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Try Cyber is a web application for cyber work role discovery and exploration. It provides the cyber curious access to short 15-minute hands-on micro-challenges, where you can experience a day-one internship as one of the ten supported NICE Framework cyber work roles partnered with a fictional mentor.

During the challenge, the work role mentor will message you through a text chat to help you start the challenge tasks and teach you about the work role. As you complete the tasks using the provided virtual machine, the automated task list will update and let you know when you've completed the challenge; after which you will be provided a list of resource links to help you find the next steps on your journey to a career in cyber!

If you're ready to try cyber today, click the logo in the top-left corner of the page to go to our homepage and get started!

This site was created by California State University, San Bernardino, under contract with funds from the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). This site is operated by NXL Cyber, LLC. Please visit for more information.