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…


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…


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…


Book Signing Session at Ignite

I’m pleased to announce that my great friend Tom Shinder and I are going to be at Ignite next month in Atlanta, we are working with OMS Security Product Team to deliver a very cool OMS Security presentation (to be announced soon). Also, in partnership with Microsoft Press, we will have a book signing session (date and time…


Azure Security Center – from planning to operations in 10 steps

In a recent conversation with a customer, I received a question regarding Azure Security Center and the best way to adopt and leverage this service for daily operations. The answer for that can be found at Azure Security Center documentation page, but I decided to put together the top 10 questions (in order) that can…


New Articles about Azure Security Center

Hello Security community! Quick update here just to bring awareness about some new articles (and some updates) that we had recently at Azure Security Center: Provide security contact details in Azure Security Center Add a web application firewall in Azure Security Center Update OS version in Azure Security Center Enable Network Security Groups in Azure…


Updates in Azure Security Center Public Preview

Recently we released some updates for Azure Security Center and we updated our documentation to reflect that. One important update that was added is the recommendation for the Next Generation Firewall (NGFW), which will be part of the Networking recommendations as shown below: Now you can also access the Azure Security Center Planning and Operations Guide directly…


Azure Security Infrastructure

I'm very pleased to announce that the upcoming book that I'm writing with my friend Tom Shinder (our fifth book together) is now available for pre-order at Amazon. Tom and I are working hard to get a very unique experience in this book, covering all major components of Azure Infrastructure and how you can leverage them to…