Cyber Security Agency of Singapore

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Application Dates
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Competitive Salary
Required Level of Study
Bachelor degree
Areas of Work
IT and Technology
Public Sector
Degrees Accepted
E Engineering, Maths, IT & Computer Sciences
Computer science & IT

Intern, Cybersecurity Certification Centre

What the role is

Security Assessment for Consumer loT Devices

This project aims to support the Cybersecurity Certification Centre in conducing security evaluation products, including vulnerability analysis and penetration testing to ascertain product security soundness. It exposes interns to testing, evaluation and assessment approaches and tools. In the process, they will also be exposed to various products and technologies that are the target of their evaluation.
The intern will also be participating in selective work in the areas of emerging technologies, for instance, quantum cryptography.

What you will be working on

The scope will include but not limited to:

Cybersecurity Assurance

To evaluate the products by demonstrating cybersecurity weaknesses. This may include any subset of the following depending on the current developmental stage of the project, the intern's areas of interest and technical competencies.

i. Review design of products or systems (targets) against their typical weaknesses.
ii. Design and implement attack scenarios within a testbed for the demo.
iii. Preliminary evaluation or testing of target, including tools used.
iv. Optimise tools, improve scenarios and testbed. Optionally add new targets.
v. Recommend fixes, final project presentation and project documentation.

What we are looking for

Application Requirements:

- Strong interest and past experience in cyber security, network/system administration and setup, programming (C/C++/Java/Python/Assembly), reverse engineering, fuzzing, penetration testing, software vulnerabilities and exploits would be an added advantage. The candidate should be creative, a good team player, willing to learn, adaptive and proactive.

Application Details:
To apply, please submit your cover letter indicating your internship availability period, resume and latest transcripts (poly and/or university). Incomplete applications may not be considered.
Shortlisted candidates should hear from us within 2 to 4 weeks from date of application. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we seek your understanding that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.