Azure Security Center - June Updates

I would like to share with you some updates that we had during this month in the Azure Security Center documentation, which directly reflect some changes in this service. The main changes are: Platform Migration: Beginning in early June 2017, Azure Security Center rolls out important changes to the way security data is collected and stored. These…


Mobile Application Management

Another great video from the Enterprise Mobility + Security Team, this one shows how to minimize the complexity of managing mobile capabilities both on-premises and in the cloud:


Azure Information Protection Scenarios

Just a quick follow up on my post about the demo video series from the Enterprise Mobility + Security Team, the following demos are going to cover the Information Protection space. The first one below shows how automatic classification of documents based on the data classification policies an organization is triggered: The next one shows a…


Respond to advanced threats with Azure Active Directory identity protection

The EMS + Security Team released a new series of demo videos with different common scenarios that EMS + Security can assist you to protect your organization’s assets. This one uses risk based conditional access helps admins and end users to ensure that their identities are not compromised. This is very important as advanced threats target user credentials a…


Leveraging Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) to Protect against Cyberattacks

I’ve been working with EMS since 2013 (when it was not really EMS – but the idea of People Centric IT), when I first delivered a presentation at Microsoft CSO Council – Fall 2013. We came along way to build a very solid platform, which includes using the Microsoft Threat Intelligence platform to identify cyberattacks,…


Cloud Security can Enhance your Overall Security Posture

This month I took my Microsoft hat off, and wrote a vendor agnostic paper about Cloud Security. In this paper I’m explaining why Cloud Security can be beneficial for many business that are struggling to keep up with the current amount of threats. While there are skepticism around this subject (FEAR OF THE CLOUD!!), I’m…


Azure Security Center UI Update

If you are using Azure Security Center you probably noticed that yesterday the main dashboard was different, that’s right, it was updated. You can watch this short video below that I recorded with an explanation about these changes: We also updated our articles that were impacted by this UI change, such as the Security health monitoring…


New Azure Security Paper Series

Today we are releasing a series of new articles about Azure Security, which includes the following articles: • Azure Operational Security • Azure Advanced Threat Detection • Azure Logging and Auditing • Introduction to Azure Security • Isolation in the Azure Public Cloud We hope you enjoy and make sure to leave your feedback in the…


New Alerts in Azure Security Center

As new attacks are discovered and validated, new security alerts will be created in Azure Security Center. This is an ongoing process, which is part of the “Detection Factory”, explained below: Yesterday we updated the Security alerts by type in Azure Security Center article to include the following new virtual machine behavioral analysis type of alerts:…