Meet the NICE Challenge Environment for Protect & Defend Work Roles

Protect & Defend Environment: Pretty Safe Electronics


Pretty Safe Electronics, or PSE for short, is a big box retailer that specializes in selling common household electronics to consumers. They have two brick and mortar locations where they sell goods and an office space where they self-host an online e-commerce website. The company has a diverse group of roughly 25 employees, that span over the three locations. The NICE Challenge player will, over the course of the Protect & Defend challenges, interact with 10 of these characters as they provide the player with critical information and context about the challenges.

Meet the Cast



PSE's Network Map



This environment additionally includes…


  • 6 Interconnected Layer 2 Networks

  • Encrypted Site-to-site VPN Tunnels

  • Challenges that feature an Automated Attack Engine

  • Managed Sevice Provider Health Checks