Snowland is a relatively small country located close to Fire Kingdom and Republic of Wind.

· Population: 10.2 million (2017 estimate)

· Total land area: 99,950 km2

· Currency: Snowland IAAN, IAAN = 0,5 USD, uses blockchain digital currency

· Official languages: English

· Climate: relatively cold and windy (not so windy as their Northern neighbours).

· The average air temperature in June is 5.2 C and in December 9.5 C.

Snowland’s main income comes from ice cream industry – done by the Ice Cream Dream factory

Snowland is investing heavily into innovation and citizen happiness. It is a technically advanced society relying heavily on technology. Social system is based on new model of welfare with the aim to provide maximum citizen happiness meaning it is a nice and peaceful place to live. Recently, though, there have been some signs of tension.

1. The market demand for ice cream has dropped suddenly and the ICD (Ice Cream Dream) factory is forced to find new ways to stay functioning.

2. New privacy regulations are soon to be applied and that creates extra load to many organisations.

3. Recent updates from scientist from Snowland Technical University have found a critical vulnerability in web service what Ice Cream Dream factory is also using.

Snowland has taken these issues seriously and Ice Cream Dream factory have asked help from CERT-SnLnd to fix the vulnerability. In the Qualification round, You are a CERT specialist, who is given an opportunity to find vulnerabilities and test the patch level of a critically important national ice cream factory system. Fixing the Ice Cream Dream factory system will be the first assignment You will be given. If you have some knowledge in...

· Web security

· Linux systems

· Windows systems

· Scanning and enumeration

· Privilege escalation

· System administration/security

· Database administration/security

· Network administration/security

· System Exploitation

...then you can help and be the official Snowland hero. Will you accept the challenge?