Secure your Azure virtual machine disks

Intermediate
Developer
Solution Architect
Security Engineer
Administrator
Azure
Virtual Machines
Storage
Azure Resource Manager
Disk Storage
Disk Encryption

Use Azure Disk Encryption (ADE) to encrypt OS and data disks on existing and new VMs.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Determine which encryption method is best for your VM
  • Encrypt existing virtual machine disks using the Azure portal
  • Encrypt existing virtual machine disks using PowerShell
  • Modify Azure Resource Manager templates to automate disk encryption on new VMs

Prerequisites

None