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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 26th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Ransomware is a type of malicious attack where attackers encrypt an organization’s data and demand payment to restore access. Attackers may also steal an organization’s information and demand an additional payment in return for not disclosing the information to authorities, competitors, or the - Read More
 
January 26th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
NIST today released its Artificial Intelligence Risk Management Framework (AI RMF 1.0), a guidance document for voluntary use by organizations designing, developing, deploying or using AI systems to help manage the risks of AI technologies. The Framework seeks to cultivate trust in AI technologies - Read More
 
January 25th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST requests public comments on NIST IR 8214C ipd (initial public draft), NIST First Call for Multi-Party Threshold Schemes, for primitives organized into two categories: Cat1: selected NIST-specified primitives Cat2: other primitives not specified by NIST The report specifies the - Read More
 
January 24th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Here is a list of the new state data privacy statutes slated to come online in 2023:(1) Most of the provisions of the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) become effective on Jan. 1, 2023. CPRA amended the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which had already created a number of individual - Read More
 
January 24th, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
THIS IS A POST I FOUND ON MICROSOFT HEREWith the growing adoption and support of IPv6 across enterprise networks, service providers, and devices, many customers are wondering if their users can continue to access their services and applications from IPv6 clients and IPv6 networks.   Today, we’re - Read More
 
January 23rd, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
I been telling people if you are going to use a password manager understand the settings and configuration issues. This is true of all software. I have said over and over again. Use on each site different, a strong password and change them regularly. and go to multi-factor solutions.I found a great - Read More
 
January 23rd, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE2022-39Washington D.C., March 9, 2022 —The Securities and Exchange Commission today proposed amendments to its rules to enhance and standardize disclosures regarding cybersecurity risk management, strategy, governance, and incident reporting by public companies."Over the years - Read More
 
January 21st, 2023 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Note to Reviewers NIST is publishing this concept paper to seek additional input on the structure and direction of the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF or Framework) before crafting a draft of CSF 2.0. This concept paper outlines more significant potential changes that NIST is considering in - Read More
 
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
 

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