Reading Task: IT Security Specialist [Example]


My name is Sarah and I am an IT Security Specialist.

Basically, IT Security Specialists ensure that a company’s systems are safe from attacks.

To be a good IT Security Specialist you must:

  • Be a creative problem solver
  • Know how to troubleshoot problems
  • Make decisions in high-stress situations
  • Communicate effectively

IT specialists are responsible for:

  • Discovering vulnerabilities
  • Finding risks in networks
  • Monitoring network data
  • Updating hardware and software applications

You can learn more about IT security on Udemy, Future Learn, and Coursera

If you are considering buying a book, you can buy “Cybersecurity For Beginners: Phishing Attacks, Social Engineering, And Incident Management”

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