When you think about cybersecurity, does it sound thrilling or boring? Do you think Mr. Robot or The I.T. Crowd?
The reality is that it can be both, and everything in between. Cybersecurity professionals might chase down malicious hackers, hack into computer systems themselves to test vulnerabilities or dedicate themselves to ensuring that the online world is running safely and smoothly in all kinds of ways. In this field, you're SWAT team member and detective rolled into one.