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‘Some cyber security challenges feel like a treasure hunt…’

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Chris Underhill studied Physics at Trinity, graduating in summer 2020. He is now a Global Markets Strategist for Goldman Sachs. As 1o Trinity students prepare for this year’s global ethical hacking competition, C2C-CTF, on 6 December, Chris reflects on the challenges and benefits of cyber security events where participants must uncover secret codes known as ‘flags’ hidden in websites, embedded in servers, or locked behind vulnerable software applications.