Threat hunting in Azure Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)

DART was called into an engagement where the adversary had a foothold within the on-premises network, which had been gained through compromising cloud credentials. Luckily, this customer had deployed Azure ATP prior to the incident and it had already normalized authentication and identity transactions within the customer network.
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CISO series: Lessons learned from the Microsoft SOC—Part 3b: A day in the life

In this next post in our series, we provide insight into a day in the life of our SOC analysts investigating common front door attacks.
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Mobile threat defense and intelligence are a core part of cyber defense

To safeguard company assets, organizations need to augment their global cyber defense strategy with mobile threat intelligence.
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Improve cyber supply chain risk management with Microsoft Azure

To keep government agencies secure in the cloud, we must keep pace and stay ahead of cyber attackers by defending the cyber supply chain with Microsoft Azure.
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Spear phishing campaigns—they’re sharper than you think

Spear phishing campaigns can be highly effective—but they aren’t foolproof. If you understand how they work, you can put measures in place to reduce their power.
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Changing security incident response by utilizing the power of the cloud—DART tools, techniques, and procedures: part 1

A series on DART’s tools, techniques, and procedures for investigating cybersecurity incidents at their customer organizations. Part 1 introduces the team and gives a brief overview of the tools that DART utilizes.
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Gartner names Microsoft a Leader in the 2019 Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) Magic Quadrant

In Gartner’s third annual Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), Microsoft was named a Leader based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute in the CASB market.
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Experts on demand: Your direct line to Microsoft security insight, guidance, and expertise

Experts on demand is now generally available and gives customers direct access to real-life Microsoft threat analysts to help with their security investigations.
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In hot pursuit of elusive threats: AI-driven behavior-based blocking stops attacks in their tracks

Two new machine learning protection features within the behavioral blocking and containment capabilities in Microsoft Defender ATP specialize in detecting threats by analyzing behavior, adding new layers of protection after an attack has started running.
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