Tag: Azure Firewall

Free Online Training – Azure Network Security

On June 19th, I will be teaching a FREE online class called Securing Azure Services & Data Through Azure Networking. I’ve run a number of Cloud Mechanix training classes and I’ve had several requests asking if I would ever consider doing something online because I wasn’t doing the classes outside of Europe. Well … here’s…

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Microsoft Ignite 2019 – Building and Managing Distributed Micro-Perimeters With Azure Firewall

Speaker: Yair Tor, Principal Program Manager Azure Firewall Cloud native stateful firewall as a service. A first among public cloud providers. Central governance of all traffic flows Built in high availability and auto scale Network and application traffic filtering Centralized policy across VNets and subscriptions Complete VNet protection Filter outbound, inbound, spoke-spoke Centralized logging Best…

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Microsoft Ignite 2019 – Securing Your Cloud Perimeter With Azure Network Security

Speaker: Sinead O’Donvan (Irish, by the accent) Zero Trust Architecture document 7 pillars: Identity Devices Data Apps Infrastructure Networking – the focus here Verify explicitly every access control Being on the network is not enough Use least privilege access IP address is not enough Assume breach No one is perfectly secure. Identify the breach. Contain…

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Private Connections to Azure PaaS Services

In this post, I’d like to explain a few options you have to get secure/private connections to Azure’s platform-as-a-service offerings. Express Route – Microsoft Peering   ExpressRoute comes in a few forms, but at a basic level, it’s a “WAN” connection to Azure virtual networks via one or more virtual network gateways; Customers this private…

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