HAWK-i CRCE Community

HAWK-i's SummerCon CRCE Conference is an excellent opportunity for companies, Cybersecurity Enthusiasts, Students and Professional to meet & network with each other.!

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HAWK-i CRCE is community group cum Team for Enthusiasts in Ethical Hacking and Cybersecurity.

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Hands - on Workshops

Workshops will be conducted by collaborating with other Enthusiasts & security professionals of different fields/ Industry Leads!


Events such as Synergy (i.e CTF) & SummerCon.


Very often CTFs are the beginning of one's cyber security career due to their team building nature and competitive aspect.

Our Popular Workshops

Pirate CTF

Our audience include CRCE students and Newbies.

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Attracts a varied group of students and Newbies from Colleges all over Mumbai.

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HAWK-i SummerCon's

Includes professionals, Entrepreneurs and students.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is HAWK-i CRCE?

HAWK-i CRCE is a platform for students and professionals to learn and participate in cybersecurity activities such as CTF challenges, hands-on experience with real-world bugs and vulnerabilities, and guidance from industry experts. It aims to promote understanding of cybersecurity in the digital era.

Why Join HAWK-i CRCE?

Joining HAWK-i CRCE can be beneficial for those interested in cybersecurity as it offers hands-on experience, guidance from experts, a supportive community, and the opportunity to learn and participate in cybersecurity activities such as CTF challenges. It aims to promote understanding of cybersecurity in the digital era.

What is SummerCon CRCE?

SummerCon CRCE is an annual cybersecurity conference held in Mumbai, India. It brings together experts and enthusiasts to share knowledge and discuss latest trends in computer security. The conference includes various talks, workshops, and serves as a platform to connect industry leaders with talented resources. It is considered as a flagship event in the cybersecurity industry and valued by the Fr.CRCE student community.

What is Bug Bounty?

A bug bounty is a program where companies and organizations offer rewards for finding and reporting security vulnerabilities in their software or systems. It is open to the public and the goal is to find and fix vulnerabilities before they can be exploited. It aims to improve the security of systems and protect customer's data by incentivizing security researchers, hackers, and enthusiasts to find and report bugs.

What is Penetration Testing?

Penetration testing (Pen testing) is the process of simulating a cyber attack to evaluate the security of a computer system, network, or web application. The main goal is to identify weaknesses in the security infrastructure and provide recommendations to protect against cyber attacks.

What is CTF?

CTF stands for Capture the Flag, a type of computer security competition where participants solve computer-based challenges to earn points. These challenges can be related to cryptography, web security, or network security. CTFs are a fun way to learn and practice cybersecurity skills in a competitive environment.

Team Testimonials

Prathamesh Adake
Penetration Tester Lead

Initially I wasn't ready to join the team but as i thought why not security, this team has supported me in a lot ways. Now as I am a Penetration Tester Lead we share our ideas to junior and make them lead the events for their betterment.

Upmanyu Jha
Bug Hunter Lead

HAWK-i CRCE is a One-Stop Community Platform for All the Students & Professionals to compete via CTF challenges, which provides tangible benefits and a supportive community to get guidance from industries on a global scale with the help of SummerCon CRCE, to comprehend the significance of Cybersecurity in the upcoming era of cyberspace.

Amogh Hegde
Design Lead

I just wanted to take a moment to give you some feedback on our team. I've noticed that they have been consistently taking the initiative to lead group discussions and share your ideas. This has helped to create a positive and productive working environment. Keep up the great work, it is greatly appreciated .

Harshala Athani
Web developer Lead

Hawk - i CRCE Council has thought me a lot in this one year.If you are willing to learn something related to cyber security or CTF's you may join this council and learn a lot. You will enjoy the work culture as well as the team meetings.

Shahaan Tufail
Design Master Lead

Working with this team so far has been an other worldly experience I am so delighted that this opportunity passed by me unmissed there is such great cooperation within the team that it surpasses all bounds.