Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500)

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Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500)

Authors: Mark Ingram, Rishalin Pillay, Robert McMillen

Securing your Microsoft 365 implementations continues to grow in importance every day. This path takes you through the security topics and strategies you’ll need to bring peace of... Read more

What you will learn

  • Securing Microsoft 365 hybrid environments
  • Securing Identities
  • Implementing authentication methods
  • Implementing conditional access
  • Implementing role-based access control (RBAC)
  • Implementing Azure AD Privileged Identity Management (PIM)
  • Implementing Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Implementing an enterprise hybrid threat protection solution
  • Implementing device threat protection
  • Implementing and managing device and application protection
  • Implementing and managing Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Monitoring Microsoft 365 Security with Azure Sentinel
  • Securing data access within Office 365
  • Managing sensitivity labels
  • Managing Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • Implementing and managing Microsoft Cloud App Security
  • Configuring and analyzing security reporting
  • Managing and analyzing audit logs and reports
  • Managing data governance and retention
  • Managing search and investigation
  • Managing data privacy regulation compliance

Pre-requisites

You should be familiar with Microsoft 365 tools and capabilities

Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500)

THIS PATH IS AWAITING COMPLETION OF A FINAL FOURTH COURSE.

Securing your Microsoft 365 implementations continues to grow in importance every day. This path takes you through the security topics and strategies you’ll need to bring peace of mind to yourself and your IT staff. You’ll cover the various products and endpoints provided in Microsoft 365 and the host of tools that you’ll have in your arsenal to combat security threats to your infrastructure.

In addition, this path covers the topics outlined in the MS-500 certification exam and can help you prepare for certification as a Microsoft 365 Certified Security Administrator Associate.

Microsoft 365 Security: Identity and Access Implementation and Management

by Mark Ingram

May 13, 2021 / 2h 37m

2h 37m

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Description

With large entities suffering high-profile breaches, identity and access management is more important than ever. In this course, Microsoft 365 Security: Identity and Access Implementation and Management, you’ll learn to provision secure access to your Microsoft 365 resources for both internal and external users. First, you’ll explore user and group security. Next, you’ll discover how to synchronize identities between your on-premises active directory and Azure active directory using Azure AD Connect. Finally, you’ll learn how to configure access management for users and devices. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of identity and access management needed to secure your accounts and resource access in Microsoft 365.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Zero Trust and Identity Challenges Solved by Microsoft 365
  3. Managing Users and Groups
  4. Configuring Identity Synchronization and Protection
  5. Configuring Identity and Access Management
  6. Configuring Role-based Access Control, Privileged Identity Management, and External Access
  7. Recapping the Journey

Microsoft 365 Security: Threat Protection Implementation and Management

by Rishalin Pillay

Apr 9, 2021 / 4h 16s

4h 16s

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Description

All organizations are targets for cyber attacks. As the threat landscape evolves, your security operations need to evolve too. In this course, Microsoft 365 Security: Threat Protection Implementation and Management, you’ll learn to implement and manage Microsoft’s Threat Protection stack. First, you’ll explore how to protect identities. Next, you’ll discover how to protect endpoints and Office 365. Finally, you’ll learn how to perform advanced hunting by pulling all the data together into a single pane of glass for incident management and advanced hunting. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Microsoft’s Threat Protection stack needed to help you to protect against threats, ultimately reducing your attack surface.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Understanding the Threat Landscape
  3. Implement an Enterprise Hybrid Threat Protection Solution
  4. Implement Device Threat Protection
  5. Implement and Manage Device and Application Protection
  6. Implement and Manage Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  7. Monitor Microsoft 365 Security with Azure Sentinel

Microsoft 365 Security: Information Protection Implementation and Management

by Robert McMillen

Mar 23, 2021 / 1h 24m

1h 24m

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Description

Learn the details to prepare for the MS-500 Certification exam. In this course, Microsoft 365 Security: Information Protection Implementation and Management, you’ll learn about Cloud Application Security. First, we'll describe the concept along with demonstrations and how to deploy security in the cloud. Next, you’ll learn how to keep data from leaving your organization through data loss prevention methods by creating and testing policies through the Security and Compliance Center. Lastly, the concepts of information protection by configuring rights, connectors, and managing keys. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to manage and protect your Microsoft 365 resources using the Azure portal, the Microsoft 365 admin center, the cloud app portal, and the security and compliance centers.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Implement and Manage Microsoft Cloud App Security
  3. Manage Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  4. Manage Sensitivity Labels
  5. Secure Data Access within Office 365

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