Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals: Describe the capabilities of Microsoft security solutions

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Learn about security capabilities in Microsoft. Topics covered will include network and platform capabilities of Azure, Azure security management, and Sentinel. You’ll learn about threat protection with Microsoft 365 Defender and Microsoft 365 security management.

Here are all the learning paths in preparation for the SC-900 exam: Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals.

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Part 3: Describe the capabilities of Microsoft security solutions


  • General understanding of networking and cloud computing concepts.
  • General IT knowledge or any general experience working in an IT environment.
  • General understanding of Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365.

Modules in this learning path

Learn about capabilities Azure supports to protect your network, VMs, and your data.

Learn about the capabilities and benefits of Azure’s security management functionality, including Azure Security Center, Azure Defender, security baselines and more.

Learn about Microsoft Azure Sentinel a scalable, cloud-native, security information event management (SIEM) and security orchestration automated response (SOAR) solution.

Learn about Microsoft 365 Defender, a unified pre- and post-breach enterprise defense suite that natively coordinates detection, prevention, investigation, and response across endpoints, identities, email, and applications to provide integrated protection against sophisticated attacks.

Learn about the security management capabilities of Microsoft 365. Topics include Microsoft 365 Security Center, Secure score, incident management capabilities, and reports and dashboard.

Learn how Microsoft Intune provides endpoint security. Topics include security baselines, compliance policies, integration with Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint, more. Also, explore the Microsoft Endpoint Manager admin portal.