Welcome to the TyphoonCon 2019 Challenge!

Think you’ve got what it takes?


First Prize

1000$ USD + Free Ticket for TyphoonCon 2020

Second Prize

DJI Mavic Air Drone* + Free Ticket for TyphoonCon 2020

Third Prize

Free Ticket for TyphoonCon 2020

* If the winner is not physically located in Korea, they will instead receive 800$ USD.



The contest is open to everyone, we will be pick the winners based on their submission time and completeness of their solution.

The submission should be sent to info@typhooncon.com

Submissions should include code that when launched interacts – via network traffic – with the provided challenge program and obtains the hidden message: “TyphoonCon 2019 Get this string first!”.

Submissions will only be considered as correct if they contain:

  • Documentation of the attack flow being used to obtain the message
  • Code that utilizes network communication between your program and the Challenge program