What does a Security Consultant do?

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In a Security company or in any organization, what is the job of a Security Consultant?
Dec 28, 2018 in Career Counselling by Ram
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Depends on the company. But here's a list:

  • Find the most effective way to protect computers, networks, software, data and information systems against any possible attacks
  • Performing vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments
  • Researching security standards, security systems and authentication protocols
  • Build robust security architectures for IT projects
  • Submit technical reports of testing
  • Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies
  • Update and upgrade security systems as needed
answered Dec 28, 2018 by Sadhgam
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A Security Consultant is someone who tells the organization or the concerned team how the application security can be made better. He will go through the application in security aspects, look for places in the application that a hacker can exploit or use to get access to the application. Then, he will suggest necessary changes to be made to the application to improve security.
answered Mar 9 by Karan

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