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Microsoft Security—detecting empires in the cloud

Microsoft consistently tracks the most advanced threat actors and evolving attack techniques. We use these findings to harden our products and platform and share them with the security community to help defenders everywhere better protect the planet. Recently, the Microsoft ... continue reading

Microsoft Security: 6 tips for enabling people-centric cybersecurity with security training

Everyone knows about phishing scams, and most of us think we’re too smart to take the bait. Our confidence often reaches superhero levels when we’re logged onto a company network. As Chief Security Advisor for Microsoft, and previously at telco ... continue reading
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Microsoft delivers unified SIEM and XDR to modernize security operations

The threat landscape continues to increase in both complexity and the level of sophistication of the attacks we observe. Attackers target the most vulnerable resources in an organization and then traverse laterally to target high-value assets. No longer can you ... continue reading
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Best practices to simplify governing employee access across your applications, groups and teams

In the modern workforce, the emergence of hybrid cloud deployments and collaborative applications make it easy for employees to share information, data, and files with other internal as well as external users, helping them collaborate easily with vendors, business partners, ... continue reading
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Durham County enhances security across a hybrid environment with Azure AD and F5 BIG-IP APM

Hello! In today’s “Voice of the Customer” blog, Lyvon Garth, CISO, Durham County, Aaron Stone, Assistant Director and members of his team provide details about how they use Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) and F5 BIG-IP APM to apply consistent ... continue reading

Accelerate your adoption of SIEM using Azure Sentinel and a new offer from Microsoft

Take advantage of the efficiency benefits of Cloud-native SIEM using Azure Sentinel Today, security needs are evolving faster than ever—and the importance of being agile and cost-effective has never been clearer. Security teams need to get more done, faster, with ... continue reading
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Microsoft Teams logs in Azure Sentinel (public preview)

Security is in everything and with Azure Sentinel, you can consolidate different sources of security signals into a single "glass of pain." Azure Sentinel is pleased to announce the Microsoft Teams connector is now in Public Preview, so lets take ... continue reading
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PowerShell error Failed to acquire token silently

PowerShell provides an effective way to run queries or actions at scale, whether that's against Azure resources, Azure Active Directory identities or Office 365 environments (including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and Microsoft Teams). The first step is connecting PowerShell to ... continue reading
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Securing a remote workforce with Zero Trust

Microsoft customers around the globe have responded to COVID-19 by moving their office employees to remote work. With more people working from home, identity-driven security solutions are required to help safeguard company resources. Nathan Lasnoski, Chief Technology Officer at Concurrency, ... continue reading
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Microsoft Zero Trust deployment guide for your applications

Introduction More likely than not, your organization is in the middle of a digital transformation characterized by increased adoption of cloud apps and increased demand for mobility. In the age of remote work, users expect to be able to connect to any resource, on any device, from ... continue reading