I’m a people leader, cybersecurity practitioner, modern workplace connoisseur, content creator, husband, and father.
I’ve been in technology for over twelve years, starting out in the classic starting point of support during my sophomore year of high school. I’ve since grown my career and today I work in digital transformation and cybersecurity in the SMB arena. I’m here to evangelize and raise the tide so that everyone can live a more secure digital life.
Jun 04 2023
To IaaS or not to IaaS?
IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) might just be the cloud in its purest form. It truly is just "renting someone else's" computer. Because of that, IaaS offers a ton of...
Apr 20 2023
Microsoft is Turning On Your Security Defaults – You Should Leave It That Way!
If you're a global administrator in a Microsoft tenant, you might have (or soon will) receive an email that reads something like this: You’re receiving this email...
Apr 07 2023
Supply Chain Attacks: On the Rise
The 3CX incident marked another highly successful supply chain-based attack, believed to be attributable to DPRK (North Korea) state sponsored actors. I won't bore you...
Mar 02 2023
White House Cyber Strategy – A Shift in Responsibility
The White House has unveiled the Biden-Harris Administration National Cybersecurity Strategy, and it has some really important implications for the tech channel. Two...
Mar 01 2023
Dear SaaS Companies: You’re Holding Us Up!
CIS 6.7, CSF PR.AC-1, and just about every other security framework call for centralized account management. SSO is the best way to deliver centralized account...
Feb 28 2023
I Moved to 1Password
Some time ago, I shared on LinkedIn that I had decided to tinker with 1Password, so I thought I would drop an update about it.
Feb 24 2023
How I Protect My Kids Online
This is a particularly hot topic, and one I’m asked about relatively often. I figured I would cover it here… how do I go about protecting my kids when...
Feb 19 2023
Picking a Security Tool in Today’s World
Today's cybersecurity market is overcrowded, and full of marketing teams who write claims that fall flat on their faces simply in the way they're written. In this...
Feb 06 2023
Microsoft: The $20B Security Business
In late January, Microsoft shared that their Microsoft Security has grown to over $20 Billion (USD) in revenue per year. That's a massive milestone and puts them far...
Dec 18 2022
No – We aren’t trying to make a quick buck.
Has your MSP reached out to tell you that your hardware or software is out of date and you need to buy new stuff? I ran an MSP for five years, and I had to do it all...