Mainstream media is filled with stories that cybersecurity personnel are in demand these days, which is convincing some people to consider a career in computer security. But what type of jobs are available and what might interest someone like you? Computer security jobs can be broadly categorized into these general areas:
Securing systems. A person is responsible for implementing security check lists, applying security patches, managing permissions to specific resources and checking log files. System and network administrators typically do this as part of their regular duties for the equipment they manage.