Justin Sylvester

Justin Sylvester is a Senior Cyber Compliance Analyst and team lead for SecureStrux LLC. He provides clients support in the areas of Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Host Based Security Solution (HBSS), Vulnerability Management, Active Directory, and other required technologies. As a senior consultant, Justin is also responsible for providing Risk Management Framework (RMF) Assessment and Authorization (A&A) services and system hardening expertise. His current certifications include (ISC)2 CISSP, (ISC)2 CCSP, GIAC GPEN, EC-Council CEH, and CompTIA Security+

How to Track Important Windows Security Events with PowerShell

Learn how Windows security events are stored, how to manage audit policies and how to build a helpful PowerShell tool to track down security events.

How to Install and Set Up an AWS CloudWatch Windows Agent

CloudWatch is an AWS service that centrally manages all of logs. Learn how to set up the CloudWatch agent for Windows in this tutorial.

How to Backup AWS EC2 Instances with EBS Snapshots

Be prepared and don't just rely on AWS to bail you out. Learn how to create AWS EC2 backups using EBS snapshots in this tutorial.

Installing Nessus and Getting Started with Kali (Jumpstart Guide)

Install Nessus on Kali Linux, configure a network vulnerability scan, and learn to scan the local Kali Linux installation!

How to Set Up Azure DSC on an Ubuntu Linux VM

Learn how to onboard a new Ubuntu Linux VM to the Azure DSC service in this step-by-step blog post.