IT and Business Insights for SMB Solution Providers

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.

My information Resource
August 13th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) team at NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) invites public comments on volumes C-D of a preliminary draft practice guide “Implementing a Zero Trust Architecture”. This guide summarizes how the NCCoE and its collaborators are using - Read More
 
August 13th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The PNT cybersecurity profile is part of NIST’s response to the February 12, 2020, Executive Order (EO) 13905, Strengthening National Resilience Through Responsible Use of Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Services. The EO notes that “the widespread adoption of PNT services means disruption or - Read More
 
July 21st, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released a new draft project description, Software Supply Chain and DevOps Security Practices: Implementing a Risk-Based Approach to DevSecOps. Publication of this project description begins a process to solicit public comments for the - Read More
 
July 21st, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 The initial public draft of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-66r2 (Revision 2), Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule: A Cybersecurity Resource Guide, is now available for public comment. The HIPAA Security Rule specifically focuses on - Read More
 
July 20th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Comment Period Extended for NIST SP 1800-34, Validating the Integrity of Computing Devices The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has published, for public comment, a draft of NIST SP 1800-34, Validating the Integrity of Computing Devices. Please download the document and share - Read More
 
July 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Today, NIST is seeking public comments on NIST IR 8409 ipd (initial public draft), Measuring the Common Vulnerability Scoring System Base Score Equation. Calculating the severity of information technology vulnerabilities is important for prioritizing vulnerability remediation and helping to - Read More
 
July 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST is in the process of a periodic review and maintenance of its cryptography standards and guidelines.    This announcement initiates the review of Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 180-4, Secure Hash Standard (SHS), 2015. NIST requests public comments on all aspects of FIPS 180-4 - Read More
 
July 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Traditional business impact analyses (BIAs) have been successfully used for business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) by triaging damaged infrastructure recovery actions that are primarily based on the duration and cost of system outages (i.e., availability compromise). However, BIA - Read More
 
July 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
NIST is leveraging the new Special Publication (SP) 800-53 Public Comment Site for its first round of public comments. Participate in the inaugural 30-day public comment period for a minor (errata) release of SP 800-53, Revision 5, Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and - Read More
 
July 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information: Pre-Draft Call for Comments on the CUI Series NIST is seeking information for a planned update of the Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) series of publications, starting with Special Publication (SP) 800-171, Protecting Controlled Unclassified - Read More
 

Pages