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Azure Cloud Security Workshop

Have you ever wondered how security is different ‘in the cloud’? How is Cloud Security and the “Cloud Native” approach different than a traditional data center? Where do you store your certificates? Your keys? Your connection strings? How can you see what’s going on with your resources? How do you patch? Where can you see your server configs other important information? How do you manage an security incident? How do you even know that you’re having an incident?

This workshop has 3 parts:
1) Group discussion of how cloud native security is different than traditional data centre security
2) Demo of Azure Security Centre
3) Audience members investigate issues and mitigate security issues, in Azure, as a group

Demo will include:
• Complete Azure Security Centre walkthrough
• Policy and compliance, including subscription coverage
• Resource Security Hygiene
• Azure Security Centre Recommendations (mitigation of one or more items, dependent on time)
• Threat Protection, Alerts and Logging
• Applying System Updates
• Key Vault

Audience Participation
(people who do not have a laptop can follow along with the teacher)
• Load Azure Labs into your trial subscription
• Upgrade Security Centre to “Standard” coverage
• Check your security configurations and settings to ensure your apps are safe
• Implement some of the recommendations
• Perform an SQL Injection attack against our own subscription
• Investigate the attack in Azure Security Centre
• More as time permits.

What you will need if you want to participate after the demo:
▪ A laptop running any modern operating system (Mac OS, Windows, Linux)
▪ Modern web browser (Safari, Edge, Chrome, FireFox)
▪ Wi-fi and internet
▪ An activated Azure Trial. Please activate your trial before the workshop. The workshop will not wait if you have not activated your trail.

To activate your free Azure trail for this workshop please go here: https://aka.ms/Azure-Cloud-Security-Workshop

** If you have previously used your free Azure Trail you will not be able to have another one for this workshop.
**You will need to use a credit card to activate your trial, but the trial itself is free for 30 days, up to $200. We will use up to $30 of your credit with this workshop.