Microsoft Defender Experts for Hunting demonstrates industry-leading protection in the 2022 MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluations for Managed Services

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 15:00:00 +0000

Microsoft Defender Experts for Hunting, our newest managed threat hunting service, delivered top-class results during the inaugural MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluations for Managed Services. Defender Experts for Hunting provided a seamless, comprehensive, and rapid response to the simulated attack using expert-led threat hunting and an industry-leading platform—Microsoft 365 Defender.

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Microsoft Security tips for mitigating risk in mergers and acquisitions

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2022 16:00:00 +0000

Mergers and acquisitions can be challenging. Microsoft’s Security Experts share what to ask before, during, and after one to secure identity, access control, and communications.

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How to prevent lateral movement attacks using Microsoft 365 Defender

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2022 16:00:00 +0000

Learn how Microsoft 365 Defender can enhance mitigations against lateral movement paths in your environment, stopping attackers from gaining access to privileged and sensitive accounts.

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The art and science behind Microsoft threat hunting: Part 1

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 16:00:00 +0000

At Microsoft, we define threat hunting as the practice of actively looking for cyberthreats that have covertly (or not so covertly) penetrated an environment. This involves looking beyond the known alerts or malicious threats to discover new potential threats and vulnerabilities.

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Microsoft Defender Experts for Hunting proactively hunts threats

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 16:00:00 +0000

Microsoft Defender Experts for Hunting is now generally available. The security offering provides a proactive hunting service combining expert-trained technology with human-led services to hunt for threats across Microsoft 365 data.

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