Microsoft Security Saturday – 03/07/2020

Human-operated ransomware attacks: A preventable disasterIn human-operated ransomware attacks, adversaries exhibit extensive knowledge of systems administration and common network security misconfigurations, perform thorough reconnaissance, and adapt to what they discover in a compromised network.

Short & sweet educational videos on Microsoft Defender ATPDelivering on our mission to help customers take full advantage of Microsoft Defender ATP capabilities, we’re continuously adding new features to the platform. Check out these videos we’ve compiled to help customers easily discover and learn about Microsoft Defender ATP and drill down into many of its capabilities. 

Data Classification & Sensitivity Label TaxonomyA white paper designed to help your organization create a Data Classification framework and map this to sensitivity labels using Microsoft 365 Security & Compliance Center.

Update to the Microsoft Authenticator app now rolling outI’m excited to announce that a new feature for the Microsoft Authenticator app allows you to change your password, update your security information, and view your recent account activity for your personal Microsoft accounts. The Microsoft Authenticator app keeps you informed about what’s going on with your account, by sending security notifications to your personal Microsoft account—making it easy for you to manage your account. This update provides you with even more options.

Azure Sentinel in Side-by-Site with SplunkThis blog is intent to describe how Azure Sentinel can be used as Side-by-Side approach with Splunk.

Microsoft identity acronyms—what do they mean and how do they relate to each other?This is the first in a blog series to help lessen confusion around identity by sharing with you some of the terms used at Microsoft.

How you can use the AIP unified labeling client TODAYAIP Customers that enable unified labeling not only get the best features of a more modern platform for Information Protection, they also gain built-in support for sensitivity labels in Mac and Mobile platforms.

KQL cheat sheets – Quick Reference official pageThis article shows you a list of functions and their descriptions to help get you started using Kusto Query Language.