Hackathon: Hack SOC 2020

IEEE Malabar Sub Section in association with the Social Media Analytics and Cloud Security (SMACS) Research Group of NIT Calicut is organizing the first edition of the online Hackathon, Hack SOC 2020, on the theme Security in Online Social Networks. This virtual  Hackathon is open to all including, students, academicians , and people working in the IT Industry.  The primary objective of this Hackathon is to identify, encourage, and promote ethical Hackers, cyber security enthusiasts, and software wizards who are interested in the area of Cyber Security.

Students, working professionals, academicians, and research scholars can form teams and register for the event. The team size can be between one and four.  The registration is free. During the registration, the teams can indicate the areas/themes where they would like to participate.

Prize pool: Cash prizes and certificates of appreciation will be given to the winners. The biodata/CV of these team members will be forwarded to various IT companies in South India who are working in the areas of Social Network Analytics and Cyber Security.

For more details and registration :


The last date of registration is 12 December 2020.

Please do not miss this opportunity!!

 Hack into the world of Cyber Crimes!!

Thanks and Regards,

Hack SOC 2020 Team

About the Author

Gopakumar Pathirikkat
Assistant Professor Electrical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala