Azure Sentinel Fundamentals

Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

Azure Sentinel Fundamentals Course Overview:

Welcome to the Azure Sentinel Fundamentals Course! In this comprehensive training program, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to effectively leverage Azure Sentinel, Microsoft’s cloud-native Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution. Azure Sentinel empowers organizations to detect, investigate, and respond to security threats and incidents in real-time, providing robust security monitoring and threat intelligence capabilities.

Intended Audience:

  • Security Analysts and Engineers
  • IT Professionals responsible for security operations
  • Azure Administrators interested in enhancing cloud security
  • Anyone seeking to build expertise in Azure Sentinel for threat detection and respons

Learning Objectives of Azure Sentinel Fundamentals:

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the fundamentals of Azure Sentinel, its role in cloud security, and its key features.
  • Learn how to set up and configure Azure Sentinel workspaces and data connectors for effective data ingestion.
  • Create custom workbooks and dashboards for visualizing security data and monitoring.
  • Configure alert rules, triggers, and automated responses to security incidents.
  • Master the incident management workflow, from detection to mitigation.
  • Explore advanced topics such as threat hunting, threat intelligence integration, and compliance reporting.
  • Be well-prepared for the Azure Sentinel certification exam, if desired.

Day 1: Introduction to Azure Sentinel

  • Session 1: Overview of Azure Sentinel
    • Introduction to Azure Sentinel and its role in cloud security.
    • Understanding the SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) concept.
  • Session 2: Setting up Azure Sentinel
    • Setting up an Azure Sentinel workspace.
    • Data connectors and data ingestion strategies.
    • Configuring data sources for effective monitoring.

Day 2: Azure Sentinel Configuration and Incident Management

  • Session 3: Creating and Customizing Workbooks
    • Building custom workbooks for visualizing security data.
    • Using workbooks for real-time monitoring and analysis.
  • Session 4: Creating and Managing Alerts
    • Setting up custom alert rules and triggers.
    • Configuring automated responses to security incidents.
  • Session 5: Incident Management Workflow
    • Understanding the incident lifecycle.
    • Hands-on practice: Detecting, investigating, and mitigating security incidents using Azure Sentinel.

Day 3: Advanced Azure Sentinel Topics

  • Session 6: Threat Hunting
    • Proactive threat hunting techniques.
    • Leveraging KQL (Kusto Query Language) for advanced threat hunting.
  • Session 7: Threat Intelligence Integration
    • Incorporating threat intelligence feeds.
    • Enhancing threat detection and response with external intelligence.
  • Session 8: Compliance and Reporting
    • Ensuring compliance with Azure Sentinel.
    • Generating reports for auditing and compliance purposes.
  • Session 9: Hands-On Workshop and Certification Exam Preparation
    • Comprehensive hands-on workshop to reinforce learning.
    • Preparing for the Azure Sentinel certification exam.
  • Session 10: Course Conclusion and Q&A
    • Recap of key learnings.
    • Open Q&A session for addressing participant queries.

Azure Sentinel Fundamentals Course Prerequisites:

To make the most of this course, participants should have:

  • Basic knowledge of cloud computing concepts and Microsoft Azure fundamentals.
  • Familiarity with security and networking fundamentals.
  • A Windows or Azure subscription (for hands-on labs).
  • A laptop or desktop with internet access and a modern web browser.

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  • Networking opportunities
  • Real-time feedback
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  • Familiar environment
  • Confidentiality
  • Team building
  • Immediate application

Training Exclusives

This course comes with following benefits:

  • Practice Labs.
  • Get Trained by Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT).
  • Access to the recordings of your class sessions for 90 days.
  • Digital courseware
  • Experience 24*7 learner support.

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