The Incident Analyst/Responder role includes a variety of entry-level information security positions focused on responding to cybersecurity incidents. This role requires an understanding of security operations, a foundation of technical skills related to information and network security, and strong communication skills. The Incident Analyst/Responder is one of four entry-level, core cybersecurity roles mapped directly to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model.
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The Certified Computer Security Incident Handler (CSIH) certification path covers the essential information you need to know in order to properly detect, contain and mitigate security incidents. You'll learn the ins and outs of incident response, as well as the tools of the trade used by incident responders on a daily basis.
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The Certified Data Recovery Professional (CDRP) certification path teaches you the fundamentals of hardware data recovery. You'll learn logical recovery for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, RAID arrays, Exchange server and solid state flash NAND drives.
The Computer Incident Response skills path covers computer threats, the technologies and tools used to combat those threats, and the fundamentals of incident response, network forensics and risk management.
The Incident Response Process skills path teaches you how to deal with a security incident, including cyber incident triage, containment and eradication.
The Network Traffic Analysis skills path teaches you how to carry out packet capture and analysis using popular tools like Wireshark.
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Keatron Evans, Infosec instructor and managing consultant at KM Cyber Security, LLC, discusses the path you can take to become an incident responder.
Our Certified Computer Security Incident Handler (CSIH) resource hub includes everything you need to know about the certification, including exam details, incident responder job and salary information, incident response steps and more!
Senior security researcher and Infosec Instructor Jeremy Martin discusses what it takes to be modern-day threat hunter during this on-demand webinar.