Microsoft 365 Security Administrator

4 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code MS500

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Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online

Overview

This course is comprised of the following Microsoft Official Curriculum modules: MS-500T01 Managing Microsoft 365 Identity and Access, MS-500T02 Implementing Microsoft 365 Threat Protection, MS-500T03 Implementing Microsoft 365 Information Protection and MS-500T04 Administering Microsoft 365 Built-in Compliance.

Managing Microsoft 365 Identity and Access

Help protect against credential compromise with identity and access management. In this course you will learn how to secure user access to your organization’s resources. Specifically, this course covers user password protection, multi-factor authentication, how to enable Azure Identity Protection, how to configure Active Directory federation services, how to setup and use Azure AD Connect, and introduces you to Conditional Access. You will also learn about solutions for managing external access to your Microsoft 365 system.

Implementing Microsoft 365 Threat Protection

Threat protection helps stop damaging attacks with integrated and automated security. In this course you will learn about threat protection technologies that help protect your Microsoft 365 environment. Specifically, you will learn about threat vectors and Microsoft’s security solutions for them. You will learn about Secure Score, Exchange Online protection, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, and how to use Microsoft 365 Threat Intelligence. It also discusses securing mobile devices and applications. The goal of this course is to help you configure your Microsoft 365 deployment to achieve your desired security posture.

Implementing Microsoft 365 Information Protection

Information protection is the concept of locating and classifying data anywhere it lives. In this course you will learn about information protection technologies that help secure your Microsoft 365 environment. Specifically, this course discusses information rights managed content, message encryption, as well as labels, policies and rules that support data loss prevention and information protection. Lastly, the course explains the deployment of Microsoft Cloud App Security.

Administering Microsoft 365 Built-in Compliance

Internal policies and external requirements for data retention and investigation may be necessary for your organization. In this course you will learn about archiving and retention in Microsoft 365 as well as data governance and how to conduct content searches and investigations. Specifically, this course covers data retention policies and tags, in-place records management for SharePoint, email retention, and how to conduct content searches that support eDiscovery investigations. The course also helps your organization prepare for Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Target Audience

This course is for the Microsoft 365 security administrator role. This role collaborates with the Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator, business stakeholders and other workload administrators to plan and implement security strategies and ensures that the solutions comply with the policies and regulations of the organization.

This role proactively secures Microsoft 365 enterprise environments. Responsibilities include responding to threats, implementing, managing and monitoring security and compliance solutions for the Microsoft 365 environment. They respond to incidents, investigations and enforcement of data governance.

The Microsoft 365 Security administrator is familiar with Microsoft 365 workloads and has strong skills and experience with identity protection, information protection, threat protection, security management and data governance. This role focuses on the Microsoft 365 environment and includes hybrid environments.

Training Partners

We work with the following best of breed training partners using our bulk buying power to bring you a wider range of dates, locations and prices.

Modules

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User and Group Security (8 topics)

  • User Accounts in Microsoft 365
  • Administrator Roles and Security Groups in Microsoft 365
  • Password Management in Microsoft 365
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Lab: Managing your Microsoft 365 Identity environment
  • Setting up your lab environment
  • Managing your Microsoft 365 identity environment using the Microsoft 365 admin center
  • Assign service administrators

Identity Synchronization (6 topics)

  • Introduction to Identity Synchronization
  • Planning for Azure AD Connect
  • Implementing Azure AD Connect
  • Managing Synchronized Identities
  • Lab: Implementing Identity Synchronization
  • Setting up your organization for identity synchronization

Federated Identities (3 topics)

  • Introduction to Federated Identities
  • Planning an AD FS Deployment
  • Implementing AD FS

Access Management (4 topics)

  • Conditional Access
  • Managing Device Access
  • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Solutions for External Access

Security in Microsoft 365 (3 topics)

  • Threat Vectors and Data Breaches
  • Security Solutions for Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft Secure Score

Advanced Threat Protection (9 topics)

  • Exchange Online Protection
  • Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
  • Managing Safe Attachments
  • Managing Safe Links
  • Azure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
  • Lab: Advanced Threat Protection
  • Setting up your lab environment
  • Editing an ATP Safe Links policy and creating a Safe Attachment policy

Threat Intelligence (5 topics)

  • Microsoft 365 Threat Intelligence
  • Using the Security Dashboard
  • Configuring Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Lab: Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Enabling and installing the ATA Center

Mobility (4 topics)

  • Plan for Mobile Application Management
  • Plan for Mobile Device Management
  • Deploy Mobile Device Management
  • Enroll Devices to Mobile Device Management

Information Protection (10 topics)

  • Information Rights Management
  • Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension
  • Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Azure Information Protection
  • Advanced Information Protection
  • Windows Information Protection
  • Lab: Data Loss Prevention
  • Create and license users in your organization
  • Configure MDM auto-enrollment
  • Configure AIP and WIP

Data Loss Prevention (9 topics)

  • Data Loss Prevention Explained
  • Data Loss Prevention Policies
  • Custom DLP Policies
  • Creating a DLP Policy to Protect Documents
  • Policy Tips
  • Lab: Data Loss Prevention
  • Create and license users in your organization
  • Create a DLP policy
  • Testing DLP Policies

Cloud Application Security (3 topics)

  • Cloud Application Security Explained
  • Using Cloud Application Security Information
  • Office 365 Cloud App Security

Prerequisites

Learners should start this course already having the following skills:

  • Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience with Windows 10 devices.
  • Experience with Office 365.
  • Basic understanding of authorization and authentication.
  • Basic understanding of computer networks.
  • Working knowledge of managing mobile devices.

Scheduled Dates

Please select from the dates below to make an enquiry or booking.

Pricing

Different pricing structures are available including special offers. These include early bird, late availability, multi-place, corporate volume and self-funding rates. Please arrange a discussion with a training advisor to discover your most cost effective option.

Code Location Duration Price Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
MS500
Virtual Classroom (Attend From Anywhere)
4 Days $2,830
MS500 4 Days $2,830
MS500
Bristol (Castlemead)
4 Days $2,830
M-MS500 4 Days $2,590
24-27
MS500 4 Days $2,830
MS500
Virtual Classroom (Virtual On-Line)
4 Days $2,830
02-05
M-MS500 4 Days $2,590
M-MS500
Zoom Virtual Centre
4 Days $2,590

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