Friday, 20 October 2017
The SRI Summer of Cyber is a pilot cyber security program carried out in the spirit of the Google Summer of Code. The program provides funding for talented students to carry out research and development on an open source project with a cyber security focus.
The Summer of Malware will provide placements for up to five qualified students. Over a seven week period these students will act under the guidance of SRI personnel to perform research and development tasks related to the orchestration of automated malware collection, analysis, and threat reporting.
Successful applicants will work on site at the Security Research Institute, under the close supervision of an SRI assigned supervisor. The project will commence on the 8th of January 2018 and conclude on the 23rd of February 2018 inclusive. Candidates will receive $7,000 AUD for their work over the project lifespan.
The successful applicants will work as a team to implement an orchestrated malware analysis environment meeting the following criteria:
Students applying must meet the following criteria:
Applicants should demonstrate as many of the following as possible:
Your application should include the following:
A response to the following (max of two pages):
In addition, you should also attach the following:
Applications close at 8:30AM GMT+8 on the 28th of November 2017 and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “2018 Summer of Malware Application”.
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