Information security analysts are responsible for providing security solutions for their companies. Their main duties include doing research, collecting data, developing secure strategies and maximizing productivity. They also are in charge of implementing security principles while following strict privacy policies. Information security analysts have advanced skills when it comes to finding security threats and other vulnerabilities. They conduct assessments of enterprise environments and frequently monitor logs and computer traffic.
Information Security Analyst Tasks
Configure and analyze security tools and software.
Coordinate with IT and end users to minimize disruptions and protect assets.
Document, prioritize, and analyze security threats, incidents, and key metrics.
Review daily and periodic data to identify, report, and remedy vulnerabilities.