The Tianfu Cup 2019 International Cyber Security Competition has started, white hat hackers will attempt to devise working
Each working exploit receives a cash prize and points that are assigned to the team that devised it, like the popular Pwn2Own hacking contest.
Chinese white hat hackers have a long story of success, they won several international hacking contests in the past, but in 2018 the Chinese government prohibited Chinese experts in participating this kind of competition abroad.
Since the decision of the Chinese Government, the TianfuCup was set up for the first time in the fall of 2018. Last year, white hat hackers earned more than $1 million for zero-day exploits disclosed at the Tianfu Cup PWN competition.
According to the
During the Day1 of the Tianfu Cup 2019 contest 13 hacking attempts out of a total of 32 were successful, 13 attempts failed and in 12 cases the researchers abandoned the attempts.
Below the list of successful attempts:
Let’s wait for new success attempts for Day2.