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 from the UTICA College. Currently Yuri works for Microsoft as Senior Technical Writer in the Server and Cloud Division Information Experience Group, prior to join this group Yuri also worked at Windows Security Writers Team and worked at Microsoft CSS as a Senior Security Support Escalation Engineer in the Forefront Edge Security Team. Yuri 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+, CASP, MCSE, MCTS, MCT and many other Microsoft certifications.