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    April 2019

    Apr 3

    Azure Security Center for IoT in public preview

    Azure is now the first major public cloud with end-to-end security for IoT for your devices, hubs and cloud resources. We are adding advanced threat protection for IoT to three key services: Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel and Azure IoT Hub.

    Apr 2

    Regulatory compliance dashboard in Azure Security Center is now available

    The dashboard helps you streamline your compliance process by providing insight into your compliance posture for a set of supported standards and regulations.

    Apr 2

    Azure Security Center now supports virtual machine (VM) scale sets

    Security Center can now protect your VM scale sets. Easily monitor the security posture of your VM scale sets with security recommendations to increase their overall security, reduce vulnerabilities, and detect threats.

    Apr 2

    Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage is now available

    Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage provides an additional layer of security intelligence that detects unusual and potentially harmful attempts to access or exploit storage accounts.

    March 2019

    Mar 27

    Azure Security Center change from monthly to hourly unit of measure

    On May 1, 2019, the unit of measure for Azure Security Center Standard Node will change.

    Mar 15

    Public preview: Adaptive network hardening in Azure Security Center

    Adaptive network hardening in Azure Security Center is in public preview and can help you secure connections to and from the public internet.

    Mar 15

    Support for virtual network peering in Azure Security Center

    The network map in Azure Security Center now supports virtual network peering.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center adaptive application control updates

    In Azure Security Center, adaptive application control in audit mode is now available for Azure Linux VMs, as well as non-Azure Windows and Linux VMs and servers that are connected to Azure Security Center.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center: Regulatory compliance dashboard in public preview

    The new Azure Security Center regulatory compliance dashboard is in public preview. It helps streamline the process for meeting regulatory compliance requirements by providing insights into your compliance posture.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center: Secure score impact changes

    In Azure Security Center, the secure score impact has changed for several recommendations. The change might affect your overall secure score.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center policy migration to Azure Policy

    Azure Security Center policy updates are now performed from Azure Policy.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center update: Secure score for compliance metrics

    Use secure score to evaluate your security posture in Azure Security Center.

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center update: Azure App Service recommendation improvements

    Azure App Service security recommendations have been improved to provide greater accuracy and environment compatibility.

    December 2018

    Dec 6

    November 2018

    Nov 26

    Azure Security Center update - November

    These updates and enhancements were made to Azure Security Center in November.

    Nov 19

    Security Center Workload Protection for App Service name changes

    Effective January 1, 2019, names for Security Center Workload Protection for App Service will change.

    October 2018

    Oct 16

    Azure Security Center update September 2018

    Target availability: Q3 2018

    New features are in preview for Azure Security Center.

    Oct 10

    Azure Security Center update - Ignite 2018

    Target availability: Q3 2018

    This update contains new features announced as generally available at Ignite 2018.

    September 2018

    Sep 26

    Azure Security Center innovations now available in preview

    Azure Security Center Secure Score, which provides visibility and recommendations to improve your security posture for Azure resources, is now available in preview.

    August 2018

    Aug 22

    Configure just-in-time virtual machine access from the VM blade

    Just-in-time virtual machine access can now be configured from the virtual machine blade (in preview) to make it even easier for you to reduce your exposure to threats.

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