Haunted CTF Competition


Fun, costumes, and prizes as well as learning took place during the 2020 Ferris State ISI Virtual “Haunted” Cyber Competition. 

We hope you all had fun and learned much during the competition.  We are all very impressed that you took the time and effort to participate.   We are proud and honored to be a part of your education journey! 

Some interesting facts and stats from the 2020 Haunted CTF Event

  • 36 student participants, 3 ISI Faculty, and 3 guests providing game time analysis and general entertainment
  • 85 Challenges to solve in categories of Cryptography, Network Packet Analysis, Password Cracking, Log Analysis, Wireless, and Forensics
  • 811 Total Challenges solved in 75 minutes
  • 12 prizes!

Everyone enjoyed the Halloween costumes and Livestream podcasting of the event.  Well done everyone and congratulations to the winners!

Congratulations to the Winning Teams

  • 1st Place
  • Team – “Vampires”
    • Trey Levan
    • John Harman
  • 2nd Place
  • Team – “Disappointment!”
    • Mike McKenzie
    • Jacob Taylor
  • 3rd Place
  • Team – “Where’s Waldo”
    • Jessica Jowett
    • Lauren Lotzow