#sextortion has been popping up in my emails lately. It is where scammers use a compromised password to scare you into giving them money. The scare you by telling you that they have some sexual dirt on you.
They tell you they are going to send nude images of you, or evidence of your going to porn sites. They say that they will send this to friends and family unless you give them bitcoin.
This is not real: Don’t give them money Don’t respond Change and accounts with that password
-This position requires US Citizenship with a current DoD Secret Clearance -4+ years of experience directly related to Linux System Administration in a sustainment environment; strong background in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL 5/6)
-VMware Horizon, VApps, VMware vSphere Clusters and vCenter Servers -Basic Network Administration knowledge utilizing CISCO -Understanding of Storage Area Network concepts (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS) -Knowledge of patch management tools such as RPM and YUM package management, Red Hat Satellite. -Experience in COTS/GOTS/FOSS software installations -Background in applying STIG settings to each product or underlying OS
-scripting languages such as Powershell and PowerCLI, Bash, Ruby, and Python
-automation tools such as Chef, Puppet, SaltStack
-Knowledge of storage systems such as EMC VNX
-Knowledge of Active Directory services, LDAP
This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining and implementing solutions to optimize the infrastructure operations. The candidate will be responsible for designs, implements, codes, tests, documents, and maintains systems integration solutions.
Bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master’s degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities: Senior Splunk Administrator Advanced knowledge of backend operating systems to implement, maintain, configure, and remediate issues (UNIX/Linux/Windows) Knowledge of operating systems and networking. Understanding of SIEM & logging fundamentals. Understanding of SOC Monitor and Response fundamentals. Experience in any type of SIEM – Splunk, Arcsight, Log Rhythm, etc. Experience with implementation of SIEM products and tools. Understanding of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management etc. Knowledge of various operating system flavors including but not limited to Windows, Linux, Unix Knowledge of applications, databases, middleware to address security threats against the same. Proficient in preparation of reports, dashboards and documentation Excellent communication and leadership skills Ability to handle high pressure situations with key stakeholders Good Analytical skills, problem solving and Interpersonal skills Working knowledge and experience with MS office with proficiency in Excel Preferred degree types and experience: The leading candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent experience. with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a SOC, or an Associates Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, or related discipline with a minimum of 7 years of experience in a SOC. Strong candidates will have previous experience working with users; possess a talent for problem-solving as well as organization and time management skills.
This Job is gone now but here is some info on it:
We have a new opening for Senior Advanced Test Engineer in Scottsdale, AZ. This is an onsite permanent position with benefits, $130K in salary, with relo assistance provided. Active Top Secret clearance is required. To be considered, testing experience with hardware, RF, or SIGINT systems is required. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s02-9K2q87c
Course site: https://securitycompliance.thinkific.com I am thinking of doing a course on how to make 6 figures in IT Security. What do you think? Is this something you would be interested in? This is something I know a lot about. I would explain:
The landscape of IT Security
Career paths in IT Security
How to choose the right path
How to prepare for that path
What kinds of IT security jobs make 6 figures
What places and companies pay 6 figures
What certifications, degrees and experience you need to start
How to build a bad ass IT security resume
where to post it how to respond once offers start coming in
I get people contacting me every week about jobs all around the US! Today, I am going to show you a couple that I received recently. I hope that it will give you some idea of what employers and contracts look for in security compliance professionals.
Source of Changes:
President’s Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure
Office of Management and Budget Memorandum M-17-25 – next-generation Risk Management Framework (RMF) for systems and organizations
NIST SP 800-53 Revision 5 Coordination