February 2022: Identity Protection and Zero Trust

By nick.moseley

Friday, February 25th 2022, 3:00pm – 5:00pm MDT (GMT-6)Advanced Registration is Recommended Register Now! Zero trust security…still. Is it groundhog’s day? It feels like MEMUG just covered this topic. Or did we? Friday, February 25th 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (MDT) Continuing on the topic of zero trust of devices (as requested by others…

January 2022 – Meeting Recap

By nick.moseley

Join us for the first MEMUG of 2022! In this session, we’ll reflect on our 2021 sessions and then Nick Moseley will pick up where he left off, doing part two on how Microsoft solutions in endpoint protection can help in ransomware defense. As part of this demo heavy presentation, you’ll get to experience: 1)…

January 2022: Endpoint Protection against Ransomware

By nick.moseley

Friday, January 28th 2022, 3:00pm – 5:00pm MDT (GMT-6)Advanced Registration is Recommended Register Now! Ogres have layers. Security has, or should have, layers. There are even layers with layers within layers of both! It can make anyone cry peeling through all those layers and cause them to stop before getting to the juicy center. Friday,…

Dec/Nov 2021 Holiday – Meeting Recap

By nick.moseley

Human-operated ransomware is a large and growing attack trend that represents a threat to organizations in every industry, and is different from commodity ransomware. These “hands-on-keyboard” attacks target an organization rather than a single device and leverage human attackers’ knowledge of common system and security misconfigurations to infiltrate the organization, navigate the enterprise network, and…

Holiday 2021: Ransomware Defense

By nick.moseley

Friday, December 3rd, 2:00pm – 5:00pm MDT (GMT-6)Advanced Registration is Recommended Register Now! Ransomware is overly simple. I mean that literally… inject payload, encrypt files, ???, profit! On the other hand humans are smart and we can also be big troublemakers for businesses. So what happens when you cross a punk and ransomware? An ever-ongoing…

September 2021 – Meeting Recap

By nick.moseley

If you’re confused about the differences between Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365, well you’re not alone (or like others, you just don’t have the time to read through all the docs to compare the two). The good news is – we have a friend who does know! Join Donna Ryan as she walks us…

September 2021: Windows 365 vs. Azure Virtual Desktop

By nick.moseley

Friday, September 24th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm MDT (GMT-6)Advanced Registration is Recommended Register Now! Why have only one product when you can sell two? That’s business right there! If you’re confused about the differences between Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365, well you’re not alone (or like others, you just don’t have the time to read…

August 2021 – Meeting Recap

By nick.moseley

Nobody likes passwords. So why do we use them? That’s a GREAT question, and well, Microsoft has an answer for it. Come join the Microsoft Identity product group to learn why it matters, getting there, and more info about the future!

August 2021: Going Passwordless!

By nick.moseley

Friday, August 27th, 3:00pm – 5:30pm MDT (GMT-6)Advanced Registration is Recommended Register Now! “Sorry but your password must contain an uppercase letter, a number, a haiku, an emoji, and the blood of a unicorn.” “IT: Don’t put your password on a sticky note… Also IT: Your password needs to be 23 characters long.” It’s no…

June 2021 – Meeting Recap

By nick.moseley

Latest and Greatest with Azure Virtual Desktop Azure Virtual Desktop (formally known as Windows Virtual Desktop) is an Azure service that allows Administrators to quickly provision Windows 10 Desktops and Applications to end users directly from Azure. This session will cover the latest features for Azure Virtual Desktop, why these announcements are important, and how-to…