How to start learning cyber security?

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I want to be a cyber security expert. I am a computer science engineer just graduated from college. I am interested in bug bounty hunting and such stuff. How do I start learning Cyber security so that I make my dream come true? Somebody please guide.
Jan 30 in Cyber Security & Ethical Hacking by anonymous
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Cybersecurity as a profession has a wide scope and fresh entrants are in much demand these days as there is a shortage of skilled security professionals in these domains.

  • Building a career in cybersecurity depends on the kind of profile you are looking in the cybersecurity domain as this field has many different kinds of job roles.

  • If you are a rookie to this domain I suggest you first get a comprehensive idea of this domain. You could check this out https://www.edureka.co/blog/what-is-cybersecurity/

  • Once you are clear with it you probably have to give some thought to the job role (Network security specialist, Ethical hacker, security consultant, etc) that suits your interests and aligns with your career aspirations.

  • Based on your choice I suggest you get a certification for the same and get some practical experience. Check this out https://www.edureka.co/community/56433/establishing-a-career-path-in-cyber-security

Hope this helps!

answered Jan 30 by Sirajul
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The cybersecurity industry is blasting. Associations are progressively utilizing mechanical answers for perform center capacities, and they need an approach to ensure these cycles aren't defenseless against cyber aggressors. 

This flood in circumstances is outpacing the quantity of qualified staff, which means presently is an ideal chance to get into an industry that guarantees liberal compensations and opens doors for professional movement. 

Learn Cyber Security On Your Own:  How To Get Started

Step #1:  Determine what you want to learn. 

Step #2:  Find quality resources

Step #3:  Determine what to learn first. 

The Learn On Your Own Cyber Security Study Plan

Now that you know what you want to learn and have your material picked out, it’s time to start studying.  Following these steps will guarantee your success in learning cybersecurity.

Study Strategy #1:  Focus on one thing at a time. 

Study Strategy #2:  Read one hour every morning. 

Study Strategy #3:  Listen to audiobooks whenever possible

Study Strategy #4:  Turn off the TV. 

Study Strategy #5:  Learn hands-on.  

answered Sep 2 by angelina
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You can easily become a cybersecurity specialist by learning some skills such as information security, network security, application security, CIA, and some basic networking skills.

Becoming a cybersecurity specialist is not a simple task you have to know about every new technology you always get updated by new tech things.

 

answered 6 days ago by masterronny
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edited 6 days ago by Gitika

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