Infosec Skills August Challenge

Let's get back to the basics ... Command Line Basics!

How it works

Keep your cybersecurity skills sharp and compete for monthly prizes.

1. Complete the challenge

We'll release 3 hands-on labs each month to put your skills to the test.

2. Share your certificate

Upload your certificate of completion to LinkedIn and tag our profile to enter to win.

3. Win more than bragging rights

Each month, 3 champions will be awarded a $100 Amazon gift card, Infosec hoodie and 1-year subscription to Infosec Skills!

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It's a new month— are you ready for our August Challenge?

  • User Accounts and Privileges

    Start out by creating and assigning users to groups, then change their privileges.

  • Port Scanning

    Find out if you can handle common port scans that every system administrator should know.

  • Remote Access

    Wrap up our August Challenge by connecting to a remote host via telnet and Secure Shell (SSH). Find out which is the best option!