Cybersecurity professional

Secure and protect organisations’ systems, devices, and valuable data assets.

What does a cybersecurity professional do?

Professional cyber security experts secure data and systems. They’re aware of and implement important security standards and techniques. As highly valued problem solvers, their technical skills help public and private organisations cope with increasing levels of cybercrime.

Tasks and duties

  • Provide specialist cyber security advice.
  • Provide technical leadership and quality assurance.
  • Develop cyber security policy and procedures.
  • Monitor and analyse threats.
  • Detect and respond to incidents.
  • Raise awareness of cyber security threats within the organisation and promote a culture of awareness.

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