Cyber Defender

Duration: 2-4 Months, > 4 Months

Internship Type: Undergraduate, Pre-University


Cyber defenders’ job is to identify, hunt, and track adversary activity in a network. You will learn how to uncover and piece together different artifacts left by attackers to model the attackers' activities.

Broad Deliverables

  • Technical report documenting the threat hunting capability using Splunk and various tools.
  • Presentation cum live demonstration of the threat hunting capability.

Possible Projects*

  • Cyber Threat Hunting

Prerequisites/Skills Required

  • Scripting knowledge, e.g. python, powershell
  • Basic system administration for both Windows and Linux machine
  • Foundational knowledge of IT Security

*List is non-exhaustive as projects are subject to availability at point of application