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Information security and forensics analyst: What I do

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my name is Rimmel facade I am 20 years old and I currently work at CI security and I play a hybrid role of being an information security analyst in a forensics analyst so CI security we strictly focus on computer security being a security analyst being a forensics analyst you know you're solving puzzles they're trying to see what happened next you're trying to put a timeline of the events that occurred we have all these statistics on the dashboards so it's my job as an analyst to dive into the dashboard and really use my knowledge to see like what is suspicious what's normal we have to really disintegrate that traffic that's extremely important that you learn in the process of investigating I think just having that people around me that that's been in this industry for like 20 25 years and just like asking them hey what would you do because I'm in this scenario right now and just having that advice from them I think it helps me a lot in it and it helps me grow in this in this company and not only the company but my career in general say that I my information security analyst and I see something that's compromised and according to the client it's like a very critical system on their network and say that they had sensitive information on that laptop or something if they want to proceed with forensics and see if any data was exposed rated off the network or any other inbound connections coming from other places like Russia and stuff that would be my responsibility to to go in to the client site preserve the evidence bring it back to the forensics lab and analyze it just I just do the whole hard drive and then conclude everything wrap it up in a report and delivered back to say yes data was in fact exfiltrated or no it wasn't you guys are good and you guys can reimburse the machine or do whatever you want with it the thing I love the most about this company is that they let me do what I want when I want and what I mean by that is like I'm still in school right now so being a security analyst it's a little bit more laid back as being a consultant because consultant is more heavy work you're you know you're working with the client you have a you have deadlines to me you no you have report writing to do as compared to like being a security analyst you know you're just simply monitoring the data when summer comes and when I have more time that's when I really dive into okay let's you got any clients in the funnel let's do some security let's do some forensics work and let's let's knock out some clients and make our company look great right
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