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november 9

Fetch the Flag CTF

Ready to take your security skills to the next level? Compete in 16 hands-on hacking challenges in Fetch the Flag, our SnykCon CTF, on November 9.

Register for free

November 9 | 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. ET

Hands-on hacking

Learn security best practices as you exploit vulnerabilities in a series of Capture the Flag hacking challenges.

Bring your squad

Play individually or assemble a team of up to five members for Fetch the Flag.

Tackle 16 challenges

Compete in challenges including pwn, web, crypto, forensics, and more.

Come out on top

Put your security skills to the test against 1,000+ other teams.

Win prizes

Compete against thousands of players to win prizes, including champion swag, and (of course) bragging rights.

New to CTF? 

Join our CTF 101 Workshop during SnykCon on November 8 to learn how to solve CTF challenges with live support from experts. After the workshop, you’ll be ready to participate in Fetch the Flag.

Join us for Fetch the Flag, our SnykCon CTF

To compete in Fetch the Flag, our SnykCon CTF, register for SnykCon. Fetch the Flag will take place on November 9, the last day of SnykCon.

Fetch the FAQ

What is a CTF?

Capture the Flag (CTF) is a competition in which teams and individuals compete to solve security challenges. The one that can collect the most flags the fastest wins the competition.

How do I sign up for the SnykCon CTF?

Register for SnykCon and we’ll send you the CTF details.

How long does this CTF last? 

CTF runs from 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. ET on November 9.

What is SnykCon? 

SnykCon is a free developer conference that brings development and security teams together to build software securely.

Can I participate in the CTF as an individual player?

Yes, you can play the CTF individually, but teams are highly encouraged!

How can I join a team?

You can join a team of up to 5 people. You will be able to create your team on the official ‘Fetch the Flag’ website as we get closer to the event.

I am new to CTF. How do I get started? 

Join our CTF 101 Workshop during SnykCon (November 8) to learn how to solve CTF challenges with live support from experts. You’ll learn hacking tactics that you can use during Fetch the Flag CTF on November 9.

Will there be solutions provided after?

Yes! We will be sharing solutions in the weeks following SnykCon via blog and video.