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May 2019

May 6

Virtual machine scale set support – now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Virtual machine scale set support – now generally available

  • Security Center
  • Security
May 6

Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage - now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage is now generally available

  • Security Center
  • Security

April 2019

Apr 3

Azure Security Center for IoT in public preview

IN 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

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

NOW AVAILABLE

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

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
  • Security
Mar 15

Public preview: Adaptive network hardening in Azure Security Center

IN PREVIEW

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

  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Support for virtual network peering in Azure Security Center

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Azure Security Center adaptive application control updates

NOW AVAILABLE

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.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Azure Security Center: Regulatory compliance dashboard in public preview

IN 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.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Azure Security Center: Secure score impact changes

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Azure Security Center policy migration to Azure Policy

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Policy
  • Security Center
  • Security
Mar 15

Azure Security Center update: Secure score for compliance metrics

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Security Center
  • Security
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.

  • App Service
  • Security Center
  • Security

December 2018

Dec 6

Azure portal December 2018 update

NOW AVAILABLE

Learn about updates made available to the Azure portal for December 2018.

  • Microsoft Azure portal
  • Virtual Machines
  • Security Center
  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Security

November 2018

Nov 26

Azure Security Center update - November

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Security Center
  • Security
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.

  • Security Center
  • Security

October 2018

Oct 16

Azure Security Center update September 2018

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2018

New features are in preview for Azure Security Center.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Oct 10

Azure Security Center update - Ignite 2018

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2018

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

  • Security Center
  • Security

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