Video: Teens Take On Cyberattacks, Get a Taste of Security Careers at CyberPatriot Competition
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uprYzXd971c] If you're interested in cybersecurity, both the government and private companies need you. Technology's everywhere today, which means they're vulnerable to news attacks in new ways. That's why the Air Force Association created CyberPatriot, a competition that pits teams of high-school students against each other as they defend networks against some pretty sophisticated hackers. Dice News went down to observe this year's championship in Orlando, and came back with this report. See more tech information for students in our Student Center.