Proj X15: More PicoCTF 2014 (Up to 20 pts. extra credit)

What You Need

Any computer with a Web browser.


To solve hacking puzzles similar to those in Capture The Flag competitions. The "Pico CTF" learning tool was created by the best CTF team in the world, the Plaid Parliament of Pwning, from Carnegie Mellon University.

Do Project 15 First

In a Web browser, go to

You should already have an account with 4 puzzles solved.

Solve Four More Challenges

Solve some of the challenges. There are a lot of them, but for this project just solve any 4 of them.

When you have done that, capture an image showing Solved on the right side of the page, as shown below.

You get 5 pts. for each additional Solved after the first 4, up to a maximum of 20 pts extra credit.

Saving a Screen Image

Make sure the "Solved" messages are visible.

Press the PrintScrn key to copy the whole desktop to the clipboard.


Paste the image into Paint.

Save the document with the filename "YOUR NAME Proj X15", replacing "YOUR NAME" with your real name.

Turning in your Project

Email the image to with the subject line: Proj X15 from YOUR NAME
Updated 3-9-17