More nominees announced
July 25, 2016
The nominees for Best Backdoor and Lamest Vendor Response as well as a late-breaking nominee for Best Cryptographic Attack have been posted!
July 18, 2016
The nominees for the Pwnie Awards 2016 are finally selected. We thank everyone for their submissions!
Before the ceremony, the judges will gather at an undisclosed location and vote on the winners, who will be announced during the awards ceremony on August 3rd in Las Vegas.
Nominations are closed
July 5th, 2016
Nominations are now closed. The Pwnie Judges are
hard at work
accepting bribes selecting
nominees. The top five nominees in each category
will be announced on the website soon.
Nominations open for the Pwnie Awards 2016
June 13th, 2016
It is time to open the nominations for the Pwnie Awards 2016. We invite all members of the security community to look back at the past year and nominate all great bugs, lame vendors, amazing research and of course, songs. The full list of award categories and the submission form can be found at the nominations page.
We will accept nominations through Friday, July 1st, after which the top five nominees in each category will be announced on this website. The winners will be determined by a vote of the Pwnie Award judges shortly before the award ceremony.
Pwnie Awards 2016
June 1, 2016
The Pwnie Awards are turning the big one-oh! This year's ceremony will take place during the BlackHat USA conference on August 3, 2016, starting at 6:30pm.
We will accept nominations from June 13th through July 1st.