The job of a security operations center (SOC) analyst is crucial. They maintain information and network security by detecting, investigating, and remediating cybersecurity threats. SOC analysts are on the front lines in an organization’s battle against cyber threats and test existing cybersecurity infrastructure for vulnerabilities and weaknesses in order to make improvements.
We sat down with Leo Pryor, ECS SOC analyst, to discuss the day-to-day challenges that SOC analysts face, the important and rewarding nature of their work, and why cybersecurity is a critical field for skilled professionals interested in meeting the moment and making a difference.
ECS delivers SOC-as-a-service, endpoint security platform-as-a-service, vulnerability management, and continuous monitoring solutions to leading enterprises across government and industry. The ECS SOC is powered by more than 50 unique commercial and open-source intelligence feeds and a cyber threat intelligence team that currently tracks more than 17,000 adversaries.
Working as a SOC analyst with ECS means doing work that matters, expanding your knowledge and expertise, and protecting some of the world’s most-targeted networks.
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