Microsoft Defender For Cloud? – The Edge of Ingite

Azure Defender, Security Center?Azure Defender and ASC. The hot topic of recent months, and one that I have been asked about more than any other product or topic. Yesterday, a rebrand annoucement was made to try and address some of the confusion in terms of what it is and how it fits. I think this … Continue reading Microsoft Defender For Cloud? – The Edge of Ingite

Hyper-V On-The-Go – Sending Files to Your VMs (Part 3)

In a previous blog I discussed methods for sending files to the VMs in your portable lab. Those methods included the following: ISO transferPowerShell Cmdlet transferDirect VHD TransferNetwork Transfer I've covered the ISO method and discarded the Network method for practicality reasons. In THIS blog I will be covering the PowerShell Cmdlet method. It can … Continue reading Hyper-V On-The-Go – Sending Files to Your VMs (Part 3)

UserVoice is Back (sorta) for Azure Sentinel and Azure Security Center

A few months ago news broke that Microsoft would move away from UserVoice to a first-party solution. That solution is now available. There's many topics available on the new resource, but here's the ones my audience is most interest in: Azure Sentinel Azure Security Center Use this resource to share your ideas, vote on existing … Continue reading UserVoice is Back (sorta) for Azure Sentinel and Azure Security Center

How to Subscribe to the Azure Security Center Wrap Newsletter

The Azure Sentinel newsletter "experiment" I started a few months ago is a confirmed success. Its become a wildly popular weekly Inbox insert for many and the subscriber growth is still steadily increasing. And, for those that don't care for yet another newsletter, there's also a huge following for direct access through the social media … Continue reading How to Subscribe to the Azure Security Center Wrap Newsletter

How to Get the Network Security Dashboard for Security Center

There's a new dashboard in town for Azure Security Center. This particular dashboard (workbook) contains the following: Overview - a summary of all monitored network-related security components.Public IPs & Exposed Ports - Public IP and Asset Types and Ports Exposed to the InternetNetwork Security Services- DDoS Protection Plans, Azure Firewalls and Firewall Policies, Azure WAF … Continue reading How to Get the Network Security Dashboard for Security Center

Security Center Compliance Over Time Report Now in Public Preview

The Microsoft Security Center team has now released an integrated report that gives customers the ability to track compliance status over time. This is a valuable report to enable managers and workers to view continuing progress toward a compliant environment. The Compliance Over Time workbook requires continuous export to export data to a Log Analytics … Continue reading Security Center Compliance Over Time Report Now in Public Preview

July 14: Thomas Maurer on Azure Arc for the Microsoft Security Insights Podcast and Twitch Stream

A couple weeks back during the Microsoft Security Insights Podcast, the topic of Azure Arc came up in reference to the new AMA client that uses DCRs to help filter the Windows events collected from on-prem servers and sent to the Log Analytics workspace for Azure Sentinel. At the time, I suggested Thomas Maurer would … Continue reading July 14: Thomas Maurer on Azure Arc for the Microsoft Security Insights Podcast and Twitch Stream