Best practices for preventing ransomware attacks

Protecting your IT systems from ransomware attacks is a challenge as technical platforms used to process, transmit and store sensitive data can consist of on-premise datacenters, virtual environments hosted using a Cloud Service Provider, and SaaS services. In this article, I describe a general approach to preventing ransomware attacks, and which security controls should be used in Azure to protect your environment.

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Vulnerability Management in Microsoft Azure

This article focuses on how you can use the native tools in Azure, and how an organization can establish a basic process for vulnerability management regarding virtual machines for vulnerabilities that can’t be fixed by just doing the standard automatic update management in Azure.

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