GREEN HOPE HIGH SCHOOL
The Cyber Security Club
Over the last 10 years the Black Falcons have participated in the Cyber Patriots competition, sponsored by the United States Air Force.
There are five formal competitions, each lasting six hours. During the competitions, the Cyber Patriots host systems that have numerous security vulnerabilities. The challenge is for the student to plug the security holes using industry best practices methodologies, and to do it faster than the other competing teams. On seven occasions, the Black Falcons have placed the best in the State of North Carolina and have been ranked nationally. The Black Falcons have amassed a total of 15 NC State awards with the Cyber Patriots.