Donald A. Smith – Computer Data Recovery

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Donald A. Smith – Computer Data Recovery

6/2003 – Present CyberMedics Computer Consulting LLC. Owosso, MI

Owner / Technical Consultant

Infrastructure design, network engineering / architecture and installation

Network security planning and deployment of cisco and other network hardware, data backup for all internal and client networks.

7/2003 – Present. Speckin Forensic Labs. Okemos, MI

Computer Forensic Examiner

Operating on Microsoft Platform including MS Server NT4.0 clear through MS Server 2008 Active Directory, SQL Server Data Bases, IIS Web Site vulnerabilities and MS Exchange Server mail tracking and recovery, log file analysis looking for false positives and working to keep SPAM out of the Mail Server itself. Analyzing backup sets to find discrepancies and omissions or other signs of tampering.

Forensic Tools used to perform this work include but not limited to Encase, FTK, Linux and DD, Symantec Ghost, Real Secure Intrusion Detection along with Misc. scripts and resources including Hash file library’s

1/2002 – 7/2003 Innovative IT Solutions, Lansing, Michigan

Senior Network Administrator

Manage a WAN with 70+ clients both remote and local, 30+ NT/2000 Servers including: Active Directory, Exchange 2k, Oracle as well as SQL 7 & 2000, IIS Web/ FTP Servers, Cisco PIX Firewall, Cisco ACS, Cisco CSS.

Using Site Scope for server monitoring, Web Sense for content filtering, Real Secure for intrusion detection.

11/1999 – 1/2002 Strategic Interactive, Lansing, MI

Senior Network Administrator

Administrator a 150 client WAN, maintain 48 servers on an NT network. MS Exchange server 5.5, IIS servers, SQL servers, PIX and Checkpoint Firewalls, Antivirus, Backup exec. and workstation


6/1994 Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI Computer Science

6/1997 Central Texas College, Killeen, TX Computer Science


MCITP Micorsoft

CCNA Cisco

CNA Novel

Compaq Certified Systems Engineer

IBM Certified Systems Engineer ICSE

Dell Certified Systems Engineer DCSE

Real Secure

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Donald A. Smith – Computer Data Recovery