HE Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications (MOTC), rewarded the winners of the top three positions at the Qatar Threat Hunters 2018 Competition, Jasem Al Sadi received the best Attacker award, Ahmed Aziz received the best Defender award while Muath Mushtaha won the best Responder award.

This came at a special event held yesterday, at the office of the Minister in the presence of Eng. Khalid Al Hashmi, Asst. Undersecretary of Cybersecurity at MOTC, and team members of the Qatar Computer Emergency Response (Q-CERT).

In remarks at the event, Al Sulaiti said; I am proud to honour these talented young people in the field of cybersecurity. There is no doubt that without hard work, tenacity and learning more about information security they could not have reached this level of skill and won today's awards.

He stressed, MOTC represented by Q-CERT, places considerable attention on qualifying more national professionals in the field of cybersecurity, which aims to sharpen their skills, equip them with latest defense and security tools and technologies, and raise the capabilities of the new generations in terms of tracking, detecting and resolving all types of cyber threats and incidents.

Source: Government of Qatar