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Occupation information matching Computer Technician
15-1122.00   Information Security Analysts

O*NET SOC Title
Lay Titles
Computer Technician
Computer Information Security Analyst
Computer Operations Manager
Computer Programmer
Computer Security Analyst
Computer Security Coordinator
Computer Security Information Specialist
Computer Security Specialist
Computer Security Specialists
Computer Specialist
Computer Systems Technician
Computer Systems Manager
Computer Systems Security Analyst
Cryptological Technician
PC Analyst (Personal Computer Analyst)
O*NET SOC Description
Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses.
O*NET SOC Tasks
Confer with users to discuss issues such as computer data access needs, security violations, and programming changes.
Coordinate implementation of computer system plan with establishment personnel and outside vendors.
Develop plans to safeguard computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure and to meet emergency data processing needs.
Document computer security and emergency measures policies, procedures, and tests.
Modify computer security files to incorporate new software, correct errors, or change individual access status.
Monitor current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems.
Monitor use of data files and regulate access to safeguard information in computer files.
Review violations of computer security procedures and discuss procedures with violators to ensure violations are not repeated.
Detailed Work Activities
Develop computer or information security policies or procedures.
Implement security measures for computer or information systems.
Test computer system operations to ensure proper functioning.
Train others in computer interface or software use.
Troubleshoot issues with computer applications or systems.