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Security Engineer Interview Questions

"When hiring a security engineer, employers want to make sure they select candidates who have the technical knowledge of information security software and hardware to ensure their data will be kept safe in the event of a disaster, whether it be an earthquake or a hacker attack. Before attending an interview for this position, prepare to answer a lot of technical questions that will determine the extent of your understanding of information security systems and how they can be used to protect important data."

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What kind of position are you looking for?

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Security Technology Engineer

If you could have a super power (invisibility or flying) which would you choose and why?

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How would you detect a DDOS attack? How does the kernel know which function to call for the user? How would you go about reverse-engineering a custom protocol packet?

Everything from basics. Vlans, Subnetting, HSRP, STP, BGP etc.

Can you tell me how you did the pentest in steps and which tools you think is useful and why?

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