Compete for a Cause

Black Hat USA 2019 | August 7-8 | Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

Presented in partnership with

Do Good.

How To Play

Grab your game card at the ExtraHop booth (#822) or the ExtraHop Hacktivation Hub to start earning points! At the end of the game, we'll donate $10,000 to the winning team's charity. Here's how to play:

  • 1.
    Grab Swag
    Pick up a Red vs. Blue t-shirt and your team wristband at booth #822 or the Hacktivation Hub (near the main expo hall entrance)
  • 2.
    Represent on Twitter
    Follow @extrahop and choose your team in our pinned tweet
  • 3.
    Tweet Selfies
    • Tweet a selfie in your Red vs. Blue shirt with your team's hashtag
      (#red4good or #blue4good)
    • Find your Team Captain or a member of the Security Weekly Selfie Squad on the show floor and tweet a pic with your team's hashtag
  • 4.
    Share Knowledge
    Tweet an insight or pic from the ExtraHop breakout session with your team's hashtag
HFC logo

Win $10,000
for Hackers for Charity

Hackers for Charity does just that. Along with highlighting and contributing to various altruistic projects of the hacker community, they help interested newbies get involved through good works and good snark. No wonder we like them.

#red4good logo

Win $10,000
for is all about getting computer science into the hands of every student, especially women and underrepresented minorities, by providing schools with leading curriculum for K-12. They're basically a broader-reaching Xavier Institute for tech.

Paul Asadoorian
Red Team

Team Captain

Paul Asadoorian, Security Weekly founder and CTO


Paul Asadoorian is the founder and CTO of Security Weekly, as well as an embedded device security researcher, security podcaster, and co-founder of Active Countermeasures.

Matt Alderman
Blue Team

Team Captain

Matt Alderman, Security Weekly CEO


Matt Alderman is the CEO of Security Weekly, a strategic advisor at Automox, a security consultant, and a wizard of entrepreneurship. He currently hosts the Business Security Weekly podcast.

The Selfie Squad

See one of these guys at Black Hat USA?

Score points by tweeting a selfie with them using your team's hashtag.

Jeff Man


Jason Albuquerque


John Kinsella