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MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration Training

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In this course, professionals will study how to get secure user access to an organizational resource. The course indulges user password protection, multi-factor authentication, and enables Azure identity protection.

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  • Category : MS 365

Course Price : $2295 Per Participant

Course Description

Note: This course is retired on June 30, 2023.

In this course, professionals will study how to get secure user access to an organizational resource. The course indulges user password protection, and multi-factor authentication, and enables Azure identity protection. The professionals in this course will also learn about threat protection technology to secure the MS Office 365 atmosphere.

By obtaining this career program, professionals will learn how to get user group access to Microsoft 365. Professionals will also be skillful in explaining and managing Azure identity protection.

After completing this course, the Professional will find a job role as Microsoft 365 security administrator. Professionals will plan and implement a security strategy for their Microsoft 365.

This course is based on the objectives of MS-500T00-A.

 

Training Exclusives

  • Live instructor-led interactive sessions with Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT).
  • Access to Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).
  • Real-time Virtual Lab Environment.
  • Experience 24*7 Learner Support.
  • Self-paced learning and flexible schedules.
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What you will learn

  • green-tick Administer user and group access in Microsoft 365.
  • green-tick Explain and manage Azure Identity Protection.
  • green-tick Plan and implement Azure AD Connect.
  • green-tick Manage synchronized user identities.
  • green-tick Explain and use conditional access.
  • green-tick Describe cyber-attack threat vectors.
  • green-tick Explain security solutions for Microsoft 365.
  • green-tick Use Microsoft Secure Score to evaluate and improve your security posture.
  • green-tick Configure various advanced threat protection services for Microsoft 365.
  • green-tick Plan for and deploy secure mobile devices.
  • green-tick Implement information rights management.
  • green-tick Secure messages in Office 365.
  • green-tick Configure Data Loss Prevention policies.
  • green-tick Deploy and manage Cloud App Security.
  • green-tick Implement Windows information protection for devices.
  • green-tick Plan and deploy a data archiving and retention system.
  • green-tick Create and manage an eDiscovery investigation.
  • green-tick Manage GDPR data subject requests.
  • green-tick Explain and use sensitivity labels.

Prerequisites

Required:

  • 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.

Recommended:

Who should attend this course?

  • The Microsoft 365 Security administrator collaborates with the Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator, business stakeholders, and other workload administrators to plan and implement security strategies and to ensure 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 hybrid environments. This role has strong skills and experience with identity protection, information protection, threat protection, security management, and data governance.

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Microtek Learning is a Microsoft Certified Partner for Learning Solutions. This class uses official Microsoft courseware and will be delivered by a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT).

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Curriculum

Lesson

  • Identity and Access Management concepts
  • The Zero Trust model
  • Plan your identity and authentication solution
  • User accounts and roles
  • Password Management
  • Lab: Initialize your tenant - users and groups

  • Set up your Microsoft 365 tenant
  • Manage users and groups
  • Lab: Password management

  • Configure Self-service password reset (SSPR) for user accounts in Azure AD
  • Deploy Azure AD Smart Lockout
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create and manage user accounts.
  • Describe and use Microsoft 365 admin roles.
  • Plan for password policies and authentication.
  • Describe the concepts of Zero Trust security.
  • Explain the Zero Trust model.
  • Lesson

  • Plan directory synchronization
  • Configure and manage synchronized identities
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Lab: Implement Identity Synchronization

  • Set up your organization for identity synchronization
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain directory synchronization.
  • Plan directory synchronization.
  • Describe and use Azure AD Connect.
  • Configure Azure AD Connect Prerequisites.
  • Manage users and groups with directory synchronization.
  • Describe Active Directory federation.
  • Enable Azure Identity Protection
  • Lesson

  • Application Management
  • Identity Governance
  • Manage device access
  • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Solutions for external access
  • Privileged Identity Management
  • Lab: Use Conditional Access to enable MFA

  • MFA Authentication Pilot (require MFA for specific apps)
  • MFA Conditional Access (complete an MFA roll out)
  • Lab: Configure Privileged Identity Management

  • Manage Azure resources
  • Assign directory roles
  • Activate and deactivate PIM roles
  • Directory roles
  • PIM resource workflows
  • View audit history for Azure AD roles in PIM
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the concept of conditional access.
  • Describe and use conditional access policies.
  • Plan for device compliance.
  • Configure conditional users and groups.
  • Configure role based access control
  • Describe the concepts of identity governance
  • Configure and use Privileged Identity Management
  • Lesson

  • Threat vectors and data breaches
  • Security strategy and principles
  • Microsoft security solutions
  • Secure Score
  • Lab: Use Microsoft Secure Score

  • Improve your secure score in the Microsoft 365 Security Center
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe several techniques attackers use to compromise user accounts through email.
  • Describe techniques attackers use to gain control over resources.
  • List the types of threats that can be avoided by using EOP and Microsoft Defender for Office 365.
  • Describe the benefits of Secure Score and what kind of services can be analyzed.
  • Describe how to use Secure Score to identify gaps in your current Microsoft 365 security posture.
  • Lesson

  • Exchange Online Protection (EOP)
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Manage Safe Attachments
  • Manage Safe Links
  • Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Lab: Manage Microsoft 365 Security Services

  • Implement Microsoft Defender Policies
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the anti-malware pipeline as email is analyzed by Exchange Online Protection.
  • Describe how Safe Attachments is used to block zero-day malware in email attachments and documents.
  • Describe how Safe Links protect users from malicious URLs embedded in email and documents that point
  • Configure Microsoft Defender for Identity.
  • Configure Microsoft Defender for Endpoint.
  • Lesson

  • Security dashboard
  • Threat investigation and response
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Lab: Using Attack Simulator

  • Conduct a simulated Spear phishing attack
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how Threat Explorer can be used to investigate threats and help to protect your tenant.
  • Describe how the Security Dashboard gives C-level executives insight into top risks and trends.
  • Describe what Advanced Thread Analytics (ATA) is and what requirements are needed to deploy it.
  • Configure Advanced Threat Analytics.
  • Use the attack simulator in Microsoft 365.
  • Describe how Azure Sentinel can used for Microsoft 365.
  • Lesson

  • Deploy Cloud Application Security
  • Use cloud application security information
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Cloud App Security.
  • Explain how to deploy Cloud App Security.
  • Control your Cloud Apps with Policies.
  • Use the Cloud App Catalog.
  • Use the Cloud Discovery dashboard.
  • Manage cloud app permissions.
  • Lesson

  • Mobile Application Management (MAM)
  • Mobile Device Management (MDM)
  • Deploy mobile device services
  • Enroll devices to Mobile Device Management
  • Lab: Device Management

  • Enable Device Management
  • Configure Azure AD for Intune
  • Create compliance and conditional access policies
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe mobile application considerations.
  • Manage devices with MDM.
  • Configure Domains for MDM.
  • Manage Device Security Policies.
  • Enroll devices to MDM.
  • Configure a Device Enrollment Manager Role.
  • Lesson

  • Information protection concepts
  • Governance and Records Management
  • Sensitivity labels
  • 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: Archiving and Retention

  • Initialize compliance
  • Configure retention tags and policies
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure sensitivity labels.
  • Configure archiving and retention in Microsoft 365.
  • Plan and configure Records Management
  • Lesson

  • Information Rights Management (IRM)
  • Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension (S-MIME)
  • Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Lab: Configure Office 365 Message Encryption

  • Configure Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Validate Information Rights Management
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the various Microsoft 365 Encryption Options.
  • Describe the use of S/MIME.
  • Describe and enable Office 365 Message Encryption.
  • Lesson

  • Data loss prevention fundamentals
  • Create a DLP policy
  • Customize a DLP policy
  • Create a DLP policy to protect documents
  • Policy tips
  • Lab: Implement Data Loss Prevention policies

  • Manage DLP Policies
  • Test MRM and DLP Policies
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
  • Use policy templates to implement DLP policies for commonly used information.
  • Configure the correct rules for protecting content.
  • Describe how to modify existing rules of DLP policies.
  • Configure the user override option to a DLP rule.
  • Explain how SharePoint Online creates crawled properties from documents.
  • Lesson

  • Compliance center
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how to use compliance score to make organizational decisions.
  • Describe how assessments are used to determine compliance score.
  • Lesson

  • Insider Risk
  • Privileged Access
  • Information barriers
  • Building ethical walls in Exchange Online
  • Lab: Privileged Access Management

  • Set up privileged access management and process a request
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain and configure Insider Risk Management in Microsoft 365.
  • Configure and approve privileged access requests for global administrators.
  • Configure and use information barriers to conform to organizational regulations.
  • Build ethical walls in Exchange Online
  • Configure Customer Lockbox
  • Lesson

  • Content Search
  • Audit Log Investigations
  • Advanced eDiscovery
  • Lab: Manage Search and Investigation

  • Investigate your Microsoft 365 Data
  • Conduct a Data Subject Request
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Conduct content searches in Microsoft 365
  • Perform and audit log investigation.
  • Configure Microsoft 365 for audit logging.
  • Use Advanced eDiscovery
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    This training prepares you for the Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate certification.

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