|Collaborates with users to discuss computer data access needs, to identify security threats and violations, and to identify and recommend needed programming or process changes.
Uses data encryption, firewalls, and other appropriate security tools and applications to conceal and protect transfers of confidential digital information.
Develops and implements plans to safeguard digital data from accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure; adheres to emergency data processing needs.
Reviews violations of security procedures; provides training to ensure violations do not recur.
Monitors and restricts access to sensitive, confidential, or other high-security data.
Modifies security files and applications as able and necessary to provide specialized access, allow new software to be installed or integrated, or correct errors.
Performs risk assessments, audits, and tests to ensure proper functioning of data processing activities and security measures.
Safeguards system security and improves overall server and network efficiency by training users and promoting security awareness.
Determines when to update virus protection systems by monitoring current reports of computer viruses; facilitates or performs needed updates.
Performs other related duties as assigned.