UOP CYBER GUARD WILL BECOME GENERAL PARTNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL FORUM "HACKIT – 2017"

The Cyber ​​Guard project – initiated by UKROBORONPROM State Enterprise "Ukrinmash" – will become the general partner of one of the largest cyberforums "HackIT-2017".

The forum will consist of several competition stages. In particular, the online batle of ethical hackers this year included imitation of crackdown on presidential elections in eight countries. 1346 teams from around the world had similar tasks, 338 of them coped with at least one task. Ukrainian team dcua headed the top three.

"The best specialists will get the opportunity to take part in the Cyber ​​Guard project, namely development creation of cyber security centre  in Ukraine in accordance with NATO standards," said Yehor Aushev, the head of the national cybersecurity project.

The key events of the year, the latest cyberweapons, cyber-espionage techniques and cyber security threat prevention will be the main issues during discussion section.

STIF “Ukrinmash,” along with other participants, is preparing a detailed presentation, in particular on cyber defense mechanisms in public and financial sectors, IT-business and other industries.

Young specialists, students and graduates of Ukrainian universities – planing dedicate their lives to cyberspace and aiming to development in cybersecurity – will attend the Forum, together with the leading international experts.

Cyber ​​Guard – is UKROBORONPROM project in partnership with STIF “Ukrinmash”  and private companies – was created for protection of Ukrine’s private, state structures and institutions from cyber attacks.