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Fwd: [Pharo-project] INRIA Postdoc position: security in dynamic languages

Mariano Martinez Peck

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From: stephane ducasse <[hidden email]>
Date: Sat, Nov 26, 2011 at 4:55 AM
Subject: [Pharo-project] INRIA Postdoc position: security in dynamic languages
To: An open mailing list to discuss any topics related to an open-source Smalltalk <[hidden email]>

Postdoc Position

       • Duration: 3 years
       • Starting date: end 2011
       • Where: RMOD team at INRIA Lille Nord Europe http://rmod.lille.inria.fr
       • Salary: 55 Keuros net (before taxes)
Keywords: dynamic languages, security, information flow, Smalltalk, Javascript

The position will take place in the context of the Systematic Resilience project. We will focus on the following main tasks:

       • Identification and understanding of security problems in Javascript and other dynamic languages
       • Study and analyze existing approaches towards securing Javascript (Caja, isolates...)
       • Comparison of different approaches to secure dynamic applications (Zope model, ZTK), Ruby
       • Study of Mirrors/Capabilities as a basis for security in Javascript
       • Proposition of an safe architecture for Resilience
Please contact Stephane Ducasse ([hidden email]) for more information.