Topic: How to Address Meltdown
and Spectre Vulnerabilities at Nonprofits
Date: Thursday February 8th 2018
Join CTO Matt Eshleman and Centralized Services Manager Galen Wenger as they review the best approaches for addressing the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities. Hardware and software manufacturers continue to release and revise their solutions. Matt and Galen have been in the trenches deploying updates to our clients, and review the latest fixes and discuss the best strategies for applying them.
You can learn more about the background of the Meltdown and Spectre security problems here: http://www.communityit.com/blog/meltdown-and-spectre-security-updates/
This webinar is appropriate for nonprofit executives, managers and nonprofit IT personnel – and as with all our webinars, we will discuss technology in a manner that is accessible to a varied audience.
As the Chief Technology Officer at Community IT, Matthew Eshleman is responsible for shaping Community IT’s strategy in assessing and recommending technology solutions to clients. With a deep background in network infrastructure technology he fundamentally understands how technology works and interoperates both in the office and in the cloud.
Matt joined Community IT as an intern in the summer of 2000 and after finishing his dual degrees in Computer Science and Computer Information Systems at Eastern Mennonite University he rejoined Community IT as a network administrator in January of 2001. Matt has steadily progressed up at Community IT and while working full time received his MBA from the Carey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University.
Matt is a frequent speaker at NTEN events and has presented at the Inside NGO conference and Non-Profit Risk Management Summit. He lives in Baltimore MD with his wife, daughter and son.
Galen Wenger is Centralized Services Manager at CommunityIT specializing in Windows Server administration, workstation lifecycle management, and Google Apps. He joined CommuityIT in April 2009 after two years of providing technical support in a university setting. Galen has a B.A. in Philosophy and Theology from Eastern Mennonite University. He is a Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Administrator and Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist. Galen lives in Lancaster, PA, where he co-leads an organization encouraging community engagement and spends his free time writing.