Hack the Arch Alternatives

    Hack the Arch is described as 'This is a scoring server built using Ruby on Rails by the Military Cyber Professionals Association (MCPA). It is free to use and extend under the MIT license (see LICENSE file)'. There are four alternatives to Hack the Arch for Self-Hosted solutions, Docker, Linux and Ruby. The best alternative is Mellivora, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Hack the Arch are MITRE CTF Scoreboard (Free, Open Source), CTFd (Paid, Open Source) and BOCA Online Contest (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 21, 2020

    1. mellivora - Mellivora is a CTF engine written in PHP Features Arbitrary categories and challenges. Scoreboard with optional multiple team types. Manual or automatic free-text submission marking. Challenge hints. Team progress page.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Ruby
      • Docker
      Scoreboard used to run MITRE capture the flag competitions.
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      • Self-Hosted
      Simple CTF engine written in python.
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    2. Although each local site runs its competition independently (for example, the programming environment and the submission systems are controlled locally), the problem set and test cases are prepared by a unique committee
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