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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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October 20th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
NIST invites comments on Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-179 Revision 1, Guide to Securing macOS 10.12 Systems for IT Professionals: A NIST Security Configuration Checklist. This publication assists IT professionals in securing macOS 10.12 desktop and laptop systems within various environments - Read More
 
October 20th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
For the past four years, thousands of servers may have been subject to an  extremely simple authentication bypass vulnerability. CVE-2018-10933 affects libssh versions since 0.6.0, an implementation library for Secure Shell (SSH) that was released in 2014. It is limited only to certain - Read More
 
October 20th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) are being recognized as one of the biggest cyber threats in the industry today. There are many groups globally behind the numerous attacks of this type in recent history. Three major cyber incidents that garnered global attention were the BlackEnergy power grid - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The 10C update for Windows Server 2016 has just been published, it includes critical updates for Storage Spaces Direct deployments and we recommend all customers aggressively adopt.  This update addresses all top known supportability issues. October 18, 2018—KB4462928 (OS Build - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The 2018 NY Metro Joint Cyber Security WEBINAR will take place on Thursday October 18th. NYMJCSC is now in its fifth year; featuring keynotes, panels and sessions aimed at various aspects of information security and technology. This year will feature a webinar format allowing NYMJCSC to reach - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
This new app from NYCAlerts you to unsecure Wi-Fi networks, unsafe apps in Android, system tampering & morHelps you protect your phone and your privacy$0 to download, $0 to use, no in-app purchases, no adsHow does the app help protect me?The app detects potential threats in real time to your - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
f you haven’t frozen your credit reports yet, this could be your moment.Under the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, freezing your credit at all three major credit bureaus — Equifax(1-800-525-6285 - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
NIST has released a second draft of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-52 Revision 2,Guidelines for the Selection, Configuration, and Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) Implementations. It provides guidance for selecting and configuring TLS protocol implementations that utilize NIST-recommended - Read More
 
October 18th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
As a public Service announcement I am copy and posting this on my blog. The original content comes form CENTER FOR CYBER SAFETY AND EDUCATION, We have all seen the devastation and trail of destruction that events such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and earthquakes can cause. But before you - Read More
 
October 5th, 2018 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Several research labs have been releasing their finding on a new take of DNSChanger.  A new router-based exploit known as GhostDNS seems to be made up of three variations of DNSChanger.  By using Shell DNSChanger, Js DNSChanger, and PyPhp DNSChanger, GhostDNS can infect over 70 different - Read More
 

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