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Cybersecurity Games

Play to Win Prize Raffle Entries!

Security Game Arcade

October 17–Halloween

Each game has it's own amazing prize—everyone who plays the game earns a chance to win it.

Play all 4 games to earn 20 OCC credits and be entered to win the Grand Prize of a $500 Amazon gift card!

Each game takes just a few minutes—play them all at once, or one game at a time! Just get them done by Halloween!

See Your Game Dashboard

Rules of the Game

How to Play Cybersecurity Funhouse Arcade Games!

  1. Go to your Game Dashboard to access the games. They are available from October 17–31; each game only takes a few minutes. 
  2. Every game has it's own prize raffle. Play the game to earn an entry into its prize drawing*.
  3. Complete all four games to earn 4 entries into the Grand Prize Raffle (top prize of $500 Amazon gift card; two second prizes of $150 Amazon Gift Card).
  4. You can also earn Grand Prize Raffle entries by stopping by one of our Security Pop-Up Tents.

$2000 Prize Raffle

What You Can Win

For each game you win, you'll earn a chance to win a big prize*. Complete all four games to earn 20 OCC credits, plus four entries into the Grand Prize Raffle - where you could win a $500 Amazon gift card or one of two $150 Amazon gift cards.

Candy, Pitt Socks, and More...

Security Pop-Up Tents

Visit Our Pop-Up Tents for Free Swag and Helpful Info

  • Tuesday, October 18 @ 11 am – 2 pm at Towers Lobby
  • Thursday, October 20 @ 11 am – 2 pm at Towers Lobby
  • Tuesday, October 25 @ 11 am – 2 pm at the William Pitt Union
  • Thursday, October 27 @ 11 am – 2 pm at the William Pitt Union

Get free candy, Pitt socks to show your H2P pride, and handy Pitt IT swag ... and meet a Pitt IT Tech Ambassador!

Cybersecurity Tips

Cyber Survival Topics You Should Know

It may be spooky season, but you don't need to be fearful of your computer. Make sure you're aware of the latest cyber risks and learn how to stay safe with the free webinars, security tools, and information below.

Scary Good Perks

Play for Fun and a Whole Lot More

Enjoy our Cybersecurity Funhouse and you might get to take away some great perks. Whether you're looking for up to $500 at Amazon, amazing tech prizes, Pitt novelty, socks, free Halloween candy, or OCC credits, Cybersecurity Funhouse is the perfect way to have fun and get rewarded for it.

Amazing Prizes

We're giving away prizes worth almost $2,000, including a $500 Amazon gift card, two $150 Amazon gift cards, and AirPod Pros, an Apple Watch, an iPad, and a Nintendo Switch!

OCC Credits

Have fun and learn at the same time. Earn 20 Pitt Pride OCC credits by completing all four (4) games by Oct. 31. You can do them all at once or one at a time.

Cool Pitt Swag

Visit our Pop-Up Tent and swipe your ID to play a game, get a pair of Pitt socks*, some candy, and other fun Pitt IT swag - plus earn more Raffle Entries.

And now for the small print...

Terms & Conditions

Even a fun challenge like this has a few rules. Here's what you need to know:

  • For each game you access and play, you will automatically receive one raffle entry for that game's prize.
  • Playing all four games will result in four raffle entries into the Grand Prize Raffle, for a drawing of 3 prizes: $500 and two $150 Amazon gift cards.
  • Attending a Tuesday and/or Thursday pop-up tent, completing the activity, and swiping your Pitt ID will result in an additional Grand Prize Raffle entry, up to 2 additional entries.
  • Supplies of Pitt socks, candy, and other giveaway items at the Pop-Up Tents are first-come, first-served. Limit one (1) pair of socks per person. 
  • Prize winners will be selected via a random drawing in November and notified via their primary email address.
  • Only enrolled students are eligible to win a prize. Limit: One prize per person.
  • To be eligible for OCC credit, participants must successfully complete all 4 games. 
  • Each game is expected to take 4-6 minutes to complete. The survey challenge is expected to take 5-10 minutes to complete.