Cult Of The Dead Carrot
C2C , Inter-ACE
University:Queen's University Belfast
Year:PhD & MSc

Please introduce the team members including the courses that you are currently studying?
Jacob: PhD, Monitoring and Forensics for Software Defined Networks
Stuart: PhD, Malware Classification using Machine Learning
Andrew: PhD
James: MSc, Cyber Security

Are any of you currently considering cybersecurity as a career? If so, what area?
Yes, I believe we are probably all going to pursue cyber security as a career (assuming completion of our PhDs! haha). Most likely in a research based role.

What CTFs have you competed in before?
Inter-ACE 2017
C2C 2017
AppSec EU 2017
Many more online CTFs & partial conference CTFs

What are you looking forward to most at Inter-ACE?
Meeting with other competitors, old and new!

How do you think more people could be attracted to a career in cybersecurity?
More CTF style events aimed at secondary schools. In particular, before they pick their GCSEs but continuing right through A-level. In particular CTF style challenges, even some form of online competition could form part of their assessment.