Originally posted on Nige the Security Guy:
APT Detection Indicators – Part 1
APT Detection Indicators – Part 3
APT Detection Indicators – Part 4
Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) typically exhibit recognizable attributes and patterns that can be monitored by readily available, open source tools. These tools can enable early detection of APT behavior, especially by monitoring unusual inter-zone or outbound traffic.
Originally posted on Gigaom:
Well, it’s finally over.
After five months of cloak and dagger and dueling leaks, Microsoft(s msft) has named Satya Nadella, its cloud chief, as its third-ever CEO, replacing long-time veteran Steve Ballmer. Company cofounder Bill Gates will remain on the board — and act as counsel to Nadella, as rumored — but will cede his chairman slot to director John Thompson, who led this slow-motion search process.
|Satya Nadella Timeline|
|1967 – Satya Nadella is born in Hyderabad, India|
|1975 – Microsoft is founded.|
|1990 – Nadella graduates with a master’s degree in computer science from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He completed his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Mangalore University in India.|
|1992 – Nadella joins Microsoft after a short time working at Sun Microsystems|
|1996 – Nadella receives his master’s in business administration from the University of Chicago. He flew to Chicago every Friday to attend weekend classes before returning to Washington for the work week.|
|2000 –Steve Ballmer named president and CEO of Microsoft|
|2001 – Nadella named head of Microsoft Business Solutions R&D|
|2006 September – Nadella replaced Douglas Burgum as head of all Microsoft Business Solutions|
|2007 – Nadellla named senior vice president of search, portals and advertising|
|2011 – Nadella promoted to president of Microsoft Server & Tools unit|
|2013 – Nadella named executive vice president for the cloud and enterprise group|
|Click to read Om’s interview with Satya Nadella|
|2013 August 23 – Steve Ballmer announced he would retire once successor was named|
|2014 February – Nadella named CEO after 22 years with the company|