Resources of Getting Started in Cyber Security Analyst

Omer Gunal
October 18, 2020
SOC Analyst
Resources of Getting Started in Cyber Security Analyst

We see that the need for soc analysts is constantly increasing in the rising defensive security industry.

General skills that a successful security analyst should have are as follows:

  • Netflow analysis
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Log Analysis
  • Network Monitoring
  • Network Security

We've gathered free / paid resources that you can use to improve these skills. If there is any resource you want to add to the list, please send an e-mail to


  • DetectionLab (Free)
  • (Free/Paid - Blue team training)
  • DetectionLabELK (Free)

Log Analysis

Network Monitoring

Linux Distributions

Memory Analysis Tools

Professional Training

  • FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence (Paid)
  • SEC511: Continuous Monitoring & Security Operations (Paid)
  • SEC445: SIEM Design & Implementation (Paid)
  • AEGIS Certification (Paid)


In the meantime, we have developed a cloud-based application so that you can acquire all these skills. You can start practicing as a member, without any setup. Visit "" to create an account.

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