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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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January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
  Security is an essential component of High-Performance Computing (HPC). NIST, in collaboration with National Science Foundation (NSF), hosts the 3rd High-Performance Computing Security Workshop on March 15-16, 2023 at NCCoE (National Cybersecurity Center of - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 The NIST AI RMF is a framework to manage risks to individuals, organizations, and society associated with artificial intelligence (AI). The Framework is intended for voluntary use  to improve the ability to incorporate trustworthiness considerations into the design, development, use, and - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 At Microsoft, our mission is to help you achieve more, so we’re making certifications, and the resources to learn, prepare, and get certified, free to all eligible students, starting with fundamentals certifications through June 2023.Technology is changing the future of work. In every industry, - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
This is a post from Microsoft. On January 13th, Windows Security and Microsoft Defender for Endpoint customers may have experienced a series of false positive detections for the Attack Surface Reduction (ASR) rule "Block Win32 API calls from Office macro" after updating to security intelligence - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Ever wanted to do a practice test before sitting for a Microsoft certification? You are in luck as Microsoft is starting to offer free practice tests for Microsoft certifications directly on Microsoft Learn!Practice Tests released on Microsoft Learn  Working on your certification goals and looking - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Cybersecurity Framework 2.0 Concept Paper: The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) helps organizations better understand, manage, reduce, and communicate cybersecurity risks. NIST is updating the CSF to keep pace with the evolving cybersecurity landscape.  The CSF 2.0 Concept Paper - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 On December 5, 2022, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) released for public comment the preliminary draft of NIST Special Publication (SP) 1800-36A: Executive Summary, Trusted Internet of Things (IoT) Device Network-Layer Onboarding and Lifecycle Management. The public comment - Read More
 
January 14th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The automotive industry is facing significant challenges from increased cybersecurity risk and adoption of AI and opportunities from rapid technological innovations. NIST is setting up this community of interest (COI) to allow the industry to discuss, comment, and provide input on the work that - Read More
 
January 14th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST is announcing the initial public drafts of NIST SP 800-157r1 (Revision 1), Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials, and NIST SP 800-217, Guidelines for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Federation. These two SPs complement Federal Information Processing - Read More
 
January 8th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Ransomware continues to be one of the most prevalent and impactful threats affecting organizations, with attackers constantly evolving their techniques and expanding their tradecraft to cast a wider net of potential targets. This is evident in the range of industries, systems, and platforms - Read More
 

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