Cyber Madness


2023 Cyber Madness Participating High Schools with school logos

Palo Alto orange logo

High School ND Cyber Madness Tournament

Congratulations to the 2023 High School
Cyber Madness Tournament Winners:

Red River High School - 1st place

James Valley CTC - 2nd place

Tioga High School - 3rd place


Save the date! The 2024 High School Cyber Madness Tournament will take place February 15-16, 2024.  

For questions please contact: Cybersecurity Education and Public Awareness Manager Tony Aukland at 701-328-3245.  #CyberMadnessND 

Rules and Regulations (PDF)

    Virtual Badge

    Students participating throughout the competition will be awarded a virtual badge signifying they have engaged in the 2023 ND High School Cyber Madness event, which is based on content from the Palo Alto Networks Network Security Fundamentals online course. The competition tested material in the areas of:

    • The Connected Globe
    • Physical, Logical, and Virtual Addressing
    • Packet Encapsulation and Lifecycle
    • Network and Endpoint Security Technologies
    • Networking and Security Principles

    The ND Cyber Madness High School planning partners include:

    • North Dakota Information Technology
    • Career and Technical Education
    • Department of Public Instruction
    • Department of Emergency Services
    • Department of Health and Human Services
    • Palo Alto Networks

    Interested in being a sponsor?

    Go to: Cyber Madness Sponsors for descriptions and each of the benefits that accompany the sponsorship and a Commitment Form to solidify your slot for this exciting event!