Tip of the Day: Microsoft Sentinel and Microsoft Threat Experts

Today’s tip… Two new cloud-based technologies, Microsoft Azure Sentinel and Microsoft Threat Experts, have been unveiled in efforts to reduce the “…noise, false alarms, time consuming tasks and complexity…” to empower security operations teams. Check out the articles below to find out more information. References: “Announcing new cloud-based technology to empower cyber defenders” – https://blogs.microsoft.com/blog/2019/02/28/announcing-new-cloud-based-technology-to-empower-cyber-defenders/…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Questions on data residency and compliance in Microsoft Azure? We got answers!

Today’s tip… Questions about the security of and control over customer data, and where it resides, are on the minds of cloud customers today. We’re hearing you, and in response, we published a whitepaper that gives clear answers and guidance into the security, data residency, data flows, and compliance aspects of Microsoft Azure. The paper…

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Tip of the Day: Windows Server 2016 Security Guide

Today’s Tip… Hot off the presses, the Windows Server 2016 Security Guide which includes both guidance about general security for servers and of course specifics about the new security features in Windows Server 2016. Windows Server® 2016 is the most secure version of Windows Server developed to date. However, just as with every previous version…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Introducing Azure confidential computing

Today’s Tip… we’re excited to announce that Microsoft Azure is the first cloud to offer new data security capabilities with a collection of features and services called Azure confidential computing. Put simply, confidential computing offers a protection that to date has been missing from public clouds, encryption of data while in use. This means that…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Announcing Default Encryption for Azure Blobs, Files, Table and Queue Storage

Today’s Tip… For most customers, security is not only of the utmost importance but also a deciding factor in choosing a public cloud provider. Customers require their data to be encrypted at rest as per their security and compliance needs. We at Azure Storage take security and privacy seriously and work tirelessly to help protect your…

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Tip of the Day: Enhanced Security Administrative Environment (ESAE) Architecture

Today’s Tip… Wonder what ever happened to Domain Isolation using IPsec? Well, that is so last decade! Let me introduce you to the ESAE Administrative Forest Design Approach practiced by Microsoft’s Cyber Security Services Team. Securing Privileged Access: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server-docs/security/securing-privileged-access/securing-privileged-access   Update: This blog was written years ago. Technology continues to chance and improve. The link…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Security in Azure

Today’s (Cloud) Tip… Security in Azure Azure 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…

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