Women On Cyber Singapore Scholarship

2021-05-29T09:10:46+00:00

Every year, Women On Cyber Singapore awards a range of scholarships to female professionals pursuing or planning to pursue a career in cybersecurity or information security. These scholarships – mostly professional cybersecurity certifications and courses – help bridge the cybersecurity workforce skills gap in Singapore and increase diversity within the field. It is achieved by providing potential female information security professionals support and resources, helping them prepare for a fulfilling career in this critical sector. The idea started in 2020 and continued with awarding two female professionals with a course and a certification exam attempt for the Offensive Security Certified Professional [...]

Women On Cyber Singapore Scholarship2021-05-29T09:10:46+00:00

Women On Cyber Singapore is supporting CYBERSEC Global 2020 – Register Now

2020-09-11T02:13:25+00:00

CYBERSEC goes global and online in 2020 The 6th edition of the EUROPEAN CYBERSECURITY FORUM will be held on 28–30 September online. This year’s CYBERSEC leitmotif - “Together Against Adversarial Internet” and the mission of the forum will enhance cooperation of like-minded countries to secure digital transformation. The event will be composed of four thematic streams features prominent figures among the speakers.  The open access to the conference will enable any interested person from all over the world to take part in the event, get insights from big cybersecurity names, and hear about remedies for current cybersecurity dilemmas [...]

Women On Cyber Singapore is supporting CYBERSEC Global 2020 – Register Now2020-09-11T02:13:25+00:00

Here Is Why Now Is The Most Important Time For Female Security Professionals In Singapore To Try A CTF Competition

2020-09-09T14:50:49+00:00

This year's CTF (Capture-The-Flag) for Girls, a one-day cybersecurity hacking competition, is nearly here, and Magda Chelly, founder of Women On Cyber (Women of Security) Singapore Chapter, couldn't be more excited for what is in store for the contestants. This year's event is hosted within the same month as International Women in Cyber Day. It includes a series of virtual events and exciting activities, including technical workshops, career sharing sessions, and the 2nd edition of the CTF competition. Cybersecurity has taken a more prominent role post COVID19, and more women and girls are needed to help solve the [...]

Here Is Why Now Is The Most Important Time For Female Security Professionals In Singapore To Try A CTF Competition2020-09-09T14:50:49+00:00

Women On Cyber Hosts CTF Cyber Security Competition For Girls In Singapore

2020-09-08T02:11:27+00:00

Women On Cyber has announced that CTF (Capture The Flag), a cybersecurity competition is all set to be held on September 12th, 2020 in Singapore. It will be a part of the cyber women series. It gives a great opportunity for girls and women to learn new skills and even prove their hacking expertise. SINGAPORE - September 4th, 2020 - Women On Cyber in association with Cyber Security agency of Singapore has announced that they will be having an online one day long all-woman cybersecurity competition which will be held in Singapore. This competition is going to [...]

Women On Cyber Hosts CTF Cyber Security Competition For Girls In Singapore2020-09-08T02:11:27+00:00

Women On Cyber Singapore Updates On COVID-19

2020-09-07T13:18:37+00:00

Due to the increasing spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the World, we have decided to cancel all events until further notice in responsibility for the health of our employees, customers, members and partners. The health and safety of our people is our top priority. We will share more information and updates on regular basis, on our social media. For updates on COVID-19, please refer to the official Singapore Ministry of Health website: https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19 We advise members of the public to not speculate and/or spread unfounded rumours, and to be careful sharing and believing #fakenews shared on the Internet. [...]

Women On Cyber Singapore Updates On COVID-192020-09-07T13:18:37+00:00

Interview Magda Chelly and Christina Oh, OSCP

2020-09-06T06:53:44+00:00

First of all – could you provide a short overview of yourself and your profile? I graduated from NTU’s computer science and started out as a programmer, before making the transition last year into the cyber security industry as a penetration tester.   Why the interest in cybersecurity? For the most part of my studies and in my early career, the focus had always been on building functional applications effectively. When I first got introduced to the security side of things it opened up many interesting perspectives regarding software and applications which I hadn’t thought about before. I got hooked on [...]

Interview Magda Chelly and Christina Oh, OSCP2020-09-06T06:53:44+00:00

Interview Magda Chelly and Neha Malhotra, CISSP, PMP

2020-09-06T06:53:59+00:00

First of all – could you provide a short overview of yourself and your profile? I am an active technology professional with an inclination towards spirituality and I love spending my free time on sports and travel. I hail from north India (yes near the Himalayan range J ), and have worked in Malaysia and various cities in India before moving to Singapore 7 years back. So far I have worked across varied industries including BFSI, consulting, manufacturing, credit rating and product development. I love interacting with people; & managing programs and projects, defining strategies, setting & achieving milestones, resolving challenging [...]

Interview Magda Chelly and Neha Malhotra, CISSP, PMP2020-09-06T06:53:59+00:00

Interview Magda Chelly and Reuben Sinclair

2020-09-06T06:54:39+00:00

Q1. First of all – could you provide a short overview of Microfocus and the work and the objectives of the company? Which services and products do you provide and what are the target groups? Microfocus is a British software engineering company with four main portfolios, Security, Risk & Governance, Enterprise Dev Ops, Hybrid IT Management and Predictive Analytics. So focusing on the security portfolio - we help our customers with Breach Defence and Privacy. Our solutions cover all phases of the NIST Cyber Security framework at depth but at a high level we help in three main areas. Applications – we [...]

Interview Magda Chelly and Reuben Sinclair2020-09-06T06:54:39+00:00

A new chapter! Excited to announce that we will be joining Women On Cyber (Women of Security) !

2019-04-28T04:19:48+00:00

After a few great years with Women On Cyber initiative in Singapore, I have decided to join forces with amazing women in cyber and the founder of Women On Cyber (Women of Security). Building a new perspective and international support for women in cybersecurity was a key decision in joining forces and making the current association work. With the Singapore Chapter, we will aim to expand our support and make sure that the message of diversity gets across in Singapore, primarily and all-over the World secondary. Building Women On Cyber current presence in Singapore was a successful initiative and brought various [...]

A new chapter! Excited to announce that we will be joining Women On Cyber (Women of Security) !2019-04-28T04:19:48+00:00

10 THINGS I LEARNED BEING A WOMEN IN CYBER

2019-03-09T02:46:03+00:00

PHOTOGRAPHED BY ERIC CASSINI, PROFESSIONAL PhotographeR FROM Paris TO Los-Angeles According to my CV, I have 12 years of professional experience. I turn 36 this year. It's bizarre because part of me still feels like a student as I am continuously learning and part of me feels like 350 because of all the unbelievable experiences I’ve been through, but my actual age is 35, and I have just progressed from a Regional ISO Lead Implementer to a Regional Information Security Officer. I've heard people say that your age defines your career and you should be so and so to [...]

10 THINGS I LEARNED BEING A WOMEN IN CYBER2019-03-09T02:46:03+00:00
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