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KC Cook
:( IT Consultant ){ MSIT :|: Cloud & Cybersecurity };: All life is an Experiment. Unless it’s a simulation, then it’s just a MMORPG.
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In the past few weeks the Covid-19 pandemic has pushed a lot of us to work from home and some of us to even lose our jobs. It’s clear that this virus will effect our economy over the next 6 months, if not longer. In the end though, I believe it’ll provide a better future for us all. Stay with me.

Covid-19 and Remote Work

It’s unfortunate that a lot of people have lost their jobs and some of us have had our job roles change. Before this pandemic I was working from home 2–3 days a week. That has now changed to being…


Intro — What the Hack!

Computer hacking is nothing new. It’s actually been around since the 1960’s, where some of the first examples involved MIT students creating programming shortcuts to complete tasks more quickly. Then came the Internet, gaining popularity in the early 1990’s, shortly followed by email. Then businesses started using the internet to reach consumers, then Social Media became a thing. Nowadays every site or blog we visit, every service we use, requires us to create a login to join their community of users.

Therein lies the problem. We’ve created such a fully connected world at such a fast pace that we didn’t…


Intro

Late last year I decided that I wanted to advance my career along the Cyber Security path of IT. At first I didn’t know what that meant and unfortunately if you google anything around Cyber Security careers you’ll get a thousand different search results for what you should do. If you’re here looking for advice, I’m sorry to say I don’t have much to offer. That’s why I decided to create my own path. It may not be ideal, it may be a slow process, but I made a decision to keep moving forward. …

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