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In order to enable enterprise level scenarios on top of Security Center, it’s now possible to consume Security Center alerts and recommendations in additional places except the Azure portal or API.
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.
The Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure is proven guidance to accelerate your cloud adoption journey. It’s a collection of tools, guidance, and best practices to help shape your cloud strategy and achieve the desired business goals.
Managing rules for virtual machines using adaptive application controls in Azure Security Center has improved.
Target availability: Q3 2019
Azure Security Center’s recommendation to remediate vulnerabilities in container security can now be disabled or enabled via Azure Policy.
Azure Security Center now allows you to remediate one recommendation on multiple resources with a single click.
Secure your Azure Firewall protected environments, in addition to your NSG protected environments, with just-in-time VM access.
Remediate recommendations on a bulk of resources in a single click by using Secure Score, a tool that helps you assess your workload security posture.
You can now set up email notifications for Azure Government alerts.
Security Center now supports cross-tenant management scenarios as part of Azure Lighthouse.
New SQL related recommendations are now available
Azure Security Center allows you to protect your end-to-end IoT deployment with threat protection that identifies emerging threats and provides you with steps for remediation.
The following recommendation has been disabled: Access to storage accounts with firewall and virtual network configurations should be restricted (Preview)
Azure Storage is encrypted by default and cannot be un-encrypted, therefore the recommendation and policy has been removed.
There are new and updated Azure Security Center networking recommendations.
Just-in-time (JIT) virtual machine (VM) access can now be used with Azure Firewall.
Azure Security Center offers new security alerts (in preview) that detect unusual or potentially harmful operations using Azure Resource Manager service layer.
Now it is easier to find the relevant policy that match a recommendation and enable/disable it.
Adaptive Network Hardening provides recommendations to further harden the NSG rules
You can now get clear visibility and reporting for your Azure Security Center recommendations in Azure Advisor
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