InfoSec Career Hacking: Sell Your Skillz, Not Your Soul: Sell Your Skillz, Not Your Soul [NOOK Book]

Overview

"InfoSec Career Hacking" starts out by describing the many, different InfoSec careers available including Security Engineer, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Auditor, Security Administrator, Programmer, and Security Program Manager. The particular skills required by each of these jobs will be described in detail, allowing the reader to identify the most appropriate career choice for them. Next, the book describes how the reader can build his own test laboratory to further enhance his existing skills and begin to learn new skills and
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InfoSec Career Hacking: Sell Your Skillz, Not Your Soul: Sell Your Skillz, Not Your Soul

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Overview

"InfoSec Career Hacking" starts out by describing the many, different InfoSec careers available including Security Engineer, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Auditor, Security Administrator, Programmer, and Security Program Manager. The particular skills required by each of these jobs will be described in detail, allowing the reader to identify the most appropriate career choice for them. Next, the book describes how the reader can build his own test laboratory to further enhance his existing skills and begin to learn new skills and techniques. The authors also provide keen insight on how to develop the requisite soft skills to migrate form the hacker to corporate world.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780080489032
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 6/2/2005
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 448
  • File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

Defining InfoSec Jobs ; Analyzing Your Skill ; Corporate vs. Government Careers ; Building Your Own Attack Test Lab ; Translating Your Hacking Skills to Career Skills ; Selling Your Skills ; Applying Your Skills to Your New Job ; Problem Solving on the Job ; Climbing the Corporate Ladder
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 18, 2013

    Simeone

    Walks around

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    Si

    Durrrrr. XD

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 23, 2005

    Achieving Success in Information Security

    Do you desire a job in Information Security? If so, ¿InfoSec Career Hacking, Sell Your Skillz, Not your Soul¿ is the information you have been seeking. It covers pertinent security laws, preparation you must complete prior to submitting an application, how to evaluate information security position listings, résumés, pros and cons of certifications, ethics, corporate culture, and presenting your skills in the best light throughout the interview process. The text was meant for individuals knowledgeable in information security or seeking to become knowledgeable. If you need a yardstick to measure your abilities against in security, encryption, client-server, IDS, firewalls, root kits, and building your own working lab to practice attack and defense, this book was meant for you. David Burris, Ph.D., CCP

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