Securing the Application Lifecycle in Microsoft Azure

Do you manually maintain your Azure resources' security health? Has your team accidentally checked in sensitive credentials into the source control? Need cloud tests for your app service? If the answer is yes, this course can greatly help you.
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Oct 1, 2019
Duration
1h 4m
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Description
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Oct 1, 2019
Duration
1h 4m
Description

Manually maintaining code credentials and Azure resources' security health is time-consuming and error-prone. In this course, Securing the Application Lifecycle in Microsoft Azure, you will gain the ability to use automated tools to uphold the security of your cloud subscription. First, you will discover how to use the CredScan tool to search your code for secrets and credentials before they accidentally get checked in. Next, you will learn to scan your Azure subscriptions for security health using the Secure DevOps Kit for Azure (AzSK). Finally, you will explore how to create automated load tests for your Azure app services. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of secure application lifecycle needed to protect your applications in the cloud.

About the author
About the author

Reza, is a Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS architect, developer and trainer. He continues helping his clients with cloud-native solutions while sharing his expertise with other developers through training and mentoring.

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Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
(Music) Hi everyone. My name Reza Salehi, and welcome to my course, Securing the Application Lifecycle in Microsoft Azure. I am a cloud consultant and trainer. Do you know automatic bots constantly scan GitHub and other repositories for credentials and secrets? You need automated tools to help you maintain the security health of your Azure resources. In this course we are going to cover useful tools developed by Microsoft which help you to improve the security of your cloud resources. Some of the major topics that we will cover include: importance of security health checks, Secure DevOps Kit for Azure or AzSK, the Microsoft CredScan tool, and finally, load testing for App Services. By the end of this course you can use these tools to uphold the security of your cloud workloads. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with the Azure Portal and cloud security basics. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about cloud security with the Securing the Application Lifecycle in Microsoft Azure course at Pluralsight.