Roles and Responsibilities of Information Security Analyst

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What are the roles and responsibilities of an Information security Analyst?
Jan 3 in Career Counselling by Ali
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Information Security Analysts usually work with the networking to prevent cyberattacks. These are few of their duties:

  • Think from the hacker’s perspective and come up with ways the company data/network can be attacked
  • Design security measures to prevent those attacks
  • Carry out risk assessments and testing of data processing systems
  • Training staff on the security measures that needs to be followed
  • Monitoring security access
  • Performing internal and external security audits
  • Deploying continuous updates of the security systems and procedures to stay up to-date with the new technology which can be exploited.
answered Jan 3 by Akash
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Roles and Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Monitoring security access
  • Conducting security assessments through vulnerability testing and risk analysis.
  • Performing both internal and external security audits.
  • Analyzing security breaches to identify the root cause.
  • Continuously updating the company’s incident response and disaster recovery plans.
  • Verifying the security of third-party vendors and collaborating with them to meet security requirements.
answered May 22 by Gitika
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