Modernizing the security operations center to better secure a remote workforce

The modern SOC will use machine learning to help humans protect organizations in a multi-cloud, IoT world.
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UEFI scanner brings Microsoft Defender ATP protection to a new level

The UEFI scanner is a new component of the built-in antivirus solution on Windows 10 and gives Microsoft Defender ATP the ability to scan inside of the firmware filesystem and perform security assessment.
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The science behind Microsoft Threat Protection: Attack modeling for finding and stopping evasive ransomware

Microsoft Threat Protection uses a data-driven approach for identifying lateral movement, combining industry-leading optics, expertise, and data science to deliver automated discovery of some of the most critical threats today.
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Open-sourcing new COVID-19 threat intelligence

While the world faces the common threat of COVID-19, defenders are working overtime to protect users all over the globe from cyber-criminals using COVID-19 as a lure to mount attacks.
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How to gain 24/7 detection and response coverage with Microsoft Defender ATP

Security incidents don’t happen exclusively during business hours: attackers often wait until the late hours of the night to breach an environment.
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Ransomware groups continue to target healthcare, critical services; here’s how to reduce risk

Multiple ransomware groups that have been accumulating access and maintaining persistence on target networks for several months activated dozens of ransomware deployments in the first two weeks of April 2020.
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Defending the power grid against supply chain attacks: Part 3 – Risk management strategies for the utilities industry

By working with governments, trade organizations, and suppliers, the utility industry can improve security across the supply chain.
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