HTB Newsroom

3rd Oct, 2022

Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2022: Hack The Boo

How many of us take the time to stay safe and secure from the ongoing cyber threats and data breaches that are happening every day?Cybersecurity...

20th Sep, 2022

Hack The Box goes to GITEX GLOBAL 2022

The Hack The Box team is thrilled to be heading to Dubai for GITEX GLOBAL 2022! Located in Dubai World Trade Center, GITEX GLOBAL opens its...

15th Sep, 2022

Launching HTB CPTS: Certified Penetration Testing Specialist by Hack The Box Academy

Back in 2017, when Hack The Box was newly created as a community project, our mission was focused on offering a great environment for aspiring...

24th Aug, 2022

Hack The Box @ RomHack Camp 2022: CTF & Hacking Workshops

One of our favorite community-driven cybersecurity conferences in Europe is ready to come back for the 5th edition! Of course, we are speaking...

28th Jul, 2022

Hack The Box Academy Mapped to NIST NICE Framework

The Hack The Box team is thrilled to announce that HTB Academy is now mapped to the industry-recognized NIST NICE framework!Students can now...

20th Jul, 2022

Hack The Box @ Black Hat USA 2022

The Hack The Box team is returning to Las Vegas for Black Hat USA! Join us in the Innovation City at booth IC07 on August 10 and 11 or in our...

20th Jul, 2022

Hack The Box @ DEF CON 30 in partnership with IoT Village

The Hack The Box team is back to the biggest hacking and security conference in the world! We are very excited to announce our presence at the...

11th Jul, 2022

New Fortress: Amazon Web Services

We are excited to introduce a brand new Fortress, powered by Amazon Web Services. Are you interested in deep diving into cloud hacking and exploitation?...

9th Jun, 2022

New Hack The Box CTF Platform

At Hack The Box we have been delivering and organizing CTF events for our community, partners, and clients since 2017, always ensuring top-notch...

6th Jun, 2022

Hack The Box @ Infosecurity Europe 2022

Come and see the Hack The Box team on stand T10 at this year’s Infosecurity Europe, taking place in London between June 21-23, 2022. Join...

10th May, 2022

Hack The Box Teams Up with CREST for Cybersecurity Skills Development

We're excited to provide study support for CREST exams, build a greater sense of global community, and map current content against the CREST...

7th Apr, 2022

A Year in Review (2021-2022)

Dear Community,Hack The Box just turned 5! Now that we’re older and certainly wiser, we couldn’t be more grateful for the love and support...

24th Mar, 2022

Introducing Hack The Box Academy Certifications

In November 2020, HTB Academy was launched: a new platform offering fun and interactive cybersecurity courses from entry-level to expert. With...

9th Mar, 2022

Hack The Box Service Update

At Hack The Box, we take things seriously. Everything that has to do with our community, customers, partners, and vendors all over the world...

8th Mar, 2022

Cyber Trends 2022 Powered By Hack The Box & Check Point Software Technologies

After the great success of the HTB University CTF 2021 qualifier round, with more than 500 teams participating from 72 different countries and...

7th Feb, 2022

Hacking Battlegrounds #4: Valentine’s Special - Hacking Will Tear Us Apart!

Valentine's day is just around the corner: flowers, chocolate, and heart-shaped everything! Love is in the air…or maybe not? We are back...

4th Jan, 2022

Hack The Box & HackerOne Teaming Up To Educate New Bug Bounty Hunters

It is a great moment for all hackers around: Hack The Box and HackerOne are teaming up to provide a new, innovative Bug Bounty Hunter education!We...

14th Dec, 2021

Hack The Box Awarded Best Security Training Programme 2021

Hack The Box has been named Security Training Programme of the Year 2021 at the Security Excellence Awards in London.With the majority of staff...

7th Dec, 2021

Holiday Mayhem: HBG Live Streamed Global Tournament by HTB & Snyk

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and we don’t just mean the holidays! We’ve got a special gift for you - the best hackers from...

23rd Nov, 2021

Hack The Box Joins Cyber Runway’s Scale

We are more than thrilled to join the Cyber Runway accelerator, powered by Plexal!Hack The Box has been selected, along with other growing startups,...

12th Nov, 2021

New Challenge Submission Process

Great news for creators out there: we just revamped our challenge submission process! Over the past 4 years, our players have contributed...

9th Nov, 2021

Hack The Box @ Black Hat Europe 2021

Hack The Box are attending this year’s Black Hat Europe at ExCel London (and online) this 10-11 November 2021. Stop by and see us at Stand...

21st Oct, 2021

Introducing BlackSky: Cloud Hacking Labs for Business

We are delighted to share the launch of BlackSky, three new Cloud Hacking Lab scenarios for understanding cloud hacking techniques, vulnerabilities...

20th Oct, 2021

2nd HBG Live Streamed Tournament by Hack The Box & Snyk

We are excited to announce our second Hacking Battlegrounds streamed tournament, supported by Snyk. Are you ready for the battle? ⚔️In our...

18th Oct, 2021

Faraday Fortress

We are excited to introduce a brand new Fortress, created by Faraday. Confront it to become a better hacker, conquer it to stand out!This Fortress...

14th Oct, 2021

New Professional Labs - Genesis & Breakpoint

We are delighted to share the launch of both Genesis and Breakpoint, two new Professional Labs scenarios designed for those just getting started...

7th Oct, 2021

Announcing our new Enterprise Platform

More than 1,000 businesses, Fortune 500 companies, government agencies and universities use Hack The Box to introduce an innovative and engaging...

4th Aug, 2021

HTB at DEF CON Red Team Village 2021

We could not be any happier to physically and virtually attend DEF CON and Red Team Village this year. Therefore, we are proud Platinum sponsors...

29th Jul, 2021

Hack The Box @ Black Hat USA 2021

Hack The Box will be attending this year’s Black Hat USA at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas (and online) from 4th - 5th August 2021. Our team...

1st Jul, 2021

Hack The Box Take It Easy Dare

July just started and it is already a special month! Why?From today, July 1st, for all the duration of the month, until July 31st, we invite...

30th Jun, 2021

Hack The Box x Yogosha

Hack The Box and Yogosha are delighted to announce a new partnership to raise the bar for bug hunting in the security industry.About YogoshaYogosha...

28th Jun, 2021

Hack The Box @ Infosecurity Europe 2021

Hack The Box is delighted to be attending this year’s Infosecurity Europe, taking place online between 13th-15th July 2021. Join us for...

18th Jun, 2021

Hack The Box Academy for Business

When we launched HTB Academy, we wanted to create the go-to space for anyone interested in learning cybersecurity, no matter their skill level....

17th Jun, 2021

Hack The Box Business CTF 2021

Companies around the world, assemble!After Cyber Apocalypse, our first global community Capture The Flag event back in April 2021, another thrilling...

18th May, 2021

New Machine Submission Process

Over the past 4 years, our players have contributed to Hack The Box by submitting top-notch content available for everyone. User-generated content...

6th May, 2021

1st HBG Live Streamed Tournament by HTB & Synack Red Team

Imagine gathering the best players on Hack The Box HOF and Hacking Battlegrounds Tournaments, putting them all in a hacking battle, and livestream...

28th Apr, 2021

Cyber Apocalypse CTF 2021: Event Recap

We saved the Earth! After 5 crazy and intense days, Cyber Apocalypse CTF 2021 is over. It was our first global community Capture The Flag competition...

26th Apr, 2021

HTB Academy: CPE Credits & Student Subscription

Back in November 2020, we launched HTB Academy. We wanted to gather everything we have learned over the years, meet our community’s needs and...

26th Apr, 2021

Synacktiv Fortress

We are excited to present a brand new Fortress, created by Synacktiv! This is the fourth company lab hosted in Hack The Box, joining the ones...

12th Apr, 2021

Hack The Box Series A Funding

London, April 12, 2021: Hack The Box is proud to announce today a Series A investment round of $10.6 million led by Paladin Capital Group and...

2nd Apr, 2021

A Year in Review (2020-2021)

It's our birthday! Hack The Box is turning 4 years old and we couldn't be more excited! Your continuous support, feedback, and suggestions made...

12th Mar, 2021

Hack The Box @ NahamCon

We are very excited to take part in NahamCon 2021 as main partners!NahamCon is a two-day virtual hacking conference that includes awesome talks,...

1st Mar, 2021

Hack The Box PWNathon

March is here… and we have a surprise for you! Are you into PWN? If yes, make sure to clear your schedule: The Hack The Box PWNathon is coming!For...

5th Feb, 2021

Hack The Box x Synack: 2021 Edition

We are thrilled to announce the extension of our partnership with the Synack Red Team! We have extended the collaboration to enable more and...

20th Dec, 2020

Hack The Box In The Top 25 Cybersecurity Companies Of 2020

We are thrilled to announce that Hack The Box has been awarded as one of the Top 25 Cybersecurity Companies of 2020 by The Software Report.In...

1st Dec, 2020

New Pro Lab “APTLabs” & December Special Coupon Code

Dear Community, We are thrilled to announce the launch of APTLabs, the 5th scenario that joins the Pro Lab family! This lab is the ultimate...

20th Nov, 2020

Hack The Box at Black Hat Europe 2020 Virtual

Are you virtually packing for Black Hat Europe 2020? So are we!Virtual events seem to be the new norm lately. Black Hat Europe 2020 will be entirely...

12th Nov, 2020

Hack The Box Academy

Back in March 2020, we came up with the idea that it was about time to create online courses that offer cybersecurity training the HTB way, so...

21st Oct, 2020

Context Fortress

Following Jet and Akerva Fortress Labs on the Hack The Box platform, we are excited to present today a brand...

16th Oct, 2020

Hacking Battlegrounds Are Live!

The day has arrived! Are you ready to experience the ULTIMATE hacking thrill?As our Product Manager said, “Great things happen when a team...

7th Oct, 2020

Hack The Box VIP+

Today we are announcing a new Hack The Box subscription! Our amazing community has grown and so have its needs. Since the Pwnbox release...

2nd Oct, 2020

Hack The Box Presents Synack Red Team Track

We are very excited to announce some joint ventures we have been working on lately along with the Synack Red Team. In September 2020, we supported...

18th Sep, 2020

Hack The Box at Black Hat Asia 2020

Are you virtually packing for Black Hat Asia 2020? So are we! Black Hat Asia will be held virtually in the Singapore Time Zone (GMT/UTC +8h),...

7th Sep, 2020

HTB Machines Infographic

So, we were thinking... Have we ever shown you around the HTB Machine content? Here it is, in numbers! Share this: From...

10th Aug, 2020

New Beginner Pro Lab: Dante

Dear Community, We are very excited to announce the release of our brand new Dante Pro Lab, the 4th Pro Lab to join the family! Dante...

31st Jul, 2020

Hack The Box Pwnbox

Back in May 27th 2020, we released Pwnbox. Pwnbox is a completely browser accessible virtual hacking distro including everything a hacker’s...

21st Jul, 2020

Hack The Box at Black Hat USA 2020 Virtual

We are excited to announce that Hack The Box will be joining Black Hat Virtual this year! The USA edition (Las Vegas) has gone fully virtual...

7th Jul, 2020

Hack The Box Platform Redesign Beta Release

And the makeover continues. April 1st, 2017: The first public day of the Hack The Box platform. The founding team (ch4p, azik, g0blin), just...

2nd Jul, 2020

New Logo, New Era

Dear Community, We are very excited to announce that we are getting prettier, at least we hope so. The Hack The Box brand will now be represented...

19th May, 2020

Akerva Fortress

Following the Jet Fortress on the Hack The Box platform, we are excited to present today a brand new Fortress by Akerva.Security consultant...

8th May, 2020

Hack The Box + Parrot OS

It was around this time a year ago that we met with the Parrot team for the first time. Immediately we said “these guys are doing an amazing...

15th Apr, 2020

Dedicated Labs Now Have Plans!

We have news! For all the companies and teams that use - or want to use - our Dedicated Labs for their corporate cyber security training, we...

1st Apr, 2020

A Year in Review (2019-2020)

It’s our birthday! Hack The Box just turned three years old and we couldn't be more excited! Your continuous support, feedback and suggestions...

31st Mar, 2020

Announcing Pro Lab Cybernetics

Dear Community, We are happy to announce the release of our brand new Cybernetics Pro Lab! Cybernetics was developed in cooperation with @lkys37en,...

23rd Mar, 2020

Presenting Starting Point

Dear Community, Hack The Box is proud to present Starting Point! If you are interested in diving into the captivating world of hacking, penetration...

19th Mar, 2020

Integrity of Hack The Box

Dear Community, Since Hack The Box started back in 2017, the user base has grown massively, as has the fierce competition to gain positions...

31st Jan, 2020

Dedicated Pro Labs: New Exclusive Features

Dear Dedicated Pro Lab Users, We have some exciting news for you! Time to level up your hacking game at work. Following our communication back...

16th Dec, 2019

Gift Cards

Hi there!They say "sharing is caring" so we thought it would be a great idea to implement a long-awaited Gift Card feature on our platform. What...

23rd Oct, 2019

ISC2 CPEs

Hello All,  We are excited to announce our support to (ISC)2 and becoming an official (ISC)2 CPE Submitter.  This partnership is in...

3rd Jul, 2019

VIP 2.0 Release

Back in January, Hack The Box announced an exciting new feature coming to our VIP offering - the ability to spawn any machine from our back catalogue....

1st Apr, 2019

A Year in Review (2018-2019)

Today Hack The Box turns 2 years old, we want to thank all of you again for your support throughout this journey! Just a year...

19th Jan, 2019

The Future of VIP

Since introducing VIP labs over a year ago, the feedback has been excellent. Users found the ability to pay a small amount in order to have a...

30th Mar, 2018

A Year in Review (2017-2018)

Hack The Box started accepting members on the 1st of April 2017, meaning that we have just closed a year of operation. ...

27th Feb, 2018

Security BSides Athens CTF

Dear All, In our continuous effort to support the community, we are pleased to announce that Security BSides Athens and Hack The Box are partnering...

22nd Dec, 2017

Sopra Steria Security Training on Hack The Box Infrastructure

Sopra Steria, one of the biggest European information technology consultancy groups has in the past couple of months held an extensive in-house...

20th Nov, 2017

Announcing Pro Lab RastaLabs

Dear All, Rasta is in the Box! As part of the effort we make to give our members labs as close as possible to the real world, we are pleased...