Security careers

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Security careers
Hi, I wanted to know what I should do to pursue a field in IT Security. My dream goal is to start a private IT security firm and accomplish contracts for companies and governments around the globe. Obviously, however, I know I need to get experience first. Do any of you have an idea on what major I should pursue and certifications? I plan on getting an undergrad in Accounting Information Systems (a good choice because my professors believe most security deals with financial data) and a Masters in Information Technology Management. Any help is appreciated, thanks!

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well for it security there are many certs that is out there…i will name you at least 2.

1. cissp
2. ethical hacking
3. products specialization (routers / firewalls / ips / antivirus)

I am actually doing IT security too…

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