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Siddharth Sharma
Siddharth Sharma
Personal Information
Birthday: 1986
Home: New Delhi, India
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FAS-Name: siddharths
Miscellaneous Information
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GPG-Key: 9A063CCDC5B43C72
IRC: siddvicious on Freenode in
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Siddharth Sharma


  • I am open source enthusiast who likes promoting open source software. I also do minor packaging jobs for Fedora-KDE
 Languages: English, Russian (Advance), Hindi, German (Basic) 


  • I am a CS student i have completed my B.C.A (Bachelor of Computer Applications)
  • I have completed my Diploma in Software Engineering GNIIT
  • Currently i am pursuing my M.C.A (Master of Computer Applications)

Activities within the Fedora Project

Package Maintainer

I'm a Package Maintainer sponsored by Rex Dieter

  • Events I attend(ed)
    • 2011
      • 5-12 August 2011 Desktop Summit, Berlin, Germany
      • 10-16 March 2011 Kde

Google Summer of Code 2011

I did gsoc 2011 under KDE as my mentoring organization for Krita [1] where i worked for importing/exporting Adobe Photoshop files in Krita. This file format is closed. This project will entail bringing together the freely available information on the PSD file format and build an import/export filter upon the existing framework in Krita

Google Summer of Code 2010

I did gsoc 2010 under KDE as my mentoring organization for Skrooge [2] where i worked on transforming Qt widget dashboard to Plasma Dashbaord. Plasma Dashboad in Skrooge is a generic Dashboard which is generic and can be used by other KDE applications for embedding Plasma Applets inside the Application. Plasma Dashboard is a Kpart which resides in KDE upstream repository kde-runtime.

Trainings and Certifications

  • I have completed my training for CE|H Certified Ethical Hacker
  • PWB Penetration Testing Training with BackTrack (Online Training) done
 Curently pursuing for certification OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional), Certification due in 2012