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Information Security Analyst

A Security Analyst detects and prevents cyber threats to an organization.

EDUCATIONBachelors degree
WORK EXPERIENCENone
WORK ENVIRONMENTMost information security analysts work for computer companies, consulting firms, or business and financial companies.
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ICONIC PEOPLE
COMPANIESHSBC
HIGHER STUDIESMother Institute of Electronic Technology

Information security analysts plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization’s computer networks and systems. Their responsibilities are continually expanding as the number of cyberattacks increases.