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Microsoft 365 Security Administrator (MS-500)


Course Overview

This four-MOC packaged set aligned to Microsoft 365 Exam: Microsoft 365 Security Administrator contains courseware that helps prepare students for Exams MS-500. Passing this exam is required to earn the Microsoft 365 Security Administrator certification.

Courses in this packaged set:

  • MS-500T01: Managing Microsoft 365 Identity and Access
  • MS-500T02: Implementing Microsoft 365 Threat Protection
  • MS-500T03: Implementing Microsoft 365 Information Protection
  • MS-500T04: Administering Microsoft 365 Built-in Compliance

Who should attend

This course is for the Microsoft 365 security administrator role. This role collaborates with the Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator, business stakeholders and other workload administrators to plan and implement security strategies and ensures that the solutions comply with the policies and regulations of the organization.

This role proactively secures Microsoft 365 enterprise environments. Responsibilities include responding to threats, implementing, managing and monitoring security and compliance solutions for the Microsoft 365 environment. They respond to incidents, investigations and enforcement of data governance.

The Microsoft 365 Security administrator is familiar with Microsoft 365 workloads and has strong skills and experience with identity protection, information protection, threat protection, security management and data governance. This role focuses on the Microsoft 365 environment and includes hybrid environments.


This course is part of the following Certifications:


Learners should start this course already having the following skills:

  • Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience with Windows 10 devices.
  • Experience with Office 365.
  • Basic understanding of authorization and authentication.
  • Basic understanding of computer networks.
  • Working knowledge of managing mobile devices.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Administer user and group security in Microsoft 365.
  • Manage passwords in Microsoft 365.
  • Describe Azure Identity Protection features.
  • Plan and implement Azure AD Connect.
  • Manage synchronized identities.
  • Plan implement federated identities.
  • Describe and use conditional access.
  • Describe cyber-attack threat vectors.
  • Describe security solutions for Microsoft 365
  • Use Microsoft Secure Score to evaluate your security posture.
  • Use the Security Dashboard in the Microsoft Security & Compliance center.
  • Configure various advanced threat protection services for Microsoft 365.
  • Configure Advanced Threat Analytics.
  • Plan and deploy Mobile Device Management.
  • Implement information rights management.
  • Secure messages in Office 365.
  • Configure Data Loss Prevention policies.
  • Deploy and manage Cloud App Security.
  • Implement Azure information protection for Microsoft 365.
  • Implement Windows information protection for devices.
  • Plan and deploy a data archiving and retention system.
  • Perform assessments in Compliance Manager.
  • Manage email retention through Exchange.
  • Conduct an audit log investigation.
  • Create and manage an eDiscovery investigation.
  • Manage GDPR data subject requests.

Course Content

  • User and Group Security
  • Identity Synchronization
  • Federated Identities
  • Access Management
  • Security in Microsoft 365
  • Advanced Threat Protection
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Mobility
  • Information Protection
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Cloud Application Security
  • Archiving and Retention
  • Data Governance in Microsoft 365
  • Managing Search and Investigations
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

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24/11/2019 - 27/11/2019 Dubai Course language: English

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