Mastering Azure Security

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  • Understand cloud security concepts
  • Get to grips with managing cloud identities
  • Adopt the Azure security cloud infrastructure
  • Grasp Azure network security concepts
  • Discover how to keep cloud resources secure
  • Implement cloud governance with security policies and rules

Security is always integrated into a cloud platform, and this often causes users to let their guard down as they take it for granted. With cloud computing bringing new security challenges, it’s important to stay prepared, and Microsoft Azure’s shared responsibility model is designed to help you overcome these challenges.

This book covers the latest security features provided by Microsoft to identify threats and protect your Azure cloud using innovative techniques. You’ll explore the built-in security controls and the multi-layered security features offered by Azure to protect cloud workloads across apps and networks. Next, you’ll get to grips with using the Azure Security Center for unified security management, building secure application gateways on Azure, and protecting the cloud from distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. In addition to this, you’ll understand how to effectively safeguard the Azure Key Vault. To build on your skills further, you’ll learn how to use Azure Sentinel to monitor security for your Azure and on-premise resources. Later, the book will guide you through Azure security and governance best practices, and securing PaaS deployments.

By the end of this cloud security book, you’ll have developed a solid understanding of cybersecurity in the cloud and be able to design secure solutions in Microsoft Azure.

  • Secure your Azure cloud workloads across applications and networks
  • Protect your Azure infrastructure from cyber attacks
  • Discover tips and techniques for implementing, deploying, and maintaining secure cloud services using best practices
Page Count 214
Course Length 6 hours 25 minutes
ISBN 9781839218996
Date Of Publication 8 May 2020


Mustafa Toroman

Mustafa Toroman is a program architect and lead system engineer with Authority Partners. With years of experience of designing and monitoring infrastructure solutions, lately he focuses on designing new solutions in the cloud and migrating existing solutions to the cloud. He is very interested in DevOps processes, and he's also an Infrastructure-as-Code enthusiast. Mustafa has over 50 Microsoft certificates and has been an MCT for the last 8 years. He often speaks at international conferences about cloud technologies, and he has been awarded MVP for Microsoft Azure since 2016. Mustafa also authored ‘Hands-On Cloud Administration in Azure’ and ‘Azure Networking Cookbook’, and co-authored ‘Learn Node.js with Azure’, all published by Packt.

Tom Janetscheck

Tom Janetscheck is a Principal Consultant at Devoteam Alegri. His more than fifteen-year experience with Microsoft infrastructure solutions and his current focus on Microsoft Cloud Security, Azure Infrastructure, and Azure Governance make him the right contact to talk about all things Azure and enterprise architecture. As founder and community lead of Azure Meetup Saarbruecken, as a well-known international conference speaker and Azure tech blogger, and as one of the founders and organizers of the Azure Saturday community conferences, Tom is actively taking his experience into the international tech communities. In his spare time, Tom is an enthusiastic motorcyclist, guitar player, drummer, and station officer at a local fire department.