Resume - Complete Version

 

1. Personal Information

Name

:

YURI DIOGENES

Citizenship

:

Brazilian

E-mail

:

yuridiogenes@hotmail.com

Idioms

: Portuguese (Native), English (Advanced) and Spanish (Basic).

2. Summary

About me

:

Working on IT field since 1994, has a MBA from FGV in Brazil and currently I'm a candidate for a Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity Intelligence & Forensics from the UTICA College. Currently I currently work for Microsoft as Senior Technical Writer in the in the Server and Cloud Division Information Experience Group, prior to join this group I was working at Windows Security Team and prior to that worked at Microsoft CSS as a Senior Security Support Escalation Engineer in the Forefront Edge Security Team. I'm a co-author of Forefront TMG Administrator’s Companion book from Microsoft Press, co-author of other three books about Forefront (UAG, TMG and FPE) from Microsoft Press and also co-author of a Security+ book (in Portuguese). I currently hold several industry certifications, including CISSP, E|CEH, E|CSA, CompTIA, Security+, CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certified, CompTIA Network+, CASP, MCSE, MCTS, MCT and many other Microsoft certifications.

3. Education

 

 

Master in Cybersecurity - Intelligence and Forensics at UTICA - 2012 (in progress)

 

 

MBA - Master in Business Administration FGV, Brazil - 2006

    Specialization in Telecommunication and Network Computers at CEFET, Brazil, (Incomplete) - 2003

 

 

Graduate in Management of Network Computers at FGF, Brazil - 2003

 

 

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows NT 4

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer + Internet (MCSE+I)

 

 

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows 2000

 

 

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) on Windows 2000

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator + Messaging on Windows 2000 and 2003

 

 

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) + Messaging on Windows 2000
    Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) on Windows 2003
    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows 2003
    CompTIA Network+ Certified
    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) + Messaging on Windows 2003
    Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
    CompTIA Security+ Certified

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) + Security on Windows 2000

 

 

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) + Security on Windows 2003

   

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) + Security on Windows 2000

   

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) + Security on Windows 2003

 

 

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Vista, Configuring

 

 

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Windows Vista, Enterprise Support Technician - Windows Vista

    Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSA) on Windows Server 2008
    Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuration
    Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuration
    Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuration

 

 

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): ISA Server 2006, Configuring

 

 

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Forefront Client and Server, Configuring

 

 

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Windows Server 2008 Server Administrator

 

 

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Administrator

    Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®)
    Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Internals
    E|Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
    E|Certified Security Analyst (CSA)
    CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certified
    CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
Training since 2004    
-    

2012 

-

TakeDownCon Hacking Conference

EC-Council

Dallas - Texas

-    

 

-

Network Assurance

Texas Engineering Extension Service

Texas A&M University in Cooperation with Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

-    

 

-

Cyber Incident Analysis and Response

Texas Engineering Extension Service

Texas A&M University in Cooperation with Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

-    

2011 

-

TakeDownCon Hacking Conference

EC-Council

Dallas - TX

-    

 

-

BlueHat Security Conference

Microsoft

Redmond - WA

-    

2010 

-

TechReady 10

Microsoft

Seattle - WA

-    

 

-

CSS Forefront Edge Security Summit

Microsoft

Porto - Portugal

-    

2009 

-

Escalation Engineer Academy (1 year program - 2009/2010)

Subjects:

 

• Programming with C++
• Native Debugging
• Windows Architecture
• CLR Architecture / Managed Debugging
• Windows Networking

 

Microsoft CSS Security USA

Las Colinas - TX

-    

 

-

Introduction to C++

Brookhaven College

Farmers Branch - TX

-    

 

-

Forefront Server Security for Exchange

Microsoft CSS Security USA

Las Colinas - TX

-    

 

-

TechReady 8

Microsoft

Seattle - WA

-    

2008 

-

(ISC)2 CISSP CBK Review Seminar

(ISC)2

Dallas - TX

-    

 

-

Technical Leadership Program

Microsoft CSS USA

Seattle - TX

-    

 

-

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - Networking

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

-    

 

-

Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG) 2007

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

-    

2007 

-

TechReady 5

Microsoft USA

Seattle - WA

-    

2006 

-

User Mode Debug

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
 

-

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 - Setup

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
  -

Microsoft Windows Vista - Performance

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
 

-

Microsoft Windows Vista - Networking

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     

2005 

-

Microsoft Windows Cluster Internship

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
  -

EMC FullTime RepliStore Administration

Dell Computers/EMC Legato

Round Rock - TX

     
 

-

CISSP

Austin Community College

Austin - TX

     

2004 

-

Microsoft Exchange Admin Troubleshooting

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     

 

 -

Microsoft Exchange Transport Troubleshooting

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
 

-

Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Troubleshooting

Microsoft PSS USA

Las Colinas - TX

     
 

-

ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) Levels: 2,3 and 4

North Lake College

Irving - TX

     

5. Experience

Microsoft Corporation

:

 

Title

:

Senior Technical Writer

Period at Microsoft

:

January 2006 - present

Activities

:

Current Team:

·    Currently working at Solutions and Cloud Division - Foundations Security Group in the iX (Information Experience Organization). Team responsible for writing about Private Cloud Security, Private Cloud and Cloud Technologies using Windows Server 2012.

·    Some of the deliverables are located in this page.

·    Co-host of the Security Talk show From End to Edge and Beyond.

·    Contributor of the TechNet Wiki initiative.

 

Team that I worked from February 2011 to February 2012:

·    Currently working at Windows iX IT PRO Security Team in the iX (Information Experience) Organization. Team responsible for writing about Windows Security features, in particular UAC, TPM, Secure Boot, Hosted Cloud, WSUS and Certificates.

·    Some of the deliverables are located in the Windows Server Security Page.

·    Co-host of the Security Talk show From End to Edge and Beyond.

·    Contributor of the TechNet Wiki initiative.

 

Position from October 2007 to February 2011:

·    Title:  Sr Security Support Escalation Engineer

·    Responsible for handling escalations from cases open around the world related to ISA Server and Microsoft TMG. Act as a mentor for FrontLine Engineers in India, Brazil and Argentina.

·     Responsible for writing articles and maintain the Community site Tales from the Edge and ISA Server Team Blog (http://blogs.technet.com/isablog).

·     Won CPE (Customer and Partner Experience) Champion Award in FY2008.

·     Co-Author of Forefront TMG 2010 Administrator's Companion Book for Microsoft Press (http://www.mstmgbook.org).

·     Co-Author of Deploying Forefront UAG 2010, Deploying TMG 2010 and Forefront Protection 2010 for Microsoft Press.

·     Wrote and Managed the TMG 2010 Migration Workshop Project in partnership with PFE.

·     Participated in the CSS Technical Leadership Program 2008-2009.

·     Also helps TSPs on the market to close deals with TMG by helping them on Proof of Concept and deliver webcasts about TMG. Delivered breakout sessions at TechReady and TechED Brazil.

 

Entry Position at Microsoft (January 2006 to September 2007):

·    Title:  Support Engineer

·     Originally joined to Microsoft to be member of Latin America Premier Support Services

·     Support Engineer in the MS LATAM Platform Team

·     Specialty in Windows Networking but also handle cases related to Performance, Cluster, ISA Server and some Setup issues like Stop Errors (Blue Screen)

·    Mentoring the second tier engineers on the Networking Specialty
Write articles for the LATAM Team Blog
Write online seminar training for Microsoft Technet Brazil related to Windows NLB.
Write articles for Microsoft Technet Brazil Media Center and TechNet Magazine.

·     Co-Author of the NetWiz Tool available at Codeplex.

DELL Inc.

:

Support Services, Round Rock Campus - Texas - USA

   

Recomendation Letter

Title

:

Network Support Advisor

Period

:

August 2004 – January 2006

Activities

:

·    Member of the Networking Operating System (NOS) Team.

·    Escalation point for Microsoft Exchange and Windows Platform.

·    Delivered customized trainings regarding Exchange Transport, Windows, Networking and other technologies to the NOS, Gold and Silver Teams.

·    Member of the Team responsible implementing case documentation at Dell. The BPI (Business Project Improvement), for this project was recognize for saving time to fill logs and document case solutions.
Promoted from Network Engineer Analyst to Network Support Advisor after six months at Dell.
Won the Bronze Award for offer a great Customer Satisfaction in the First Quarter (Q1 2005).
Won the Gold Award for the best Customer Satisfaction metric on the NOS Team in the Second Quarter (Q2 2005).

·    Won the Excellence Award for the excellent performance and for go beyond the expectation on the job duty - July 2005.

·    Worked as Team Leader for the After Hours POD, coaching and mentoring other technicians on troubleshooting methodology for Windows/Exchange and deployment in a secure manner.

 

Microsoft Corporation

:

Premier Support Services, Las Colinas Campus - Texas - USA

Title

:

Support Engineer 3 - Subcontracted by a Vendor Partner (Computer Consulting Technologies Incorporation)

   

Recomendation Letter

Period

:

December 2003 – July 2004

Activities

:

·    Member of the Latin America Premier Support Services;

·    Support Engineer in the Messaging Team;

·    Specialty in  Microsoft Exchange 5.5, 2000 and 2003;

·    Worked on incidents opened by Latin America Customers;

 

LanLink Informática Ltda

:

Support Services, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Support Analyst

Period

:

October 1999 – November 2003

   

Recomendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Worked implementing, administering and supporting Microsoft and Cisco Products.

·    Network Consultant for projects involving Microsoft and Cisco products.

·    Coordinated IT projects at LanLink customer’s site.

·    MCT for Microsoft Official Curriculum courses (Windows NT track, Proxy, TCP/IP, Windows 2000 and Exchange 2000 track).

·     Trainer and responsible for creating the Cisco CCNA certification course at LanLink.

 

SENAC-CE

:

Computer Training, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

IT Consultant

Period

:

Nov/2002 – Nov/2003

Activities

:

·    Worked as an IT consultant

·    Member of the internal council responsible for defining new business projects to SENAC.

 

FGF

:

University, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Professor

Period

:

Jan/2003 – Dec/2003

   

Recomendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Professor of Operating Systems and Computer Networks disciplines.

 

Intermicro

:

Network Services, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Network support

Period

:

Jan/99 - Sep/99

Activities

:

-          Worked implementing, administering, supporting and as a consultant for computer networks using Microsoft Windows 3.11, Microsoft Windows 95 and Microsoft Windows NT operating systems;

-          Help Desk responsible for Microsoft products;

-          Manager of the Training/Support department;

 

Home School Editora Ltda

:

Training, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Network support

Period

:

Jan/98 - Jan/99

    Recomendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Wrote technical books for the IT training.

·    Trainer in the Administering Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Microsoft Windows 95 and Network Essentials courses.

·    Supported the company’s network.

 

Evolução Informática - Microsoft Solution Provider

:

Computer Training and Support, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Instructor

Period

:

Nov/96 - Feb/98

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Responsible for leading the company to become member of the Microsoft Solution Provider program.

·    Instructor of Windows 95, Windows NT and networking courses.

·    Coordinated the Department of Technical Publications.

 

IDACE

:

Agency of the Government of the State, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

IT Consult

Period

:

Jan/97 - Jan/98

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Planning and implementing the Networking Services, Backup;

·     Responsible for define best practices to the network environment;

IPLANCE

:

Agency of the Government of the State, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Subcontracted

:

OCS Ltda

Title

:

Designer/programmer

Period

:

Nov/95 - Nov/96

Activities

:

·    Developed projects in the graphical design area using CorelDRAW and PhotoPAINT;

·     Developed computer systems using Delphi 1.0;

 

SW Informática

:

Computer Training, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Instructor

Period

:

Apr/95 - Nov/96

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

·    Support to the company’s network, administering a Novell 3.11;

·     Technical instructor (Fácil, QuatroPRO, DBASE III, Windows 3.1, Word 6 e Excel 4)

 

CETREDE
(UFC University
)

:

Training, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Title

:

Computer operator

Period

:

May/93 - May/95

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

-          Computer operation using the softwares MS-DOS 5.0, Windows 3.1 and Fácil, WordStar, QuatroPro and DBASE III PLUS applications;

-          Instructor in the Word 2 e Windows 3.1 courses

6. Main IT Projects

Telemar

:

Telecommunications Company in Brazil

Period

:

Oct/99 – Nov/2000

Environment

:

Microsoft Windows NT Server, Exchange Server 5.5 Enterprise (with 16 site connectors), Cisco Routers and Switches (Layer 2).

Subcontracted

:

LanLink Informática Ltda

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

Windows Administrator in an environment using Microsoft Backoffice products. The environment has 1.500 local workstations, 500 remote workstations and 20 servers.

 

 

 

Metalic

:

Recycling Industry

Environment

:

Microsoft Windows NT, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Enterprise and Microsoft Exchange 2000 Enterprise.

Period

:

Aug/2001

Subcontracted

:

LanLink Informática Ltda

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

Migration of Microsoft Windows NT for Windows 2000 with Active Directory and Exchange 5.5 for Exchange 2000.

 

 

 

RIGAV

 

High speed Network (ATM)

Subcontracted

:

LanLink Informática Ltda

Period

:

Nov/2001 – Aug/2002

    Recommendation Letter

Activities

:

Implementation of a 155 Mbps backbone in the main secretariats of the State Government, in the Administrative Campus and linking to others government agencies using Frame Relay.

 

 

 

JMacêdo Alimentos

:

Food Industry

Subcontracted

:

LanLink Informática Ltda

Period

:

Jun/2002 – Feb/2003

Activities

:

Migration from Windows NT to Windows 2000 in Fortaleza headquarters, Migration of Exchange 5.5 to Exchange 2000 in Fortaleza headquarters and planning the migration of remote branch offices (8). Beyond the hands on implementation I also worked as project manager.

 

 

 

Banco do Nordeste do Brazil

:

Federal Bank of Brazil

Subcontracted

:

LanLink Informática Ltda

Period

:

May/2002 – Apr/2003

Activities

:

Microsoft Technician Account Manager (TAM), responsible for customer's contract, arranging meetings with the customer to prospect new projects and improvement in the environment.

 

 

 

 

7. Training / Workshop Taught

Training or workshop delivered since 2003
-
   

2012

-

National Information Security Group - Dallas Chapter (May Meeting)

1 breakout session:

  • Understanding Private Cloud Security

Dallas - TX

 

-

DFW IT PRO Meeting (May Meeting)

1 breakout session:

  • Understanding and Deploying Hosted Privated Cloud: Concepts & Implementation

Dallas - TX

 

-

Share Cloud Dallas

1 breakout session:

  • A Solution for Private Cloud Security

Dallas - TX

2011

-

Microsoft TechED Brazil 2011

3 breakout sessions:

  • Section 1: Migration to the Cloud and On-Premise Security

  • Section 2: Troubleshooting Forefront TMG 2010 Deep Dive

  • Section 3: Windows Threats and Countermeasures

Sao Paulo - Brazil

 

-

Microsoft TechReady 13

2 breakout sessions:

  • Section1: Migration to the Cloud and On-Premise Security: Why It Is Still Important to Keep your Internal Network Secure?

  • Section 2: Preparing Your Network Perimeter For The Cloud

Seattle - WA

 

-

Microsoft MVP Summit 2011

2 breakout sessions:

  • Presentation about Forefront TMG Performance

  • Network Inspection System (NIS)

Redmond - WA

 

-

Migration to the Cloud and On-Premise Security

Microsoft TechPE Day

Recife - Brazil

 

-

Migration to the Cloud and On-Premise Security

Microsoft Security Day V2

Fortaleza - Brazil

2010

-

TMG Workshop

Microsoft Brazil

Sao Paulo - Brazil

 

-

CSS Security Summit

Presentation about Troubleshooting Performance issues on TMG

Porto - Portugal

 

-

TechReady 10

Presented two breakout sessions:

> Migrating from ISA Server to TMG 2010

> Four Layers of Protection with TMG 2010

Seattle - WA

2009

-

WebCast for Infosecurity Program (MSFT Only): Protecting your Network with Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG)

Microsoft

Las Colinas - TX

 

-

ISA Server 2006 Workshop

Microsoft Premier

Dallas - TX

 

-

TechReady 8

Presented one breakout session

- Forefront TMG – SMTP Protection & Stirling Integration

Seattle - WA

2008

-

ISA Server 2006 / IAG 2007 Workshop

Microsoft Brazil

Sao Paulo - Brazil

 

-

TechEd Brazil 2008

Presented two breakout sessions:

- Forefront TMG

- IAG 2007

Microsoft

Sao Paulo - Brazil

 

-

WebCast: New features of ISA Server 2006 SP1

Online Webcast in Portuguese

Microsoft

Las Colinas - TX

 

-

Brownbag: Troubleshooting ISA Server loosing Secure Channel

Internal Training for ISA Server Team at Microsoft

Las Colinas - TX
 

2007

-

Training: Packet Analyzes Triage

Microsoft - Latam Team

Las Colinas - TX
1 Class: April

 

-

Training: Troubleshooting Issues where ISA Server seems to be the problem

Microsoft - Latam Team

Las Colinas - TX
1 Class: March

 

-

Training: Improvements in Windows Vista TCP/IP

Microsoft - Latam Team

Las Colinas - TX
1 Class: July

 

-

Seminar: Novos Recursos de Rede do Windows Vista

MSFor and Technet Brazil

Faculdade Farias Brito

Fortaleza - CE - Brazil
1 Class: June

2006

-

Training: Windows Internals Essentials

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX
1 Class: January

2005

-

Training: Exchange Essentials

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX
2 Classes: May and December

 

-

Workshop: Exchange Setup Troubleshooting

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX
2 Classes: May and December

 

-

Training:  MOC 2400 Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2003

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX

1 Class: July

 

-

Workshop:  Exchange Transport Troubleshooting

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX
2 Classes: May and December

 

-

Workshop:  Windows Crash Analyses

LanLink Informatica

Fortaleza - CE - Brazil
1 Class: September

 

-

Workshop:  Exchange Troubleshooting

LanLink Informatica

Fortaleza - CE - Brazil
1 Class: September

2004

-

Training:  MOC 2400 Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2003

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX

1 Class: August

-

Training:  Troubleshooting Techniques with MPSReports

Dell Computers - NOS Team

Round Rock - TX

1 Class: November

2003

-

Training: Cisco CCNA Certification
Lanlink Informática
Fortaleza - CE (Brazil)
 

-

Trainig: MOC 1572C Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange 2000
Lanlink Informática
Fortaleza - CE (Brazil)
 

-

Workshop: New Techonologies of Internetworking by Cisco
CONBRATEC - LanLink Informática
Recife - PE (Brazil)

 

8. Technical Publication

Magazine:

:

ISSA Journal

Publisher

:

ISSA

Article Title

:

Understanding Private Cloud Security

Published

:

May 2012

     

Magazine:

:

ISSA Journal

Publisher

:

ISSA

Article Title

:

Protecting your Weakest Point: On-Premise Resources

Published

:

May 2011

     

Book Title:

:

Certificação Security+

Publisher

:

Editora Novaterra

Language

:

Portuguese

Published

:

April 2011 (more info here)

     

Book Title:

:

Deploying Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server

Publisher

:

Microsoft Press

Language

:

English

Published

:

November 2010 (more info here)

     

Book Title:

:

Deploying Forefront Unified Access Gateway

Publisher

:

Microsoft Press

Language

:

English

Published

:

November 2010 (more info here)

     

Book Title:

:

Deploying Forefront Threat Management Gateway

Publisher

:

Microsoft Press

Language

:

English

Published

:

November 2010 (more info here)

     

Book Title:

:

Forefront Threat Management Gateway Administrator's Companion

Publisher

:

Microsoft Press

Language

:

English

Published

:

February 2010 (more info here)

     

Magazine:

:

Microsoft TechNet Magazine - February 2011 Issue

Publisher

:

Microsoft

Article Title

:

Microsoft Forefront: Secure Access to Your Cloud Services

    m

Magazine:

:

Microsoft TechNet Magazine - February 2009 Issue

Publisher

:

Microsoft

Article Title

:

Malware Inspection at the Perimeter

    m

Magazine:

:

Microsoft TechNet Magazine - September 2008 Issue

Publisher

:

Microsoft

Article Title

:

Enhance TS Gateway Security with ISA Server 2006

    m

Book Title:

:

Certificação Cisco CCNA

Publisher

:

Axcel Books do Brazil

Language

:

Portuguese

Published

:

Dec/2001 (Third Edition was the last one published in 2004)

Awards

 : First Book about CCNA published in Brazil
Best Seller in January 2002