First year awarded:
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Technical Expertise:
Enterprise Security
Technical Interests:
Office System, Developer Security, Enterprise Security
English, French
Harry L. Waldron
United States
Roanoke, VA
Harry L. Waldron, CPCU, CCP, CSP, AAI, AIM, AIS, AIT, AAM, ARP, API Microsoft Most Valuable Professional - Enterprise Security
Harry has 40+ years of experience in the IT profession.  He has worked with PCs and Microsoft software daily since the advent of PCs in 1981.   Later in his career, he became a senior security specialist, who taught security awareness programs, created corporate policies, and led key security technology projects for a major insurance company.  

For the past decade, Harry has shared security developments and best practices in his Microsoft MVP blog.  Professionally, he works as a senior business systems analyst for MFX, located in Roanoke, Virginia.  He has expertise in insurance, technology, and security, earning over 10 professional designations in insurance and technology. 

Areas of Security experience and expertise include: 

* Security policies, standards, procedures, & best practices
* Taught Security classes & developed Security Awareness programs  
* Built comprehensive IT Security Intranet website 
* Microsoft Windows Server & SQL-Server administration
* Microsoft Project Enterprise administrator
* Conducted quarterly Network Vulnerability Assessments (PENTEST), 
* Internet Security (Firewalls, DMZ, Antivirus Administrator)
* Server & Desktop GPO security policies 
* IBM security (ACF2, RACF, & AS/400 administration)
* Solaris, UNIX, & Linux security

Areas outside the security profession include:

* P&C Insurance (taught Virginia state licensing & CPCU courses)
* Project Management (PMBOK, Prince, Agile)
* Sarbanes-Oxley expertise (COBIT, COSA) 
* Audit controls (SAS-70, HIPAA, PCI/DSS, ITGC)
* IBM Mainframe (MVS, COBOL, Assembler, CICS)
* Client/Server (PowerBuilder, Visual Basic, SAS, Web) 
* Relational Data base (SQL-Server, Oracle, DB2, Access)
* Microsoft Office & Project
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