In this walkthrough, we will be covering Junior Security Analyst Intro room from Tryhackme. It is one of the introductory room in Tryhackme SOC Level 1 pathway. This room will teach you regarding the basics of SOC operations and will shed some light on the career in Junior Security Analyst or Triage Specialist role. So, let’s get started.
Task 1 – A career as a Junior (Associate) Security Analyst
Question 1 – What will be your role as a Junior Security Analyst?
Task 2 – Security Operations Center (SOC)
Question 1 – Read the text in the room for the concerned task.
Task 3 – A day In the life of a Junior (Associate) Security Analyst
Question 1 – Click on the green View Site button in this task to open the Static Site Lab and navigate to the security monitoring tool on the right panel to try to identify the suspicious activity.
Question 2 – What was the malicious IP address in the alerts?
Question 3 – To whom did you escalate the event associated with the malicious IP address?
Question 4 – After blocking the malicious IP address on the firewall, what message did the malicious actor leave for you?
Also read: Tryhackme – Intro to LAN
This concludes our walkthrough for this particular room. After completing this room, we can finish on the part that we now know what a Junior level SOC Analyst or Triage Specialist do, what tools are used for the job, How one can prepare for it, following with the Prevention and Response, in cases of incidents. Further, we go through a Day in the life of a Junior Analyst and get the Flag for our last set of questions. On that note, let’s wrap it up and remember to “Hack the Planet”.