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Category: Microsoft Azure

My slide deck at Vietnam Japan Cloud Developer 2017

I was humbly delighted to be a guest speaker at the very first event named Vietnam Japan Cloud Developer 2017…

Security Monitoring In Azure IaaS Resources

Security threats are very hard to detect and defend today. In one of my past blog articles, I pointed out security…

Quick look at Microsoft Azure nested virtualization

During my work and evangelism with not only customers but also Microsoft geeks surrounding me, I’ve been asked if I’ve…

Involve security consulting partner for vulnerability assessment on Azure

Microsoft excels at building a solid partnership with service companies around the world. You may not know that on Microsoft…

Protecting your Azure virtual machine with Disk Encryption

The ultimate objective of security was to protect data from any authorized access. Confidentiality should emphasize similarly. Controlling access to…

DMZ Implementation on Microsoft Azure

When it comes to network defense, demilitarized zone (DMZ) is thought of first. What is so-called demilitarized zone? Is it…

Brute-force attack mitigation on Microsoft Azure

Brute-force attack is simply to continuously attempt to discover your password by combining all possible passwords it can guess. That said,…

My upcoming book about Azure IaaS Defense in Depth

If you are an avid reader of my blog, you may realize that every recent article related to Azure IaaS…

How much would you trust Microsoft Azure?

If you are working with Microsoft Cloud sometimes, you may have heard about Microsoft Trust Center where Microsoft proves to…

Protecting your Azure Virtual Machine with Microsoft Antimalware

The world of virus and malware are unpredictable. There are many historically stories about the virus for example Conflicker or…

Security shared responsibility in Azure IaaS

Cloud computing is heterogeneously broad, relating to variety of software services to hardware infrastructure. Nevertheless, people are still following the…

Quick notes about self-signed certificate with Point-to-Site Azure VPN

Connecting directly through RDP to your system is not recommended in a practical security. It is because the RDP connection…

Microsoft Invitation makes my browser look hijacked?

We all know when granting permission to an account, this account will receive an invitation email that link to the…

What is securitydata resource group in Microsoft Azure?

If you happen to see a strange securitydata resource group in your Azure subscription, you would be pretty much surprised…

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