Microsoft announces the availability of a new book on Azure Security Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure Security Infrastructure Book

Microsoft today announced the availability of a new book on Microsoft Azure Security Infrastructure (ISBN 9781509303571), by Yuri Diogenes, Dr. Thomas Shinder, and Debra Littlejohn Shinder. In this book, you will learn how to plan, deploy, and operate Microsoft Azure with outstanding levels of control, security, and compliance. You’ll learn how to prepare infrastructure with Microsoft’s integrated tools, prebuilt templates, and managed services—and use these to help safely build and manage any enterprise, mobile, web, or Internet of Things (IoT) system. The Foreword of this book is written by Mark Russinovich, CTO, Microsoft Azure.

Three Microsoft Azure experts show you how to:

• Understand cloud security boundaries and responsibilities

• Plan for compliance, risk management, identity/access management, operational security, and endpoint and data protection

• Explore Azure’s defense-in-depth security architecture

• Use Azure network security patterns and best practices

• Help safeguard data via encryption, storage redundancy, rights management, database security, and storage security

• Help protect virtual machines with Microsoft Antimalware for Azure Cloud Services and Virtual Machines

• Use the Microsoft Azure Key Vault service to help secure cryptographic keys and other confidential information

• Monitor and help protect Azure and on-premises resources with Azure Security Center and Operations Management Suite

• Effectively model threats and plan protection for IoT systems

• Use Azure security tools for operations, incident response, and forensic investigation

This book is a “must read” for anyone who is interested in Azure security. You can buy this book from these online retailers:

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