MS--500T00 - Microsoft 365 Security Administration

In this course you will learn how to secure user access to your organization’s resources. The course 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 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. In the course 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. This 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.

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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.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: User and Group Protection

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

Module 2: Identity Synchronization

Introduction to Identity Synchronization
Planning for Azure AD Connect
Implementing Azure AD Connect
Managing Synchronized Identities
Introduction to Federated Identities

Module 3: Access Management

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

Module 4: Security in Microsoft 365

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

Module 5: Advanced Threat Protection

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

Module 6: Threat Management

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

Module 7: Mobility

Plan for Mobile Application Management
Plan for Mobile Device Management
Deploy Mobile Device Management
Enroll Devices to Mobile Device Management

Module 8: Information Protection

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

Module 9: Rights Management and Encryption

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

Module 10: Data Loss Prevention

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

Module 11: Cloud Application Security

Cloud App Security Explained
Using Cloud Application Security Information

Module 12: Compliance in Microsoft 365

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

Module 13: Archiving and Retention

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

Module 14: Content Search and Investigation

Content Search
Audit Log Investigations
Advanced eDiscovery