Manage security operations Course

Learn how to configure security policies and manage security alerts with the tools and services in Azure.

1 hour, 48 minutes

Course description

In this course, you will learn how to identify threats in Azure Security Center. You will learn how to respond and resolve threats detected in Azure Security Center, and learn how to use Azure Security Center to protect VMs and servers.


Azure Sentinel

Video - 00:21:00

An introduction to Azure Sentinel.
Azure Security Center

Video - 00:25:00

An introduction to Azure Security Center.
Deploy and configure Azure Sentinel

Video - 00:23:00

Implementation and configuration of Azure Sentinel and a look at how to investigate escalated security incidents and configuring a playbook for a security event by using Azure Sentinel.
Deploy and configure Azure Security Center

Video - 00:07:00

Configure centralized policy management by using Azure Security Center, review and respond to alerts and recommendations, configure vulnerability scanning and configure Just-in-Time VM access by using Azure Security Center.
Deploy and configure Azure Monitor

Video - 00:12:00

Configure Azure Monitor, create and customize alerts and take a look at Azure Log Analytics and diagnostic logging.
Azure Monitor

Video - 00:21:00

An introduction to Azure Monitor.

Meet the author

Austin Songer

Austin Songer has been working in cybersecurity since 2015. He currently works for a managed security services provider as a SOC engineer in Chicago, Illinois. He has experience in security monitoring, incident response and Azure security and holds several certifications, including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Certified Security Analyst (ECSA).

Austin is passionate about learning and is currently studying for his OSCP certification. Before joining the information security industry, he spent seven years in the United States Navy as a hospital corpsman. He holds a bachelor's degree from Eastern Illinois University and a master's degree in information systems from Robert Morris University. Outside of work, Austin enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs.

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