As a Cyber security or network security professional you will be able to work on the protection of computer systems, network and cyber data from theft or damage to their hardware, software and data. You may work to penetrate a computer system or network to find security vulnerabilities and threats and implement security measures.
A Cyber security professional defends computers and servers, networks and data from malicious attacks. They develop, Implement, maintain security system to protect the privacy of data.
Taking computer science or science stream in plus two which is of two years from a recognized board will be the eligibility to pursue a career in cyber security.
Take B.Tech in IT/Computer Science which is of 4 years or BCA ( 3 year ) in your graduate level.Very few institutions in india and many abroad are offering Bachelors in cyber security & ethical hacking course.
Diploma’s and World wide cyber security certifications are available in multiple levels.
Take M.Tech (2 year) or MS in cyber security/IT which is of 1 -2 year courses.
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A cyber security analysts must be able to carefully analyse computer systems and networks in order to identify the security threats and to determine how security policies and protocols can be improved.
It is very important for a cyber-security analyst to be detail oriented. They have to pay careful attention to computer systems and watch for minor changes in performance because cyber-attacks could be difficult to detect.
A Cyber security analyst should have the ability to anticipate security risks and implement new ways to protect their computer systems and networks.
Information security analysts must have problem solving skill in responding to the security alerts and fixing flaws in computer systems and networks.