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How Do I Get Started In Cybersecurity? Career Advice From Cyber Professionals

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We’ve helped literally thousands of young folk get interested in Cybersecurity, and one question we get asked a lot is “How Do I Get Started In Cybersecurity?” So, rather than us give you a ream of content and tips we thought we’d go ahead and ask the professionals for their thoughts!


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Nithun Chand O

Nithun is a Cyber Security, Information Security and Cloud Security Researcher.

What do you do within Cybersecurity?
Just Completed my Master’s degree in Cyber Security.

Did you always want a career in Cybersecurity or do you migrate into it?
I want a career in Cyber Security.

What advice would you give to someone trying to break into Cybersecurity?
Learn the basics.

How important are Cybersecurity Certs and which ones would you advise?
Certs have gone business. Honestly I have no certs but just knowledge and skills.

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