` METACTF JORDANS 'CAPTURE THE FLAG 2019' at Princess Sumaya University of Technology, for 10 hours starting from 9 am to 7 pm, with the participation of more than 50 Students from different Jordanian universities.

the team ((% NULL Byte (00% Byte)) won the second position.
00% Byte is composed of (Abdullah Rashdan, Firas Sami, Mansour Al-Hamoud and Saif Abu Ashour).

The team (Sniper & Troll) won the ninth position and it is composed of (Muhammad Orabi, Omar Yahyia, Adam Sabbah). And the team (Honeypot )won the tenth position and it is composed of (Dania Aljahmany, Reema Al-zoubi, Aya Abu Rashed and haneen Zyad)

This competition is one of the most famous competitions in the field of ethical hacking and information security, in which the teams compete to penetrate the systems, sites and electronic networks have been built specifically, containing security vulnerabilities to be discovered by the participating teams and consists of many areas such as testing penetration of web applications, Checking networks, systems, and services, decoding, programming, and analyzing network communications.

The aim of this competition is to expand the perception of Jordanian university students and guide them to the right path in information security, introducing them and qualifying them to enter and participate in international competitions of this kind.

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