Peter H. Gregory

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Peter H. Gregory, CISA, CISSP is an American information security advisor, computer security specialist, and writer. He is the author of several books on computer security and information technology.

Biography[edit]

Gregory is a member of the Board of Advisors and lecturer for the NSA-certified University of Washington Certificate in Information Security and Risk Management,[1] a member of the Board of Advisors for the University of Washington Certificate in IT Audit,[2] and on the Board of Advisors and the lead instructor for the University of Washington Certificate in Information Systems Security.[2] He is a founding member of the Pacific CISO Forum.[3]

As an InfraGard member, Gregory served as an expert witness in the 2006 cybercrime case, United States vs. Christopher Maxwell.

Publications[edit]

  • Gregory, Peter. Solaris Security, Prentice-Hall, 1999. ISBN 0-13-096053-5
  • Gregory, Peter. Solaris Security (Japanese Language Edition), Prentice-Hall, 1999. ISBN 4-88135-974-6
  • Gregory, Peter. Solaris Security (Chinese Language Edition), Prentice-Hall, 1999. ISBN 7-115-08728-8
  • Gregory, Peter. Sun Certified System Administrator for Solaris 8 Study Guide, Prentice-Hall, 2001. ISBN 0-13-040933-2
  • Gregory, Peter. Enterprise Information Security, Financial Times Management, 2003. ISBN 0-273-66157-4
  • Gregory, Peter. Enterprise Information Security (Romanian Language Edition), Financial Times Management, 2003. ISBN 973-722-043-9
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. CISSP for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2003. ISBN 0-7645-1670-1
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. Security+ Certification for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2003. ISBN 0-7645-2576-X
  • Gregory, Peter. Computer Viruses for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2004. ISBN 0-7645-7418-3
  • Gregory, Peter; Simon, Mike. Blocking Spam and Spyware for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2005. ISBN 0-7645-7591-0
  • Gregory, Peter. VoIP Security for Dummies, Avaya Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2006. ISBN 0-7640-3744-X
  • Gregory, Peter. SIP Communications for Dummies, Avaya Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2006. ISBN 0-470-04149-8
  • Gregory, Peter. Converged Network Security for Dummies, Avaya Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-12098-9
  • Gregory, Peter. IP Multimedia Subsystems for Dummies, Radisys Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-13587-7
  • Gregory, Peter. Midsized Communications Solutions for Dummies, Avaya Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-16552-2
  • Gregory, Peter. Comunicaciones para Medianas Empresas para Dummies, Edicion Limitada de Avaya, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 978-0-470-27666-2
  • Gregory, Peter. Unified Communications for Dummies, Avaya Limited Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-17495-1
  • Gregory, Peter. Comunicações Unificadas, Edicao Espeçial da Avaya, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 978-0-470-27690-7
  • Gregory, Peter. Securing the Vista Environment, O'Reilly Media, 2007. ISBN 0-596-51430-1
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. CISSP for Dummies, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-12426-1
  • Gregory, Peter. IT Disaster Recovery Planning for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-03973-6
  • Gregory, Peter; Simon, Mike. Biometrics for Dummies, John Wiley & Sons, 2008. ISBN 0-470-29288-1
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. SIP Communications For Dummies, Avaya 2nd Custom Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2009. ISBN 978-0-470-38114-4
  • Gregory, Peter. CISSP Guide to Security Essentials, Thomson Course Technology, 2009. ISBN 1-4354-2819-6
  • Gregory, Peter. CISA Certified Information Systems Auditor All-in-One Exam Guide, McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, 2009. ISBN 0-07-148755-7
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. CISSP for Dummies, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2009. ISBN 0-470-53791-4
  • Gregory, Peter. CISA Certified Information Systems Auditor All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition, McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, 2011. ISBN 0-07-176910-2
  • Gregory, Peter. Data Backup For Dummies, eVault Data Protection Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2009. ISBN 978-0470580240
  • Gregory, Peter. Firewalls For Dummies, Sonicwall Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2011. ISBN 978-1-118-06194-7
  • Gregory, Peter. Advanced Physical Access Control For Dummies, HID Global Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2011. ISBN 978-1-118-12847-3
  • Gregory, Peter; Miller, Lawrence. CISSP for Dummies, Fourth edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2012. ISBN 978-1118362396

Gregory has written several articles for Computerworld and Software Magazine including:

  • Protect Apps and Data with a Disaster Recovery Plan[4]
  • Identify Vulnerabilities with Application Scanning Tools[5]
  • Integrity begins within: Security pros lead by example[6]
  • Vulnerability Management Ushers an Era of Technical Risk Management[7]
  • Security in the software development life cycle[8]
  • Tipping sacred cows: Make bold decisions to protect your information[9]
  • Lessons learned from the blaster worm[10]
  • For an infosecurity career, get the technical basics first[11]

Gregory has been interviewed by trade publications including Information Security Magazine,[3][12][13][14] CIO Magazine,[15] and Computerworld.[16]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Certificate in Information Security and Risk Management". University of Washington. September 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-17. 
  2. ^ a b "Certificate in IT Audit". University of Washington. June 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-24. 
  3. ^ a b Sherman, Erik. "Peer to Peer". Information Security Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  4. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Protect Apps and Data with a Disaster Recovery Plan". Software Magazine. Retrieved 2008-08-24. 
  5. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Identify Vulnerabilities with Application Scanning Tools". Software Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  6. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Integrity begins within: Security pros lead by example". Computerworld. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  7. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Vulnerability Management Ushers an Era of Technical Risk Management". Software Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  8. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Security in the software development life cycle". SearchSecurity. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  9. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Tipping sacred cows: Make bold decisions to protect your information". Computerworld. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  10. ^ Gregory, Peter. "Lessons learned from the blaster worm". Computerworld. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  11. ^ Gregory, Peter. "For an infosecurity career, get the technical basics first". Computerworld. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  12. ^ Damore, Kelley. "Moving On Up". Information Security Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  13. ^ Damore, Kelley. "Token Support Isn’t Enough". Information Security Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  14. ^ Mimoso, Michael. "Best Advice". Information Security Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  15. ^ Brandel, Mary. "Data Breach History Includes Plenty of Big Names". CIO Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  16. ^ Brandel, Mary. "Legal Niceties". Computerworld Magazine. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 

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