Tony Bradley (CISSP, Microsoft MVP) is currently working with Evangelyze Communications, providing expertise and written content on a variety of technology subjects, but specifically focused on Microsoft Unified Communications, and the security of VoIP and unified communications in general. Tony has driven security policies and technologies for antivirus and incident response for Fortune 500 companies, and he has been network administrator and technical support for smaller companies. He maintains his own information security blog, Essential Computer Security, and he is also the Guide for the Internet/Network Security site on About.com, a part of The New York Times Company. He has written for a variety of other Web sites and publications, including BizTech Magazine, PC World, SearchSecurity.com, WindowsNetworking.com, Smart Computing magazine, and Information Security magazine.
Tony is a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) and ISSAP (Information Systems Security Architecture Professional). He is Microsoft Certified as an MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) and MCSA (Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator) in Windows 2000 and an MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional) in Windows NT. Tony has been recognized by Microsoft as an MVP (Most Valuable Professional) in Windows security since 2006.
On his About.com site, Tony has on average over 600,000 page views per month and almost 40,000 subscribers to his weekly newsletter. He created a 10-part Computer Security 101 Class that has had thousands of participants since its creation and continues to gain popularity through word of mouth. In addition to his Web site and magazine contributions, Tony was also tech editor of PCI Compliance (ISBN: 1597491659 ) and author of Essential Computer Security: Everyone's Guide to E-mail, Internet, and Wireless Security (ISBN: 1597491144), coauthor of Hacker's Challenge 3 (ISBN: 0072263040) and a contributing author to Winternals: Defragmentation, Recovery, and Administration Field Guide (ISBN: 1597490792), Combating Spyware in the Enterprise (ISBN: 1597490644) Syngress Force 2006 Emerging Threat Analysis: From Mischief to Malicious (ISBN: 1597490563), Botnets: The Killer Web Applications (ISBN: 1597491357), and AVIEN Malware Defense Guide for the Enterprise (ISBN: 1597491640).
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Contributions from Tony Bradley
- As unified communications moves toward a software-based solution, do you see a demise in use of cert
- Does OCS need to be in place before these UM features can be realized via SP1?
- Will encrypting UC traffic negatively affect availability?
- Should you update your UC system all at once or slowly?
- Are unified messaging and instant messaging the same thing? How are they distinguished from one anot
- Microsoft's RTC for VoIP optimization