Author Topic: What it takes to be a security consultant  (Read 26 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Scarlett

  • Updates Moderator
  • *
  • Posts: 22998
What it takes to be a security consultant
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2017, 02:16:15 PM »
What it takes to be a security consultant
17 April 2017, 1:21 pm

IT security consultants tend to be busy people. Given the widespread shortage of professionals with skills in many different aspects of cyber security, organizations frequently need help from outside experts.

Like many others who work in information security, Kevin Beaver, did not initially set out to pursue a career in the field—or to eventually become an independent IT security consultant. “During my senior year of high school, my late mother, Linda, encouraged me to go to college and study computers. That seemed to be a growing field with lots of opportunities,” Beaver says. “My mom was exactly right! My computer studies led to me pursuing this thing called computer security.”

To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

(Insider Story)

Source: Network World Security

>> To obtain the full NetworkWorld Security article, click the link in the first post line <<


Except where otherwise stated, all content, graphics, banners and images included © 2006 - 2018 Smokey Services™ -- All rights reserved
Design board graphics, banners and images by DSTM & PseFrank

This site does not store profiling-, tracking-, third-party and/or any other non-essential cookie(s) on client computers and is fully compliant with the EU ePrivacy Directive
Smokey's does not use any Web Analytics/Analysis Service, and also does not use any browser fingerprinting techniques

Smokey's also provides free fully qualified Log / Malware Analysis & Removal Help and System Health Checks