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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Inside Microsoft Threat Protection: Mapping attack chains from cloud to endpoint

In the first blog in the Inside Microsoft Threat Protection series, we will show how MTP provides unparalleled end-to-end visibility into the activities of nation-state level attacks like HOLMIUM.
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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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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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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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Alternative ways for security professionals and IT to achieve modern security controls in today’s unique remote work scenarios

Increased remote work has many organizations rethinking network and security strategies. In this post we share guidance on how to manage security in this changing environment.
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Protecting against coronavirus themed phishing attacks

Customers are asking us what Microsoft is doing to help protect them from phishing and cyberattacks, and what they can do to better protect themselves. We thought now would be a good time to share some best practices and useful information.
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