Security Center

Official Documentation

Service Description

Security Center helps you prevent, detect, and respond to threats with increased visibility into and control over the security of your Azure resources. It provides integrated security monitoring and policy management across your Azure subscriptions, helps detect threats that might otherwise go unnoticed, and works with a broad ecosystem of security solutions.

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Azure Documentation

1. Overview
     1.1. What is Azure Security Center?
     1.2. Get insights with Power BI
     1.3. Data security
     1.4. Scenarios
          1.4.1. Incident response
          1.4.2. Use recommendations to enhance security
2. Get started
     2.1. Quick start
     2.2. Planning and operations
     2.3. Permissions
     2.4. Partner integration
     2.5. FAQ
3. How to
     3.1. Prevent
          3.1.1. Set security policies
          3.1.2. Implement security recommendations
          3.1.3. Application recommendations
      Add a web application firewall
      Finalize application protection
          3.1.4. Network recommendations
      Add a next generation firewall
      Enable Network Security Groups
      Restrict access through Internet-facing endpoints
      Route traffic through NGFW only
          3.1.5. SQL service recommendations
      Enable auditing on SQL databases
      Enable auditing on SQL servers
      Enable Transparent Data Encryption
          3.1.6. Virtual machine recommendations
      Apply disk encryption
      Resolve endpoint protection health alerts
      Update OS version
      Vulnerability assessment not installed
      Apply system updates
      Enable data collection
      Enable encryption for storage account
      Enable VM Agent
      Install Endpoint Protection
      Provide security contact details
      Reboot after system updates
      Remediate OS vulnerabilities
          3.1.7. Monitor security health
          3.1.8. Monitor partner solutions
     3.2. Detect and Respond
          3.2.1. Detection capabilities
          3.2.2. Manage security alerts
          3.2.3. Manage security incidents
          3.2.4. Azure log integration
          3.2.5. Types of security alerts
          3.2.6. Threat intelligence report
     3.3. Troubleshoot
          3.3.1. Troubleshooting guide
4. Reference
     4.1. REST
5. Related
     5.1. Azure Security
6. Resources
     6.1. Azure Security, Privacy, & Compliance blog
     6.2. Pricing
     6.3. Service overview
     6.4. Service updates
     6.5. Videos

Web Content

Content Type

Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA)

Date Title
8/18/2016 Introduction to Azure Security Center


Tool Description


Date Title Length
1/12/2016 Tuesdays with Corey: Security Center preview and Custom RBAC Roles 0:03:50


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