This month we’re counting on you, the guardians of security.  Each day we'll release a new question focusing on SolarWinds SIEM: Log & Event Manager and it's your job to get out there and take down all the nasty IT threats.

 

October Mission

Calling all threat hunters! Do you think you have what it takes? Grab your gear, it’s threat hunting season! Join this month’s mission to win 1 of 5 LTD Edition Xbox One!  Make it through the entire mission and you could also win a Samsung 40" 4K TV!

 

Mission Rules

  1. A new question will open every day (Monday - Friday) starting on October 5.
  2. Once a question has opened, it will remain open until November 1 @ 11:59pm CDT. Check the schedule below for exact open/close times.
  3. Questions are a mixture of multiple choice and fill-in-the-blank.
    • Multiple choice - Only your first attempt counts. Double check your answers!
    • Fill-in-the-blank - If you answer correctly, the page will take you on to enter your thwack username. If you answer incorrectly, the page will simply refresh for you to try again.
  4. Correctly answer all 5 questions within a given week and be entered to win a Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition console!
    • Week 1 - Drawing on October 12
    • Week 2 - Drawing on October 19
    • Week 3 - Drawing on October 26
    • Week 4 - Drawing on November 2
  5. Correctly answer all 20 questions over the course of the month to be entered to win our grand prize: Samsung 40" 4k TV + Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition console!
    • Grand Prize - Drawing on November 2
  6. 150 points are being awarded for each correctly answered question.  There are 20 questions which means you can earn a maximum of 3,000 points for this mission.
    • Points/badges will be added to profiles once the mission has closed.

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All questions open at 12AM CDT on their respective day.

Once a question has opened it will remain open until November 1st @ 11:59PM CDT.


Weekly Prizes

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week 1: Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition

Complete questions 1-5 by October 11 to be entered to win

Oct 5 - Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Week 2: Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition

Complete questions 6-10 by October 18 to be entered to win

Oct 12 - Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Week 3: Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition

Complete questions 11 - 15 by October 25 to be entered to win

Oct 19 - Question 11

Question 12

Question 13

Question 14

Question 15

Week 4: Xbox One Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition

Complete questions 15 - 20 by November 1 to be entered to win

Oct 26 - Question 16

Question 17

Question 18

Question 19

Question 20

Correctly answer all 20 questions before November 1 @ 11:59PM CDT to be entered to win the GRAND PRIZE!

SAMSUNG 40" 4K TV + XBOX ONE HALO 5: GUARDIANS LIMITED EDITION