MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration

Intermediate 601(5 Ratings)
What will you learn?
  • Administer user and group security in Microsoft 365
  • Describe Azure Identity Protection features
  • Plan and implement Azure AD Connect.
  • Configure various advanced threat protection services for Microsoft 365
  • Plan and deploy Mobile Device Management
  • Manage GDPR data subject requests

Live training
  • Experience with Office 365
  • Basic understanding of authorization and authentication.
  • Working knowledge of managing mobile devices.
  • Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure.

In this 4 Day training course we will discuss about 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. and hybrid environments. During this training, you'll also learn the about archiving and retention in Microsoft 365 as well as data governance and how to conduct content searches and investigations. This course also covers data retention policies and tags, in-place records management for SharePoint, email retention, and how to conduct content searches that support eDiscovery investigations.

Module 1: User and Group Protection

This module begin with examining how to manage user accounts and groups in Microsoft 365. Learn about Identity and Access Management Concepts, Zero Trust Security, User Accounts in Microsoft 365, learn about Administrator Roles and Security Groups in Microsoft 365, Password Management in Microsoft 365.

Lab : Initialize your trial tenant

  • Set up your Microsoft 365 tenant

Lab : Configure Privileged Identity Management

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

Now you can

  • Able to Create and Manage user accounts
  • Describe and use Microsoft 365 admin roles.
  • Able Implement multi-factor authentication in Office 365.

Module 2: Identity Synchronization

In this module we will explains the concepts related to synchronizing identities for Microsoft 365. We will learn Planning and Implementing of Azure AD Connect. Then we learn Managing Synchronized Identities along with introduction to Federated Identities.

Lab : Implement Identity Synchronization

  • Set up your organization for identity synchronization

Now you can

  • Plan directory synchronization.
  • Configure Azure AD Connect Prerequisites.
  • Describe Active Directory federation.

Module 3: Access Management

This module covers conditional access for Microsoft 365 and how it can manage device access. The module also explains about Role Based Access Control (RBAC) and 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)

Now you can

  • Describe the concept of conditional access.
  • Describe and use conditional access policies.
  • Plan for device compliance.

Module 4: Security in Microsoft 365

In this you'll learn all about cyber-attack threats that exist. Then you'll be introduced to the Microsoft solutions used to diminish those threats. Then we will finish the module with the explanation of Microsoft Secure Score.

Lab : Use Microsoft Secure Score

  • Improve your secure score in the Microsoft 365 Security Center

Now you can

  • Understand techniques attackers use to gain control over resources.
  • List the types of threats that can be avoided by using Exhange Online Protection and Office 365 ATP.
  • Describe the benefits of Secure Score and what kind of services can be analyzed.

Module 5: Advanced Threat Protection

In the Module 5 we will cover about the various threat protection technologies and services available for Microsoft 365. This module covers Managing Safe Attachments, Manage Safe Links, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, then at last Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection.

Lab : Manage Microsoft 365 Security Services

  • Implement ATP Policies

Now you can

  • Understand the anti-malware pipeline as email is analyzed by Exchange Online Protection.
  • Learn how Safe Attachments is used to block zero-day malware in email attachments and documents.

Module 6: Threat Management

In this module we will explain about Threat Management which deals with the recognizing the threat and formulate them. Then You will learn how to use the Security dashboard and Azure Sentinel for Microsoft 365. You'll also learn how to configures Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics.

Lab : Using Attack Simulator

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

Now you can

  • Elaborate how Threat Explorer can be used to investigate threats and help to protect your tenant.
  • Elaborate how the Security Dashboard gives C-level executives insight into top risks and trends.
  • Use the attack simulator in Microsoft 365.

Module 7: Mobility

In this module we will learn about how to plan for Mobile Application Management and Mobile Device Management then we learn how Deploy Mobile Device Management along with Enrolling Devices to Mobile Device Management.

Lab : Configure Azure AD for Intune

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

Now you can

  • Explain mobile application considerations.
  • Manage devices with MDM.
  • Configure Domains for MDM.

Module 8: Information Protection

In this module we will explore about the implementation of Azure Information Protection and Windows Information Protection.

Lab : Implement Azure Information Protection and Windows Information Protection

  • Implement Azure Information Protection
  • Implement Windows Information Protection

Now you can

  • Plan a deployment of Windows Information Protection policies.
  • Configure labels and policies for Azure Information Protection.

Module 9: Rights Management and Encryption

This module explains about the Rights Management in Exchange and SharePoint. This module also explains about how to Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension and encryption technologies used to secure messages.

Lab : Configure Office 365 Message Encryption

  • Configure Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Validate Information Rights Management

Now you can

  • Describe the various Microsoft 365 Encryption Options.
  • Describe and enable Office 365 Message Encryption.

Module 10: Data Loss Prevention

This module mainly cavers Data Loss Prevention in Microsoft 365. You'll learn how to create policies, edit rules, and customize user notifications to protect your data.

Lab : Implement Data Loss Prevention policies

  • Manage DLP Policies
  • Test MRM and DLP Policies

Now you can

  • Understand Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
  • Configure the correct rules for protecting content.
  • Describe how to modify existing rules of DLP policies.

Module 11: Cloud Application Security

In this module we will learn about Introduction of Cloud App Security also learn how these features work to secure you cloud applications.

Now you can

  • Understand Cloud App Security.
  • Understand how to deploy Cloud App Security.
  • Cloud Discovery dashboard.
  • Cloud App Catalog.

Module 12: Compliance in Microsoft 365

In the module Compliance in Microsoft 365 we cover about the Plan for compliance requirements, how to build ethical walls in Exchange Online, Manage Retention in Email, learn about Global Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)..

Now you can

  • Plan security and compliance roles.
  • Understand what you need to consider for GDPR.
  • Describe what an ethical wall in Exchange is and how it works.

Module 13: Archiving and Retention

Learn how Archiving and Retention works in Microsoft 365. Learn about the retention policies in the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center also learn how works these things in SharePoint.

Lab : Compliance and Retention

  • Initialize Compliance
  • Configure retention tags and policies

Now you can

  • Understand the difference between In-Place Archive and Records Management.
  • Explain how data is archived in Exchange.
  • Enable and disable in-place archiving.

Module 14: Content Search and Investigation

Complete the module by learning about the Content Search and Investigation. This module focus on how to use eDiscovery to conduct advanced investigations of Microsoft 365 data.

Lab : Manage Search and Investigation

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

Now you can

  • Able how to use content search.
  • Design a content search.
  • Understand advanced eDiscovery in Microsoft 365.
  • View the advanced eDiscovery event log.
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