What does an information risk analyst do? | Cybersecurity Career Series

Information risk analysts conduct objective, fact-based risk assessments on existing and new systems and technologies, and communicate findings to all stakeholders within the information system. They also identify opportunities to improve the risk posture of the organization and continuously monitor risk tolerance.

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0:00 – Information risk analyst career
0:30 – Day-to-day tasks of an information risk analyst
2:09 – How to become an information risk analyst
4:00 – Training for an information risk analyst role
5:42 – Skills an information risk analyst needs
9:24 – Tools information risk analysts use
10:51 – Jobs for information risk analysts
13:08 – Other jobs information risk analysts can do
18:05 – First steps to becoming an information risk analyst

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