Cybersecurity Capture the Flag (CTF) Challenge

Calling all cyber wizards! Get ready for the GDSC APU CTF challenge! RSVP now, and join our WhatsApp Group to receive latest announcement. Submit your challenges from 10 Jan to stand a chance to be featured as top 3 creators and win prizes. Don't miss the action–accept the challenge now!

Jan 4, 4:00 PM – Jan 31, 3:59 PM



Key Themes

Solution Challenge

About this event


1. Challenge Review

  • The overall goal of challenge review is to keep challenges accessible, consistent, appropriate, high quality, and engaging to our users
  • Challenges are tested and reviewed by Chai Cheng Xun and Casey Tan Wai Kaey, who validate the quality of challenge against carefully defined requirements

2. Challenge Review Process

  • During the 1st week of each month, GDSC will accept challenge submissions
  • Submission undergo a review process for the following 3 weeks of the month
  • A brief summary of the criteria is stated below
  • Only 3 challenges will be selected monthly
  • If your challenges are not selected, feedback regarding the decision will be notified through email
  • At the end of every month, monthly challenges will proceed to a voting phase where CTF players can vote for their favourite challenges in GDSC APU’s official Instagram page
  • Winning challenges will be honoured in the hall of fame

3. Challenge Review Criteria Overview

  • Please take note that the evaluation of relevance is relatively more flexible compared to other criteria due to the inherent difficulty in accurately assessing a challenge’s relevance

How to Participate

  • Registration: Click on the following link and complete the registration process.
  • Join WhatsApp: Be in the loop with all event updates! Join our dedicated WhatsApp Group to receive real-time information, and announcements, and connect with fellow participants. Click here to join
  • Exclusive CTF Link: View our monthly challenges created by our participants
  • Embark on Challenges: Dive into the world of cybersecurity challenges, test your skills, and strategize your way to victory. It's your chance to prove your mettle and showcase your expertise in a variety of scenarios. 
  • Challenge Submission: Calling all creative minds! Starting from 10 Jan 2024 until 31 Jan 2024, submit your original challenges at as a quest and stand a chance to be featured in our monthly CTF events. The top 3 creators will be rewarded with prestigious prizes and recognition. Don't miss out on this opportunity to contribute to the community!
  • Prizes Await: The competition is fierce, but the rewards are even greater! The top performers will not only earn bragging rights but also receive exciting prizes. Accept the challenge now and set your sights on the coveted victory!
  • Rules & Regulation: For more details, kindly refer to

Gear up, prepare yourself for an adrenaline-pumping experience, and let the GDSC APU CTF Event be a memorable journey in your cybersecurity pursuits. See you at the top!


  • Kai Yong Lai

    GDSC Advisor

  • Weoy Yang Ang

    Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU)

    GDSC Lead

  • Joe Ying Lau

    GDSC Co-Lead

  • Mohammed Abdul Rasheed

    GDSC Co-Lead

  • Ash Char

    GDSC Head Secretary

  • Jasmine Lawrence

    GDSC Assistant Head Secretary

  • Angeline Tee

    GDSC Head Treasurer

  • Xin Yee Liew

    TrueMoney Malaysia

    GDSC Public Relations Lead

  • Nikitha Upadhya

    GDSC Public Relations Co-Lead

  • Lee Jang Jhin

    GDSC Public Relations Co-Lead

  • Quinci Tee

    GDSC Creative Marketing Lead

  • renee nyong

    GDSC Creative Marketing Co-Lead

  • Kah Xuan Cheah

    Asia pacific university

    GDSC Creative Marketing Co-Lead

  • Suzanne Lai

    GDSC AI Lead

  • Jack Pang Chong

    GDSC AI Co-Lead

  • Wei Hup Tan

    Asia Pacific University

    GDSC Web Development Lead

  • Johnson Chin

    DevVibe Solutions

    GDSC Web Development Co-Lead

  • Casey Tan

    GDSC Cybersecurity Lead

  • Chai Cheng Xun

    GDSC Cybersecurity Co-Lead

  • Ng Li Sheng

    GDSC App Development Lead

  • Dalton Gan

    Asia Pacific University

    GDSC App Development Co-Lead

  • Sattish Shewkani

    GDSC Core Team Committee

  • Zachary Ang

    GDSC Core Team Committee

  • Chai WaiiYuan

    GDSC Core Team Committee

  • Cheong SK

    GDSC Core Team Committee

  • Dora Tam

    GDSC Core Team Committee