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SOC Analyst vs Penetration Tester: Which career path is the best?

Candidates who want to pursue a career in cyber security should have knowledge of the sub-branch of cyber security that they want to specialize in. In this article, we discuss penetration tester and SOC analyst, two important professions in the industry and explain what employees in both professions do, their daily work routines, what skillsRead More

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The Best Tools for SOC Analysts

During the investigation, SOC analysts do a few things at the same time. For instance: checking IP reputation, malware analysis, looking log management etc. And for saving time, they use some security tools. We listed the best tools/services for security analysts can use during the job. Investigation Process Hacker Great tool for monitoring the systemRead More

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Cyber Security Detection SOC Analyst

Network Forensics: Log Sources

The network is a path to target systems for attackers. This path is divided into 2 sections: Paths inside the organization and the interface that faces outside the organization. Network connections between the devices facing the external interface of the institution and network connections of the devices within the institution are critical for attack detectionRead More

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Cyber Security Detection SOC Analyst

Log Sources for Digital Forensics: Windows and Linux

SOC analysts obtain information on operating systems and analyze these logs in order to detect an attack and reveal the details about the attack. In this article, we will discuss which operating systems are encountered by SOC analysts and the logs that can be examined through these systems. Operating System Fundamentals for the Analyst WhenRead More

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SOC Analyst Levels: Description, Requirements, Career

Who is a SOC Analyst? The security operations center (SOC) analyst is a cybersecurity expert responsible for monitoring and responding to threats to an organization’s IT infrastructure. Tier 1 SOC Analyst Core Task The main task of the Tier 1 SOC analyst is monitoring. He/she performs daily monitoring routines during working hours and examines alarmsRead More

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SOC Analyst Career Without a Degree

In this article, we will talk about what SOC analyst is in general and what skills analyst candidates who want to improve themselves should have. Generally, there is a perception that being a university graduate has to get a degree. University education and having a degree are of course important in the career path. ButRead More

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How to Prepare SOC Analyst Resume

University students may have difficulties in choosing which parts to highlight while preparing their resumes. In this article, we will talk about how a SOC analyst candidate should prepare his/her first resume. I have been working as a SOC analyst, SIEM engineer, and Incident Responder in an enterprise SOC structure environment. So, I have anRead More

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How to Become a SOC Analyst: in 2022

The main task of the cybersecurity analyst is to analyze the threats faced by the organization’s network. It is also referred to as SOC analyst in some sources, so you can think of the security analyst on the rest of the article where you see SOC Analyst. What is a SOC Analyst? SOC Analysts areRead More