Hack The Building: A US Cyber Command Inspired Event November 16-19, 2020


Submitted by: Daryl Haegley Director, Mission Assurance & Cyber Deterrence at the DOD and (CS)²AI Fellow



Original Source: https://www.hackthebuilding.tech/

By MISI10/19/20

There are an estimated 2.5 million unique ICS systems that are used in over 300,000 buildings and over 250,000 linear structures.

This Maryland Innovation & Security Institute and DreamPort event is inspired by a DoD request for an offensive and defenseive exercise that demonstrates the impact of IT, IoT and OT cyber attacks against critical building automation and mission operations.

The event will feature an entire 150,000 SQFT 2 story office building, acres of free parking & space for social distancing. Offensive & defensive OT, IT and IoT technology staged in support of critical functions throughout the facility. Multiple diesel generators, IP cameras, access control, business systems, WiFi and onsite factory operations.

Event Dates & Schedule:

November 16 – 19

November 16: Offense

November 17: 2nd day of Offensive exercise- ends at 3:00pm

November 17: Building Automation and Control Systems Cybersecurity Virtual Conference and Pitch competition

November 18: Offense versus Defense

November 19: Offense versus Defense