Updates in Azure Security Center – September 2017 – Part 3

Here another wave of new features that were released today, this time in public preview, but fully documented below: Investigate Incidents and Alerts in Azure Security Center (Preview) Custom Alert Rules in Azure Security Center (Preview) Security Playbook in Azure Security Center (Preview) If you are planning to go to Ignite next week, here are…


Updates in Azure Security Center – September 2017 – Part 2

You thought we were done, didn’t you? Nope, it ain’t over yet, and here are the new articles that reflect new capabilities in Azure Security Center released today: Monitoring and processing security events Azure Security Center search Adaptive Application Controls in Azure Security Center (Preview) Partner and Solutions Integration in Azure Security Center That’s a…


Updates in Azure Security Center – September 2017

Today we are releasing a series of updates for Azure Security Center, and these updates are fully documented by our team. Make sure to check it out the articles that we just published: Onboarding to Azure Security Center Standard for enhanced security Data collection in Azure Security Center Threat Intelligence in Azure Security Center Monitoring…


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,…


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:…


Security Incident in Azure Security Center

Azure Security Center has the capability to aggregate security alerts that are correlated in one single bucket called Security Incident. The intent is to enable the incident response team to understand the attacks that occurred as part of the same campaign. In the video below, I’m going to show you how to use Security Incident and some benefits…