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Security is integrated into every aspect of Azure. Azure offers you unique security advantages derived from global security intelligence, sophisticated customer-facing controls, and a secure hardened infrastructure. This powerful combination helps protect your applications and data, support your compliance efforts, and provide cost-effective security for organizations of all sizes.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 10/25/2018, Webpage
    To help you better understand the collection of security controls implemented within Microsoft Azure from both the customer's and Microsoft operations' perspectives, this...
  2. 10/19/2017, Trainings
    Security in the Microsoft Azure cloud can be complex, and the stakes are high. This course, Microsoft Azure Security - Getting Started, will provide you with the skills you...
  3. 10/25/2018, Video, 0:51:12
    Maintaining a strong security posture for your cloud-based innovation is a shared responsibility between you and Microsoft. In this session, learn how Microsoft Azure provides...
  4. 2/20/2018, Whitepaper
    This document, CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Security Benchmark, provides prescriptive guidance for establishing a secure baseline configuration for Microsoft Azure. This...

Security News

12/2/2020, Service Updates
New enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in November 2020.
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
Update 2010 for Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager current branch is now available. Microsoft Endpoint Manager is an integrated solution for managing all your devices. Microsoft brings...
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
While trying to make a WCF service to connect Dynamics 365, I came across to this error message:   Message Metadata contains a reference that cannot be resolved:...
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
One of the most important questions customers ask when deploying Azure DDoS Protection Standard for the first time is how to manage the deployment at scale. A DDoS Protection Plan represents an...
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
Welcome back to the HLS blog monthly summary for the month of November! Check out the recorded content below from the Microsoft team.   Webcasts Recorded: The COVID Aftermath - How AI is...
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
If you've built and managed Windows Servers in an on-premises environment, you may have a set of configuration steps as well as regular process and monitoring alerts, to ensure that server is as...
11/26/2020, MS Tech Community
Hi Everyone,   Zoheb here again with my colleague Tim Beasley. Today, we will be sharing some best practices to help ensure that your VMs (virtual machines) (including Domain Controllers) are...
11/26/2020, MS Tech Community
Hi Everyone,   Zoheb here again with my colleague Tim Beasley. Today, we will be sharing some best practices to help ensure that your VMs (virtual machines) (including Domain Controllers) are...
11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
Hi IT Pros, As you have known it, Ransomware is in aggravated assault mode at this time of year 2020, the joint cybersecurity advisory comes from the Cybersecurity Infrastructure and Security...
11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
Hi IT Pros, As you have known it, Ransomware is in aggravated assault mode at this time of year 2020, the joint cybersecurity advisory comes from the Cybersecurity Infrastructure and Security...
11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
XR Tea Party: BabylonJS & WebXRAysegul Yonet     Azure Stack Hub Partner Solutions Series - Cloud AssertThomas Maurer This week, Tiberiu Radu (Azure Stack Hub PM) and I, had the chance to speak...
11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
An ARM template recently posted to the Azure network security GitHub repository has been created to deploy all components necessary for a detailed DDoS Protection alert that gets sent to the...
11/23/2020, MS Tech Community
    Hello everyone, this is Ingmar Oosterhoff, a Modern Workplace Customer Engineer at Microsoft. In an earlier series of posts we set up our environment to do batch sequencing using App-V. In...
11/23/2020, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 83 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers...
11/23/2020, MS Tech Community
Contributed by @Orin Thomas    Currently the Windows Admin Center (WAC) add-in for the Azure Portal is in preview. Unfortunately, at the time of writing, the preview is oversubscribed, and you...
11/23/2020, MS Tech Community
Using continuous export of secure score (preview), you can stream secure score changes in real-time to an Event Hub or a Log Analytics workspace. This will enable you to track secure score over...
11/20/2020, MS Tech Community
When you are using your .Net Core 3.0 and up application to decrypt a string from a different machine than it was encrypted, you may run into the following...
11/18/2020, MS Tech Community
Organizations are continuing to work in a remote or hybrid-remote environment which accentuates the need to protect people, devices, apps, and the data that spans across the entire landscape. An...
11/18/2020, MS Tech Community
  In this recorded webcast Microsoft’s Scott Murray and Tony Sims discuss how detect, protect, and respond to ransomware with the Defender stack. Resources: Connect with Scott Murray   Connect...
11/17/2020, MS Tech Community
Today, we are excited to announce the public preview of endpoint detection and response (EDR) capabilities in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint on Linux servers.   With the new Linux EDR...