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Microsoft 365 Security Administration course
  • Official Microsoft teaching materials
  • E-learning - study when you want to
  • 6 months access to the material
  • Preparing for the Microsoft certification exams
  • Practical training

This e-learning, with official Microsoft material, is a preparation for the official Microsoft exam to certify you for this subject. The training is fully in English, therefore part of the information page is also in English. On the "Details" tab you will find a short description and then all the topics that are covered in this e-learning.

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Microsoft 365 Security Administration course

In this course, you will learn how to secure user access to your organisation's resources. The course covers user password protection, multiple authentication, how to enable Azure Identity Protection, how to set up and use Azure AD Connect, and introduces you to conditional access in Microsoft 365. 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 to mitigate threats. You will learn about Secure Score, Exchange Online protection, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection and threat management. In the course, you will learn about information security technologies that help secure your Microsoft 365 environment. The course discusses information rights managed content, message encryption, as well as labels, policies and rules that support data loss prevention and information protection. Finally, you will learn about archiving and retention in Microsoft 365, as well as data management and how to search and examine content. This course covers policies and tags for data retention, on-site records management for SharePoint, email retention, and content search to support eDiscovery investigations.

Contents

Module 1: User and Group Management This module explains how to manage user accounts and groups in Microsoft 365. It introduces you to the Zero Trust concept as well as authentication. The module sets the foundation for the remainder of the course.

Lessons
  • Identity and Access Management concepts
  • The Zero Trust model
  • Plan your identity and authentication solution
  • User accounts and roles
  • Password Management
  • Lab : Initialize your tenant - users and groups
  • Set up your Microsoft 365 tenant
  • Manage users and groups
  • Lab : Password management
  • Configure self-service password reset (SSPR) for user accounts in Azure AD
  • Deploy Azure AD Smart Lockout

Module 2: Identity Synchronization and Protection This module explains concepts related to synchronising identities for Microsoft 365. Specifically, it focuses on Azure AD Connect and managing directory synchronization to ensure the right people are connecting to your Microsoft 365 system.

Lessons
  • Schedule directory synchronisation
  • Configure and manage synchronized identities
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Lab : Implement Identity Synchronization
  • Set up your organisation for identity synchronization

Module 3: Identity and Access Management This module explains conditional access for Microsoft 365 and how it can be used to control access to resources in your organization. The module also explains Role Based Access Control (RBAC) and solutions for external access. We discuss identity governance as a concept and its components.

Lessons
  • Application Management
  • Identity Governance
  • Manage device access
  • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Solutions for external access
  • Privileged Identity Management
  • Lab : Use Conditional Access to enable MFA
  • MFA Authentication Pilot (require MFA for specific apps)
  • MFA Conditional Access (complete an MFA roll out)
  • Lab : Configure Privileged Identity Management
  • Manage Azure resources
  • Assign directory roles
  • Activate and deactivate PIM roles
  • Directory roles
  • PIM resource workflows
  • View audit history for Azure AD roles in PIM

Module 4: Security in Microsoft 365 This module explains the various cyber-attack threats that exist. It then introduces you to the Microsoft solutions used to mitigate those threats. The module finishes with an explanation of Microsoft Secure Score and how it can be used to evaluate and report your organizations security posture.

Lessons
  • Threat vectors and data breaches
  • Security strategy and principles
  • Microsoft security solutions
  • Secure Score
  • Lab : Use Microsoft Secure Score
  • Improve your secure score in the Microsoft 365 Security Center

Module 5: Threat Protection This module explains the various threat protection technologies and services available for Microsoft 365. The module covers message protection through Exchange Online Protection, Microsoft Defender for Identity and Microsoft Defender for Endpoint.

Lessons
  • Exchange Online Protection (EOP)
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Manage Safe Attachments
  • Manage Safe Links
  • Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Lab : Manage Microsoft 365 Security Services
  • Implement Microsoft Defender Policies

Module 6: Threat Management This module explains Microsoft Threat Management which provides you with the tools to evaluate and address cyber threats and formulate responses. You will learn how to use the Security dashboard and Azure Sentinel for Microsoft 365.

Lessons
  • Security dashboard
  • Threat investigation and response
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Advanced Threat Analytics
  • Lab : Using Attack Simulator
  • Conduct a simulated Spear phishing attack
  • Conduct simulated password attacks

Module 7: Microsoft Cloud Application Security This module focuses on cloud application security in Microsoft 365. The module will explain cloud discovery, app connectors, policies, and alerts. You will learn how these features work to secure you cloud applications.

Lessons
  • Deploy Cloud Application Security
  • Use cloud application security information
  • Module 8: Mobility
  • This module focuses on securing mobile devices and applications. You will learn about Mobile Device
  • Management and how it works with Microsoft Intune. You will also learn about how Intune and
  • Azure AD can be used to secure mobile applications.
  • Lessons
  • Mobile Application Management (MAM)
  • Mobile Device Management (MDM)
  • Deploy mobile device services
  • Enroll devices to Mobile Device Management
  • Lab : Device Management
  • Enable Device Management
  • Configure Azure AD for Intune
  • Create compliance and conditional access policies

Module 9: Information Protection and Governance This module focuses on data loss prevention in Microsoft 365. You will learn about how to create policies, edit rules, and customize user notifications to protect your data.

Lessons
  • Information protection concepts
  • Governance and Records Management
  • Sensitivity labels
  • Archiving in Microsoft 365
  • Retention in Microsoft 365
  • Retention policies in the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center
  • Archiving and retention in Exchange
  • In-place records management in SharePoint
  • Lab : Archiving and Retention
  • Initialize compliance
  • Configure retention tags and policies

Module 10: Rights Management and Encryption This module explains information rights management in Exchange and SharePoint. The module also describes encryption technologies used to secure messages.

Lessons
  • Information Rights Management (IRM)
  • Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension (S-MIME)
  • Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Lab : Configure Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Configure Office 365 Message Encryption
  • Validate Information Rights Management

Module 11: Data Loss Prevention This module focuses on data loss prevention in Microsoft 365. You will learn about how to create policies, edit rules, and customize user notifications to protect your data.

Lessons
  • Data loss prevention fundamentals
  • Create a DLP policy
  • Customize a DLP policy
  • Create a DLP policy to protect documents
  • Policy tips
  • Lab : Implement Data Loss Prevention policies
  • Manage DLP Policies
  • Test MRM and DLP Policies

Module 12: Compliance Management This module explains the Compliance centre in Microsoft 365. It discusses the components of compliance score.

Lessons
  • Compliance centre

Module 13: Insider Risk Management This module focuses on insider risk related functionality within Microsoft 365. It covers not only Insider Risk Management in the compliance centre but also information barriers and privileged access management as well.

Lessons
  • Insider Risk
  • Privileged Access
  • Information barriers
  • Building ethical walls in Exchange Online
  • Lab : Privileged Access Management
  • Set up privileged access management and process a request

Module 14: Discover and Respond This module focuses on content search and investigations. The module covers how to use eDiscovery to conduct advanced investigations of Microsoft 365 data. It also covers audit logs and discusses GDPR data subject requests.

Lessons
  • Content Search
  • Audit Log Investigations
  • Advanced eDiscovery
  • Lab : Manage Search and Investigation
  • Investigate your Microsoft 365 Data
  • Conduct a Data Subject Request

Training material

To follow this training you will receive official Microsoft study and exercise material. You You will receive the e-book that serves as a reference work for the practical execution of assignments in an an online learning environment. You will have access to this learning environment for six months. software, only a computer with an internet connection. In the online labs, you work through scenarios where you can immediately apply what you have learned in practice. By means of a practice exam, you can prepare yourself well for the corresponding Microsoft exam. This practice exam is also online. It consists of questions similar to those you can expect on the actual exam and provides detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect and incorrect answers. The training course is entirely in English and can be completed in approximately 4 days. The training course is fully English-based and can be completed in approximately 4 days.

Certificate

After completing the training you will receive a certificate from Learnit. If you also book and complete the MS-500 exam, you will also receive an official certificate from Microsoft.

Prior knowledge

Candidates for this exam are familiar with Microsoft 365 workloads and have 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. Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) is not a prerequisite if you have the previous knowledge listed above.

Note

During this e-learning you get 6 months access to the online learning environment in which you can apply the material to practice. If you follow the training to certify yourself, you can also directly book exams and follow-up and follow-up training courses. If you combine training courses, you will benefit from a bundle discount. for more information on our Microsoft certification page. The cost of an exam is €175 euro (excl. VAT). You can schedule the exam online and follow it at a time that suits you. During the exam, you will be monitored by a proctor via webcam and microphone. If you want to you can indicate this in the comments field on the registration form.

All advantages at a glance:

  • 6 months access to the learning environment
  • A practice test
  • Preparation for Microsoft Exam MS-500
  • Part of the Microsoft 365 Security Administration certification
  • The official Microsoft study material
  • Possibility to book exams and follow-up trainings as well

Investment

E-learning, per person:


Price (excl. VAT)

€ 400,-

VAT 21%

€ 84,-

Total incl. VAT

€ 484,-