Go inside the new Azure Defender for IoT including CyberX

Credit to Author: Teri Seals-Dormer| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:00:14 +0000

In 2020, the move toward digital transformation and Industry 4.0 took on new urgency with manufacturing and other critical infrastructure sectors under pressure to increase operational efficiency and reduce costs. But the cybersecurity model for operational technology (OT) was already shown to be lacking before the pandemic. A series of major cyberattacks across industries served…

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Microsoft Azure Active Directory again a “Leader” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management

Credit to Author: Jenny Erie| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 17:00:43 +0000

Howdy folks, I’m proud to announce that for the fourth year in a row, Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) has been recognized as a “Leader” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management, Worldwide. Earlier this year, my boss, Joy Chik, CVP of Identity Engineering shared Microsoft’s guiding principles of our identity and access management…

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Key layers for developing a smarter SOC with CyberProof-managed Microsoft Azure security services

Credit to Author: Lauren Goodwin| Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 17:00:30 +0000

This blog post is part of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA) guest blog series. Learn more about MISA here.   Security teams are struggling to reduce the time to detect and respond to threats due to the complexity and volume of alerts being generated from multiple security technologies. With more workloads being migrated to the…

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Advanced protection for web applications in Azure with Radware’s Microsoft Security integration

Credit to Author: Teri Seals-Dormer| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:00:42 +0000

This blog post is part of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association guest blog series. Learn more about MISA here. The state of application security Companies face a wide range of security challenges, such as Open Source Foundation for Application Security Project (OWASP) vulnerabilities, advanced BOT threats and the need to manage BOTs, securing APIs, and protecting against…

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Best practices for defending Azure Virtual Machines

Credit to Author: Teri Seals-Dormer| Date: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 16:00:20 +0000

One of the things that our Detection and Response Team (DART) and Customer Service and Support (CSS) security teams see frequently during investigation of customer incidents are attacks on virtual machines from the internet. This is one area in the cloud security shared responsibility model where customer tenants are responsible for security. Security is a…

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Why we invite security researchers to hack Azure Sphere

Credit to Author: Teri Seals-Dormer| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 16:00:04 +0000

Fighting the security battle so our customers don’t have to IoT devices are becoming more prevalent in almost every aspect of our lives—we will rely on them in our homes, our businesses, as well as our infrastructure. In February, Microsoft announced the general availability of Azure Sphere, an integrated security solution for IoT devices and…

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Microsoft Advanced Compliance Solutions in Zero Trust Architecture

Credit to Author: Jim Flack| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:00:10 +0000

Zero Trust architecture starts with Identity and Access Management but it doesn’t end there. Microsoft Advanced Compliance solutions complement Azure Active Directory and Conditional Access with important protections around the data, applications and network pillars.

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