Azure Security Boot Camp (ASBC)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Content

This engaging 3-day course includes multiple real-world demonstration style hands-on labs and expert instruction to help you learn the critical skills to protect your Azure Cloud infrastructure.

Cloud technologies remain one of the fastest growing new technologies and Microsoft’s Azure is the fastest growing cloud computing environment. Getting on the cloud has never been easier. Protecting yourself and your company has never been more important. Are you and your company prepared to ensure your security, privacy and compliance on an Azure cloud?

The Fast Lane Azure Security Bootcamp is loaded with the practical real-world knowledge and skills you need to secure your Microsoft Azure-based cloud implementation including protecting users, email and documents as well as managing the overall security solution. You will leave this course with a deep understanding of the issues and threats and fully prepared to take on these challenges.

Who should attend

This course is intended for professionals in data center, infrastructure, systems and security - both implementers and designers.

This course is also potentially helpful for pre- and post-sales professionals desiring a more advanced understanding of Microsoft Azure security


Before attending this course, students should have:

  • A basic understanding of data center.
  • A basic understanding of cloud services and technologies
  • A basic understanding of infrastructure and systems
  • A basic understanding of security

Course Objectives

You Will Learn To

  • Protect your cloud implementation
  • Manage and Safeguard your Identity
  • Utilize Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Protect your Network from Password Attacks
  • Guard Against Data Loss
  • Protect Against Malware and Phishing
  • Configure for Secure Office 365 Implementations

Outline: Azure Security Boot Camp (ASBC)

Public Cloud Security Challenges

  • Cybersecurity Threats
  • Compliance Challenges
  • World's Biggest Data Breaches and Hacks
  • Overview of the security stack in the private and the public clouds

Identity and Access Management

  • Role-based Access Control (RBAC) in Azure
  • Manage and Safeguard Identity
    • Azure Active Directory
      • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
      • Azure Active Directory B2C
    • Azure Key Vault
    • Advanced Security Management
    • Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics
    • Secure Web Apps
      • Authentication
      • HTTPS
      • TLS Mutual Authentication
      • MS Azure Web Application Firewall
    • Password Attacks Protection
      • Credential Guard
      • Microsoft Hello for Business
      • Office 365 Multi-Factor Authentication
    • Azure Access Protection
      • VPN Gateway
      • Express Route
      • Third-party Security Tools
        • Firewalls – Barracuda, Cisco, F5, etc.
        • Routers – Cisco, etc.
        • Web Application Firewalls – Barracuda, Sophos, etc.

Information and Threat Protection

  • Data Loss Prevention
    • Azure Storage Security
      • Azure Storage Service Encryption
        • Management and Data Plane Security
        • Encryption at Rest and in Transit
      • Data Lake Store security
    • Microsoft Azure Information Protection
    • SQL Server/Azure SQL DB Transparent Data Encryption
    • Backup and Site recovery
  • Office 365 Considerations
    • Malware and Phishing – Advanced Threat Protection
    • Data Loss Prevention
    • Customer Lockbox

Azure Security Management

  • Threat Management
    • Azure Adviser
    • SQL Server Database Threat Protection
  • Security monitoring and visibility
    • Azure Security Center
    • Operations Management suite
    • Microsoft Cloud App Security
    • Office 365 Threat Intelligence and Secure Score
      • MS Azure Compliance Manager with GDRP tracking
      • MS Azure Government Cloud

Microsoft Security Suites

  • Enterprise Mobility + Security
    • EM+S E3
    • EM+S E5
  • Secure Productive Enterprise
    • SPE E3
    • SPE E5

Azure Security Best Practices

  • Azure network security best practices
  • Azure data security and encryption best practices
  • Identity management and access control security best practices
  • Internet of Things security best practices
  • Azure IaaS Security Best Practices
  • Azure boundary security best practices
  • Implementing a secure hybrid network architecture in Azure
  • Azure PaaS Best Practices

Demo Labs

  • MS Azure Marketplace Security – overview of the security offerings in the MA Azure marketplace. Microsoft and third-party security solutions for your cloud environment.
  • Azure AD single sign-on – how to configure single sign-on for your application.
  • App Service Application Configuration with Azure Active Directory Login – configuring your application in App Service to use Azure AD.
  • Azure Security Center – overview and getting acquainted with the security monitoring application.
  • Azure Network Watcher – learn how to monitor and diagnose network and security issues in scenario-based situation.
  • Backup vault – managing backups in Azure
  • Key vault – managing keys, secrets and certificates in Azure.
  • MS Web Application Firewall – deploying WAF for your application.
  • Network Security Groups, User Defined Routes and Azure DNS – deploying network security for your cloud infrastructure.
  • Virtual network appliances in Azure – using third-party security appliance to protect your cloud infrastructure.
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 3 days

  • Canada: CAD 2,295
Dates and Booking
Online Training
Modality: L

Duration 3 days

  • Canada: CAD 2,295
Dates and Booking
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This is an Instructor-Led Classroom course
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Nov 19-21, 2018 This is a FLEX event Mississauga 08:30 Canada/Eastern Enroll
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Sep 12-14, 2018 This is a FLEX event Kansas City, KS 08:30 US/Central Enroll
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Oct 17-19, 2018 This is a FLEX event Minneapolis, MN 08:30 US/Central Enroll
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