Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate

Microsoft 365 security administrators proactively secure Microsoft 365 enterprise and hybrid environments, implement and manage security and compliance solutions, respond to threats, and enforce data governance.

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The English language version of this certification was updated on May 4, 2022. Please download the skills measured document on the Exam MS-500 page to see what changed.

Job role: Administrator

Required exams: MS-500

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Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate

Skills measured

  • This list contains the skills measured on the exam associated with this certification. For information about upcoming or recent changes, see the associated exam details page and download the exam skills outline.
  • Implement and manage identity and access
  • Implement and manage threat protection
  • Implement and manage information protection
  • Manage governance and compliance features in Microsoft 365

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  • MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: implement and manage identity and access; implement and manage threat protection; implement and manage information protection; and manage governance and compliance features in Microsoft 365.

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