SANS 2019 Holiday Hack Challenge (HHC) - KringleCon

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Every year the SANS Institute and the Counter Hack Team hosts a ‘Holiday Hack Challenge’ also commonly referred to as HHC.

The SANS HHC contains a number of unique infosec related challenges designed to test and improve the technical skills of those interested or working within Information/Cyber Security.

The 2019 Holiday Hack Challenge can be found below:

SANS 2019 HHC - Kringlecon 2: Turtle Doves

Quick Statistics for HHC 2019

  • TBA at closing ceremony

SANS keeps a number of past challenges (including HHC 2019) available all year long for those who still want to take part after the challenge has concluded which can be found below:

SANS Past HHC Challenges


I have chosen to publish my HHC submission to show my thought process behind various challenges and to help others learn (PDF Download Below):