AzureAD: Setup SSO to G-Suite for free, and govern access! (Google Apps)

Did you know Azure Active Directory can provide Single Sign-On (SSO) to G-Suite (Google Apps)? In this blog, we will explore how to set this up from both the Azure AD side and also the G-Suite side. Once SSO is configured, consider creating policies for Conditional Access to govern how G-Suite is accessed (e.g. only…

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Push apps to iPhone/Android using Microsoft Intune

You may have the need to push an app to iOS (iPhone/iPad) or Android devices that are enrolled into and being managed by Microsoft Intune Mobile Device Management (MDM). For more information about the types of apps supported, and the details please see this article. For more information about Microsoft Intune, please see this article….


A credit score for cyber security?! Tell me more!

One of the keys to success in life is understanding your financial situation and where you sit on the scale of a credit score.  When it comes to cyber security, you want to understand your organization’s security posture and how it can be improved. That’s where Microsoft Secure Score steps in. Microsoft Secure Score gives…


Who owns what? The shared responsibility model of cloud and compliance (HIPAA, GDPR, NIST,ISO)

Do you need to meet an industry regulation? Curious what responsibilities Microsoft has as your cloud service provider and what responsibilities you have as a customer when it comes to using Office 365, Azure or Dynamics in compliance with your industry regulation? You may want to look into Microsoft Compliance Manager as a key tool…


Preventing a data breach, avoiding the news, and keeping your job

With my dog on one side, my green tea on the end table and my tablet in hand, I sift through my Bing news feed on keywords “Cyber Security” as I do every Sunday morning. I come across a few articles that talk about how a company has been breached and tons of intellectual property…


Video: Do you know the Microsoft Security Story?

Do you know the Microsoft security story? Watch the video below as I present how Microsoft can help protect your ever expanding digital estate through cyber security for your digital transformation. In the video I discuss the following topics (click to learn more): Intelligent Security Graph Data Center Security Cyber Defense Operations Center Digital Crimes…


Microsoft Teams: Limit access to only managed devices and reduce risk!

It’s amazing watching the adoption journey of Microsoft teams among organizations and how it is quickly becoming a mission critical tool. For me, it’s mission critical because of the collaboration and teamwork that’s occurring inside, and the data that is being stored is quickly becoming the heartbeat of many organizations and their project teams. There…


Gaining visibility to “shadow IT” and discovering cloud apps in use today

You may not realize it, but your organization is already operating in the cloud. Even if your IT department hasn’t deployed cloud services yet, your employees already have, and your organization is 100% responsible for the security and compliance of that data. This is known as “shadow IT”, where an organization is using application services,…


Understanding Office365 Security Capabilities

So you want to learn more about the security capabilities in Microsoft Office 365? You’ve come to the right place! Below is a list of resources that will provide you with a good foundational knowledge of the various advanced security workloads in Office365. Stay tuned as I will update this list periodically. Start Here ->…

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