At the core of Azure subscription security is a thorough knowledge of least-privilege authorization. In this course, Securing Microsoft Azure Subscriptions, you will learn how to protect your Azure AD tenants and the subscriptions that trust them. First, you will touch on how to implement role-based access control for your Azure resources and Azure AD tenant. Next, you will explore how to identify and manage high-privilege external accounts in Azure AD. Finally, you will discover how to protect application programming interface (API) access to Azure AD and, by extension, to your cloud apps. When you are finished with this course, you will have a foundational knowledge of Azure subscription security that will help you as you move forward in your Azure security engineer career. Software required: Microsoft Azure subscription.
Course Overview Hello, and welcome to our course, Securing Microsoft Azure Subscriptions. My name is Tim Warner, and I'm a full‑time Pluralsight author and a Microsoft MVP in Cloud and Datacenter Management. The goal of this advanced‑level course is to give the Microsoft Azure security engineer the knowledge and skills needed to govern and to provide least privilege security for their Azure AD tenants and Azure subscription resources. Some of the major topics we'll cover include configuring Azure resource and Azure AD permissions, creating custom RBAC roles, identifying high‑privilege accounts, and managing API access to Azure subscription resources. By the end of this course, you'll be well positioned to improve your organization's subscription security posture in Azure. I hope you'll join me on this journey of Azure subscription protection in our Securing Microsoft Azure Subscriptions course, at Pluralsight.