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Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500.0)

Course Overview

In this course students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to implement security controls, maintain the security posture, and identify and remediate vulnerabilities by using a variety of security tools. The course covers scripting and automation, virtualization, and cloud N-tier architecture.

What You'll Learn

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe specialized data classifications on Azure
  • Identify Azure data protection mechanisms
  • Implement Azure data encryption methods
  • Secure Internet protocols and how to implement them on Azure
  • Describe Azure security services and features

Prerequisites

Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate

Course Syllabus

Identity and Access

  • Configure Azure Active Directory for Azure workloads and subscriptions
  • Configure Azure AD Privileged Identity Management
  • Configure security for an Azure subscription

Platform Protection

  • Understand cloud security
  • Build a network
  • Secure network
  • Implement host security
  • Implement platform security
  • Implement subscription security

Security Operations

  • Configure security services
  • Configure security policies by using Azure Security Center
  • Manage security alerts
  • Respond to and remediate security issues
  • Create security baselines

Data and applications

  • Configure security policies to manage data
  • Configure security for data infrastructure
  • Configure encryption for data at rest
  • Understand application security
  • Implement security for application lifecycle
  • Secure applications
  • Configure and manage Azure Key Vault

Course Staff

Kimberly Rasmusson-Anderson

Kimberly Rasmusson-Anderson

Senior Content Developer

Learning eXperiences Team

Kimberly is a Senior Content Developer with the Microsoft Learning team. She is responsible for building IT Professional courses. She is also the project manager for a new Microsoft Virtual Academy Enterprise Security channel. Prior to this, Kimberly was a technical lead in the Microsoft Customer Service and Support organization.

Philip Helsel

Philip Helsel

Content Developer

Philip Helsel is a independent content developer, where he is currently focused on building Microsoft IT Professional courses. Before initially joining Microsoft, he was a Pre-Sales Engineer and trainer at Fast Search and Transfer, a Pre-Sales Engineer at Oracle Corporation, and Sun Microsystems. He also served as a Captain in U.S. Army. Phil has a BS degree in Mathematics & Physics, and a Master of Science degree in Computer Science. Mr. Helsel also has a number of certifications including his Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), MCITP in Server Virtualization, CCNA, VCP5, CISM, Security+, Network+, and others.

  1. Course Number

    AZ-500.0
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  3. Classes End

  4. Estimated Effort

    8-16 hours in total
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