@securityjones blog

@securityjones personal blog about security, books and other random interests

securityjones.com: Picking the POTUS #1.1-Republican Debate No. 2

This is a quick follow-up to my first post on Election 2016, Picking the POTUS #1–A Voter’s View on...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 09/17/2015

SFF Tales Review–Parley

Parley by Jamie McFarlaneMy rating: 4 of 5 starsGreat example of the type of books that...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 12/09/2014

SFF Tales Review–Dragon Defender

Dragon Defender by J.A. BlackburnMy rating: 5 of 5 starsI enjoyed this book and look forward to...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 12/05/2014

Office Lens #MyFavoriteApp

It is sad that sometimes I don’t know about all of the cool stuff at Microsoft, even though I work...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 11/14/2014

New Car Buying Tips – Lower Price, Don’t Pay MSRP

Recently, my wife and I decided it was finally time to say goodbye to the minivan and get a...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 10/30/2014

Sci-fi & Fantasy reading list-September 2014

Image background from wallpaperup.com September was another great reading month, with a new release...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 10/23/2014

New Car Buying Tips – Models and Dealer Inventory

In my previous post, “New Car Buying Tips – Pick Specific Models and Features,” I discussed the...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 10/14/2014

2014 Sci-fi and Superhero TV Guide

This is the big week for Fall TV, with several shows returning and some great new shows starting as...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 09/22/2014

New Car Buying Tips – Pick Specific Models and Features

Recently, my wife and I decided it was finally time to say goodbye to the minivan and get a...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 09/18/2014

Sci-fi & Fantasy reading list–August 2014

Image background from wallpaperup.com August was a great reading month for me, with nearly every...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 09/05/2014

Topics from Cybersecurity Bootcamp #1 – Cyber Hygiene

This past week I was privileged to attend Stanford’s inaugural cybersecurity boot camp, where two...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 08/29/2014

Sci-fi & Fantasy reading list–July 2014

Image background from wallpaperup.com July was a mixed reading month for me, some great and...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 08/05/2014

Microsoft Black Hat Party 2014

You are invited! Microsoft is again hosting a researcher appreciation party during Black Hat USA...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 07/30/2014

Review : Is Kindle Unlimited Worth It?

UPDATE: I am now noting kindle unlimited availability, by book, in my monthly reading lists and...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 07/21/2014

#TBT : Be Safer–Run as Standard User

For #ThrowBackThursday, I thought it would be good to pull out an oldie but goodie. The original...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 07/10/2014

@IrishOberon of The Iron Druid Chronicles

I mentioned in my June reading list that @kevinhearne’s The Iron Druid Chronicles is my #1 favorite...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 07/02/2014

Sci-fi & Fantasy reading list - June 2014

Image background from wallpaperup.com I love to read science fiction & fantasy novels and the...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 07/01/2014

Belated Farewell to My Yahoo! Home Page

Today, I’m bidding a belated farewell to my Yahoo! home page (my.yahoo.com), which has been my...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 06/27/2014

FIFA for Beginners (John Oliver)

My whole family has been looking forward to the World Cup this year, but I can admit that even with...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 06/20/2014

Sci-fi & Fantasy reading list - May 2014

I love to read science fiction & fantasy novels and the past several years have been fantastic...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 05/31/2014

Sites I Like : Little Girls are Better at Designing Superheroes than You

[UPDATE: The site name is: http://bettersupes.tumblr.com/, I forgot that when I posted.] Came upon...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 03/30/2014

RSA Conference 2014 : Thursday

One of the best things about the RSA Conferenceis the incredible exchange of ideas that takes place,...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/27/2014

RSA Conference 2014 : Wednesday

Today at the RSA Conference, we heard from people at the Microsoft booth, including several company...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/26/2014

RSA Conference 2014 : Scott Charney Keynote

In his keynote speech, Trustworthy Computing Corporate Vice President, Scott Charney, discussed...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/25/2014

RSA Conference 2014 : Tuesday

The keynote sessions at the RSA Conference are always compelling. This year’s presentations at...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/25/2014

RSA Conference 2014 : Monday

Greetings from RSA Conference 2014 in San Francisco. Microsoft is proud to be part of the...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/24/2014

Welcome to the securityjones blog

Almost eight years ago, I started Jeff Jones Security Blog on TechNet at...

Author: Jeff Jones - MSFT Date: 02/02/2014