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    July 2019

    Jul 19

    Azure Security Center launched new network recommendations

    There are new and updated Azure Security Center networking recommendations.

    • Security Center
    • Security

    June 2019

    Jun 19

    Just-in-time access now supports Azure Firewall

    Just-in-time (JIT) virtual machine (VM) access can now be used with Azure Firewall.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    Jun 19

    New ASC Threat Protection alerts for Azure Resource Manager (Preview)

    Azure Security Center offers new security alerts (in preview) that detect unusual or potentially harmful operations using Azure Resource Manager service layer.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    Jun 12

    Security Center recommendations and their corresponding policy names are aligned

    Now it is easier to find the relevant policy that match a recommendation and enable/disable it.

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    Jun 12

    Adaptive Network Hardening in Security Center - now generally available

    Adaptive Network Hardening provides recommendations to further harden the NSG rules

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    Jun 12

    Improved integration of Azure Security Center with Azure Advisor is now available

    You can now get clear visibility and reporting for your Azure Security Center recommendations in Azure Advisor

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security

    May 2019

    May 29

    Adaptive network hardening in Azure Security Center is now available

    With the adaptive network hardening feature, Security Center learns the network traffic and connectivity patterns of your Azure workloads and provides you with NSG rule recommendations for your internet facing virtual machines.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    May 22

    General Availability: Azure DDoS Protection Standard introduces DDoS Alert integration with Azure Security Center

    We are announcing the ability for DDoS Protection Standard customers to view DDoS Alerts in Azure Security Center (ASC) and this capability is generally available for all ASC and DDoS Standard customers.

    • Azure DDoS Protection
    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    May 20

    Azure Security Center new analytics agent for Linux

    Azure Security Center is beginning roll out of a new Azure Linux analytics agent to improve the onboarding of Linux VMs and servers to Security Center

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    May 6

    Adaptive network hardening - now in public preview

    Adaptive network hardening is now in public preview

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    May 6

    Adaptive application controls - changing a VM group membership

    Adaptive application controls - changing a VM group membership

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    May 6

    Regulatory Compliance Dashboard in Azure Security Center is now generally available

    Regulatory Compliance Dashboard in Azure Security Center is now generally available

    • Security Center
    • Compliance
    • Security
    • Services
    May 6

    Virtual machine scale set support – now generally available

    Virtual machine scale set support – now generally available

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    May 6

    Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage - now generally available

    Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage is now generally available

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services

    April 2019

    Apr 30

    Retire and replace specific Security Center features on July 31, 2019

    Each of the Security Center features that are being retired can be replaced with new ones, or existing features in Azure Log Analytics or Azure Sentinel Preview

    • Security Center
    • Retirements
    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.

    • Azure IoT Hub
    • Azure IoT Edge
    • Azure Sphere
    • Security Center
    • Azure Sentinel
    • Security
    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.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    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.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    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.

    • Security Center
    • Security

    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.

    • Security Center
    • Services

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