Tony Bradley (CISSP-ISSAP) is the Guide for the Internet/Network Security site on About.com, a part of The New York Times Company. He has written for a variety of other Web sites and publications, including PC World, SearchSecurity.com, WindowsNetworking.com, Smart Computing magazine, and Information Security magazine. Currently a Security Consultant with BT INS, Tony has driven security policies and technologies for endpoint security and incident response for Fortune 500 companies for over 6 years.
Tony is a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) and ISSAP (Information Systems Security Architecture Professional). He is Microsoft Certified as an MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) and MCSA (Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator) in Windows 2000 and an MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional) in Windows NT. Tony is recognized by Microsoft as an MVP (Most Valuable Professional) in Windows security.
On his About.com site, Tony has an average of over 600,000 page views per month and 30,000 subscribers to his weekly newsletter. He created a 10-part Computer Security 101 class that has had thousands of participants since its creation and continues to gain in popularity through word of mouth. Aside from his Web site and magazine contributions, Tony is the author of Essential Computer Security (ISBN: 1597491144), coauthor of Hacker's Challenge 3 (ISBN: 0072263040) and a contributing author to Winternals: Defragmentation, Recovery, and Administration Field Guide (ISBN: 1597490792), Combating Spyware in the Enterprise (ISBN: 1597490644), Emerging Threat Analysis (ISBN: 1597490563), and Botnets: The Killer Web App (ISBN: 1597491357).
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