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March 2021

Mar 1

Azure Security Center: Public preview updates for February 2021

IN PREVIEW

Preview enhancements and updates released for Azure Security Center in February 2021.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Services
Mar 1

Azure Security Center: General availability updates for February 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates released for general availability in Azure Security Center in February 2021.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Services

February 2021

Feb 1

Azure Security Center—Public preview updates for January 2021

IN PREVIEW

New preview enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in January 2021.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Feb 1

Azure Security Center—General availability updates for January 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

New general availability enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in January 2021.

  • Security Center
  • Security

January 2021

Jan 4

Azure Defender for SQL (in Azure Security Center)—News and updates for December 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

December 2020's enhancements and updates to Azure Defender for SQL in Azure Security Center.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Jan 4

Azure Security Center—News and updates for December 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in December 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security

December 2020

Dec 1

Azure Security Center—News and updates for November 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in November 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features

November 2020

Nov 2

Azure Security Center—News and updates for October 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in October 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features

October 2020

Oct 21

Azure Policy for Key Vault now supports keys, secrets, and certificates

IN PREVIEW

Get a deeper view into your organization's security posture, configure daily automated audits, and start enforcing best practices in under 5 minutes.

  • Key Vault
  • Azure Policy
  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features

September 2020

Sep 30

Azure Security Center—News and updates for September 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates that were made to Azure Security Center in September 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features
Sep 2

Azure Security Center—News and updates for August 2020

New enhancements and updates that were made to Azure Security Center in August 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features

August 2020

Aug 4

Azure Security Center—News and updates for July 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates were made to Azure Security Center in July 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features

July 2020

Jun 30

Azure Security Center—News and updates for June 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

New enhancements and updates were made to Azure Security Center in June 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features

May 2020

May 19

Azure Security Center—News and updates for May 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

See the list of enhancements and updates made to Azure Security Center in May 2020.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Features
May 11

Azure Log Analytics agent for Windows SHA-2 signing date has been extended

Target availability: Q3 2020

The Azure Log Analytics agent for Windows will begin to use SHA-2 signing exclusively on Aug. 17, 2020. This change requires action only if you’re running the agent on a legacy OS version.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor
  • Automation
  • Security Center
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Security
  • Management
  • Operating System

April 2020

Apr 15

Advanced integrations with export of Security Center recommendations and alerts

IN PREVIEW

In order to enable enterprise level scenarios on top of Security Center, we now enable you to consume Security Center alerts and recommendations in additional places except the Azure Portal or API.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Apr 2

New Azure RTOS Collaborations with Semiconductor Industry Leaders

IN PREVIEW

Embedded developers can now access reliable, real-time performance for resource-constrained devices and seamless integration to Azure IoT. STMicroelectronics, Renesas, Qualcomm, NXP and Microchip will offer development kits featuring Azure RTOS.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Operating System
  • SDK and Tools

March 2020

Mar 23

Azure Security Center—Protection for Azure Kubernetes Service is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2020

Azure Security Center is expanding its container security features to protect Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).

  • Security Center
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
Mar 18

Action Required—Log Analytics agent for Windows will enforce SHA-2 signing on May 18, 2020

Target availability: Q2 2020

The Log Analytics agent for Windows, sometimes known as the OMS Windows agent or Microsoft Monitoring agent, will begin to enforce SHA-2 signing on May 18, 2020. This change only requires action if you are running the agent on a legacy OS version (Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2008).

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor
  • Automation
  • Security Center
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Security
  • Operating System
  • Microsoft Build
Mar 18

Onboard on-prem servers to Security Center from Windows Admin Center

NOW AVAILABLE

Windows Admin Center is a management portal for Windows Servers who are not deployed in Azure offering them several Azure management capabilities such as backup and system updates. We have recently added an ability to onboard these non-Azure servers to be protected by ASC directly from the Windows Admin Center experience.

  • Security Center
  • Security

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