WiCyS Presents: How to Land an Internship in Cyber Security

Monday, June 3, 2024 - 12:00

The WiCyS Studnet Chapter is pleased to present...

How to Land an Internship in Cyber Security

Presenter: Vikrant Mehla, MSc Student

Date: Monday, June 3rd, 2024

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: 300 Ouellette, 4th Floor Workshop Space

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Vikrant is a dedicated and dynamic professional pursuing a Master of Science in Computer Science at the University of Windsor, Ontario. Specializing in cybersecurity and AI, he boasts an extensive technical skill set including proficiency in ML, and a wide range of cybersecurity tools used for security incident monitoring and response. Vikrant currently working as a Network Operations Centre Student at BlackBerry, where he plays a key role in monitoring infrastructure and solving security/network incidents. He also serves as a Research Assistant at the University of Windsor, focusing on the use of AI for cybersecurity under the supervision of Dr. Sherif Saad. Before starting his master's degree, Vikrant refined his skills as a Security Analyst at Infosys Limited in India, where his role in the Security Operations Center involved monitoring live systems and addressing security alerts.