Microsoft Defender XDR Academy

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Every organization worries about detecting malicious activity too late. Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps, a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), uses AI/ML to continuously monitor and protect your cloud apps data. In one hour, learn how to discover Shadow IT, gain visibility into cloud app usage, and more.

The daily challenges of securing your organization with limited resources can leave your security team unable to proactively defend against potential threats. Learn how Microsoft Defender Experts for Hunting can augment your team to help you hunt, investigate, analyze, and remediate high-impact threats and improve your SOC response.

Gain a peek behind the curtain to see how Microsoft's research teams respond to newly disclosed identity vulnerabilities, and how that information is turned into an alert in Microsoft Defender for Identity.

Microsoft Security teams disrupted an infrastructure that leveraged Identity Provider and SaaS Email applications to abuse business brands and spread fraud to millions. Learn how to protect Azure AD and Exchange Online using Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps.

Learn about the app governance add-on to Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps, a key component of customers' Zero Trust journey. Examine how app governance supports managing to least privilege (including identifying unused permissions), provides threat detections, and gives insights on risky app behaviors.

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