Yuri is working on IT field since 1994. Yuri has a MBA from FGV in Brazil and currently he is candidate for a Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity Intelligence & Forensics at UTICA College. Currently Yuri works for Microsoft as Senior Knowledge Engineer in the Data Center, Devices & Enterprise Client - Solutions Group, prior to join this group Yuri also worked at Windows Security and worked at Microsoft CSS as a Senior Security Support Escalation Engineer in the Forefront Edge Security Team. He is co-author of Forefront TMG Administrator’s Companion book from Microsoft Press, co-author of other three books about Forefront (UAG, TMG and FPE) from Microsoft Press and also co-author of a Security+ book (in Portuguese). Yuri holds several industry certifications, including CISSP, E|CEH, E|CSA, CompTIA, Security+, CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certified, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Cloud+, CASP, MCSE, MCTS, MCT and many other Microsoft certifications.