Enhance your Azure Security skills with this Immersive 1-day demo-only course. Learn about offensive ways to establish defense in Azure, discover how Hackers try to compromise Azure Cloud environments and understand the appropriate security response for a typical Cyber Kill Chain.

This course covers the following Azure security features. Identity and Access Protection — Protecting cloud and hybrid identities, analyze leaked credentials your company may have. Platform protection — protecting your app infrastructure deployed on Azure VMs. Web App Protection — Protecting main asset – Public-faced websites from web app attacks. Azure Sentinel — SIEM system from Microsoft.

Target Audience

  • Security Professionals
  • Microsoft Azure IT Professionals
  • Anyone who has an interest in how to make their Microsoft-based organization more secure with Microsoft Azure
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Working knowledge of Azure technologies.

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Delegates will learn how to

Delegates will learn and deploy both offensive/defensive methods to secure Microsoft Azure deployments. This course covers the following Azure security features.

  • Infrastructure protection — Protecting corporate Infrastructure deployed on Azure VMs.
  • Azure Sentinel — SIEM system from Microsoft.
  • Database and Web App Protection — Protecting main asset – Public-faced websites from web app attacks.
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Module 1. Identity and Access Protection

  • Pentesting Azure AD Connect
  • Secure Azure AD Connect configuration
  • Working with leaked credentials
  • Credentials protection
  • Bypassing authentication and MFA

Module 2. Platform Protection

  • Enumerating VMs in Azure
  • Remote Code Execution in Azure VMs
  • Containers 101
  • Hacking Docker containers
  • Remote Code Execution in Azure Kubernetes Services
  • Configuring VMs and AKS security

Module 3. Web App Protection

  • Common web attacks
  • Remote Code Execution in Azure App Services
  • Accessing Secrets in Azure Key Vault

Module 4. Azure Sentinel

  • Configuring connectors & rules
  • Incidents investigation
  • Threat Hunting in Azure Sentinel
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