Cyber security is the practice of defending computers, servers, mobile devices, electronic systems, networks, and data from malicious attacks. It's also known as information technology security or electronic information security. ... Application security focuses on keeping software and devices free of threats.
Knowledge of Security Across Various Platforms.
Attention to Detail.
Fundamental Computer Forensics Skills.
A Desire to Learn.
An Understanding of Hacking.
Cybersecurity is important because it protects all categories of data from theft and damage. This includes sensitive data, personally identifiable information (PII), protected health information (PHI), personal information, intellectual property, data, and governmental and industry information systems.
Risk management regime. Assess the risks to your organisation's information and systems by embedding an appropriate risk management regime.
Managing user privileges.
User education and awareness.
Protects system against viruses, worms, spyware and other unwanted programs.
Protection against data from theft.
Protects the computer from being hacked.
Minimizes computer freezing and crashes.
Gives privacy to users.
The annual compensation for cyber security heads ranges from 2 Cr to 4 Cr annually. The industry also reports a satisfaction level of 68%, making it a mentally and financially satisfying career for most.