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Jay Ferron

I am a self proclaimed geek who has authored, may technical training courses. As a speaker Jay has presented at many events including, user groups, Computer trade shows, DOD and federal conferences, ISPCON, TechEd, and WPC. Jay is on the global board member of GITCA. Past President of ISACA-CT, Past president APCUG and is a Microsoft MVP Enterprise Security. Jay has been a MVP in in Windows, HPC, and Azure.

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July 15th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    In the past, Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) drivers weren’t a typical target for system exploitation, but this has changed in recent years. Many computing applications from desktop to server require more graphics horsepower than ever before and, as such, discrete GPUs are - Read More
 
July 15th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
National Cyber Awareness System:Netgear Router Vulnerabilities06/29/2020 03:44 PM EDTOriginal release date: June 29, 2020    Multiple Netgear router models contain vulnerabilities that a remote attacker can exploit to take control of an affected device.    The - Read More
 
July 15th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Microsoft has released a critical patch impacting all Windows Server Operating System Versions with the DNS role installed. The included affected operating systems are: 2003 – 2019.This patch has a significant risk of being exploited, and if an attacker successfully exploited the - Read More
 
July 15th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) has released Draft NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-181 Revision 1, Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity (NICE Framework). The NICE Framework is a fundamental reference for describing and sharing information about cybersecurity - Read More
 
July 15th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Active Investigation into Outlook Crashing on LaunchThere is a new symptom of Outlook is crashing on launch starting 7/15.   A fix has been published but will take time to propagate to worldwide availability.   Outlook will automatically look for the fix on launch, so if this - Read More
 
June 23rd, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    Sometimes malware can be a one-hit wonder: show up on the scene, cause chaos, and then never be troublesome again after exploits are patched and antivirus scanners are updated to help protect against it. Sometimes, however, a piece of malware just keeps reappearing with - Read More
 
June 19th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Treck TCP/IP Stack (Update A)Legal NoticeAll information products included in https://us-cert.gov/ics are provided "as is" for informational purposes only. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) does not provide any warranties of any kind regarding any information contained within - Read More
 
June 13th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Using a new tool specifically designed for security testing on USB drivers, a group of cybersecurity specialists discovered 26 new security flaws present in various operating systems.Read the white paper https://nebelwelt.net/files/20SEC3.pdf - Read More
 
June 13th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    The critical flaws are part of Cisco's June 3 semi-annual advisory bundle for IOS XE and IOS networking software, which includes 23 advisories describing 25 vulnerabilities.      The 9.8 out of 10 severity bug, CVE-2020-3227, concerns the - Read More
 
June 13th, 2020 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    Named Tycoon after references in the code, this ransomware has been active since December 2019 and looks to be the work of cyber criminals who are highly selective in their targeting. The malware also uses an uncommon deployment technique that helps stay hidden on compromised - Read More
 

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