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4 days
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Overview

This course covers managing Microsoft 365 identity and access; implementing Microsoft 365 threat protection; implementing Microsoft 365 information protection; and archiving and data governance in Microsoft 365.

You will learn how to secure user access to your organisation’s resources. It covers user password protection, multi-factor authentication, how to enable Azure Identity Protection, how to setup and use Azure AD Connect, and introduces you to conditional access in Microsoft 365.

You will also learn about threat protection technologies that help protect your Microsoft 365 environment. Specifically, you will learn about threat vectors and Microsoft’s security solutions to mitigate threats. You will learn about Secure Score, Exchange Online protection, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, and threat management.

You will learn about information protection technologies that help secure your Microsoft 365 environment. The course discusses information rights managed content, message encryption, as well as labels, policies and rules that support data loss prevention and information protection.

Lastly, you will learn about archiving and retention in Microsoft 365 as well as data governance and how to conduct content searches and investigations. The course covers data retention policies and tags, in-place records management for SharePoint, email retention, and how to conduct content searches that support eDiscovery investigations.

Please note: This course is not recommended for students who have already attended the MS-101T00 – Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security course due to similar/identical content.

Key Topics

Detailed Info
  • User and Group Protection
  • Access Management
  • Advanced Threat Protection
  • Mobility
  • Rights Management and Encryption
  • Compliance in Microsoft 365
  • Content Search and Investigation
  • Identity Synchronisation
  • Security in Microsoft 365
  • Threat Management
  • Information Protection
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Cloud Application Security
  • Archiving and Retention
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience
Prerequisites

Skills Gained

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Administer user and group security in Microsoft 365
  • Manage passwords in Microsoft 365
  • Describe Azure Identity Protection features
  • Plan and implement Azure AD Connect
  • Manage synchronized identities
  • Plan implement federated identities
  • Describe and use conditional access
  • Describe cyber-attack threat vectors
  • Describe security solutions for Microsoft 365
  • Use Microsoft Secure Score to evaluate your security posture
  • Use the Security Dashboard in the Microsoft Security & Compliance center
  • Configure various advanced threat protection services for Microsoft 365
  • Configure Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Plan and deploy Mobile Device Management
  • Implement information rights management
  • Secure messages in Office 365
  • Configure Data Loss Prevention policies
  • Deploy and manage Cloud App Security
  • Implement Azure information protection for Microsoft 365
  • Implement Windows information protection for devices
  • Plan and deploy a data archiving and retention system
  • Perform assessments in Compliance Manager
  • Manage email retention through Exchange
  • Conduct an audit log investigation
  • Create and manage an eDiscovery investigation
  • Manage GDPR data subject requests

Key Topics

Module 1: User and Group Protection
This module explains how to manage user accounts and groups in Microsoft 365. It introduces you to Privileged Identity Management in Azure AD as well as Identity Protection. The module sets the foundation for the remainder of the course.

Lessons:

  • Identity and Access Management Concepts
  • Zero Trust Security
  • User Accounts in Microsoft 365
  • Administrator Roles and Security Groups in Microsoft 365
  • Password Management in Microsoft 365
  • Azure AD Identity Protection

Lab : Initialise your trial tenant

  • Set up your Microsoft 365 tenant

Lab : Configure Privileged Identity Management

  • Discover and Manage Azure Resources
  • Assign Directory Roles
  • Activate and Deactivate PIM Roles
  • Directory Roles (General)
  • PIM Resource Workflows
  • View audit history for Azure AD roles in PIM

Module 2: Identity Synchronisation
This module explains concepts related to synchronising identities for Microsoft 365. Specifically, it focuses on Azure AD Connect and managing directory synchronisation to ensure the right people are connecting to your Microsoft 365 system.

Lessons:

  • Introduction to Identity Synchronisation
  • Planning for Azure AD Connect
  • Implementing Azure AD Connect
  • Managing Synchronised Identities
  • Introduction to Federated Identities

Lab : Implement Identity Synchronisation

  • Set up your organisation for identity synchronisation

Module 3: Access Management
This module explains conditional access for Microsoft 365 and how it can be used to control access to resources in your organisation. The module also explains Role Based Access Control (RBAC) and solutions for external access.

Lessons:

  • Conditional access
  • Manage device access
  • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Solutions for external access

Lab : Use Conditional Access to enable MFA

  • MFA Authentication Pilot (require MFA for specific apps)
  • MFA Conditional Access (complete an MFA roll out)

Module 4: Security in Microsoft 365
This module explains the various cyber-attack threats that exist. It then introduces you to the Microsoft solutions used to mitigate those threats. The module finishes with an explanation of Microsoft Secure Score and how it can be used to evaluate and report your organisation’s security posture.

Lessons:

  • Threat vectors and data breaches
  • Security strategy and principles
  • Security solutions in Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft Secure Score

Lab : Use Microsoft Secure Score

  • Improve your secure score in the Microsoft 365 Security Center

Module 5: Advanced Threat Protection
This module explains the various threat protection technologies and services available for Microsoft 365. The module covers message protection through Exchange Online Protection, Azure Advanced Threat Protection and Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection.

Lessons:

  • Exchange Online Protection
  • Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
  • Manage Safe Attachments
  • Manage Safe Links
  • Azure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection

Lab : Manage Microsoft 365 Security Services

  • Implement ATP Policies

Module 6: Threat Management
This module explains Microsoft Threat Management which provides you with the tools to evaluate and address cyber threats and formulate responses. You will learn how to use the Security dashboard and Azure Sentinel for Microsoft 365. The module also explains and configures Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics.

Lessons:

  • Use the Security dashboard
  • Microsoft 365 threat investigation and response
  • Azure Sentinel for Microsoft 365
  • Configuring Advanced Threat Analytics

Lab : Using Attack Simulator

  • Conduct a simulated Spear phishing attack
  • Conduct simulated password attacks

Module 7: Mobility
This module focuses on securing mobile devices and applications. You will learn about Mobile Device Management and how it works with Microsoft Intune. You will also learn about how Intune and Azure AD can be used to secure mobile applications.

Lessons:

  • Plan for Mobile Application Management
  • Plan for Mobile Device Management
  • Deploy Mobile Device Management
  • Enrol Devices to Mobile Device Management

Lab : Configure Azure AD for Intune

  • Enable Device Management
  • Configure Azure AD for Intune
  • Create Intune Policies

Module 8: Information Protection
The module explains how to implement Azure Information Protection and Windows Information Protection.

Lessons:

  • Information Protection Concepts
  • Azure Information Protection
  • Advanced Information Protection
  • Windows Information Protection

Lab : Implement Azure Information Protection and Windows Information Protection

  • Implement Azure Information Protection
  • Implement Windows Information Protection

Module 9: Rights Management and Encryption
This module explains information rights management in Exchange and SharePoint. The module also describes encryption technologies used to secure messages.

Lessons:

  • Information Rights Management
  • Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension
  • Office 365 Message Encryption

Lab : Configure Office 365 Message Encryption

  • Configure Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Validate Information Rights Management

Module 10: Data Loss Prevention
This module focuses on data loss prevention in Microsoft 365. You will learn about how to create policies, edit rules, and customise user notifications to protect your data.

Lessons:

  • Data Loss Prevention Explained
  • Data Loss Prevention Policies
  • Custom DLP Policies
  • Creating a DLP Policy to Protect Documents
  • Policy Tips

Lab : Implement Data Loss Prevention policies

  • Manage DLP Policies
  • Test MRM and DLP Policies

Module 11: Cloud Application Security
This module focuses on cloud application security in Microsoft 365. The module will explain cloud discovery, app connectors, policies, and alerts. You will learn how these features work to secure you cloud applications.

Lessons:

  • Cloud App Security Explained
  • Using Cloud Application Security Information

Module 12: Compliance in Microsoft 365
This module focuses on data governance in Microsoft 365. The module will introduce you to Compliance Manager and discuss Global Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Lessons:

  • Plan for compliance requirements
  • Build ethical walls in Exchange Online
  • Manage Retention in Email
  • Troubleshoot Data Governance

Module 13: Archiving and Retention
This module explains concepts related to retention and archiving of data for Microsoft 365 including Exchange and SharePoint.

Lessons:

  • Archiving in Microsoft 365
  • Retention in Microsoft 365
  • Retention policies in the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center
  • Archiving and Retention in Exchange
  • In-place Records Management in SharePoint

Lab : Compliance and Retention

  • Initialise Compliance
  • Configure retention tags and policies

Module 14: Content Search and Investigation
This module focuses on content search and investigations. The module covers how to use eDiscovery to conduct advanced investigations of Microsoft 365 data. It also covers audit logs and discusses GDPR data subject requests.

Lessons:

  • Content Search
  • Audit Log Investigations
  • Advanced eDiscovery

Lab : Manage Search and Investigation

  • Investigate your Microsoft 365 Data
  • Conduct a Data Subject Request

Target Audience

This course is for the Microsoft 365 security administrator role. This role collaborates with the Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator, business stakeholders and other workload administrators to plan and implement security strategies and ensures that the solutions comply with the policies and regulations of the organization.

This role proactively secures Microsoft 365 enterprise environments. Responsibilities include responding to threats, implementing, managing and monitoring security and compliance solutions for the Microsoft 365 environment. They respond to incidents, investigations and enforcement of data governance.

The Microsoft 365 Security administrator is familiar with Microsoft 365 workloads and has strong skills and experience with identity protection, information protection, threat protection, security management and data governance. This role focuses on the Microsoft 365 environment and includes hybrid environments.

We can also deliver and customise this training course for larger groups – saving your organisation time, money and resources. For more information, please call us at +632 8244 2098 or email [email protected].

Prerequisites

Learners should start this course already having the following skills:

  • Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with Windows 10 devices
  • Experience with Office 365
  • Basic understanding of authorization and authentication
  • Basic understanding of computer networks
  • Working knowledge of managing mobile devices
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