AZ-500 Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

  • Course level: Intermediate


This course is designed to help one master the requisite skills required for the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 certification exam.

The AZ-500 exam is an associate-level exam which tests candidates for advanced security knowledge and experience working with various aspects of Microsoft Azure.

Throughout this course, we will progressively build and expand upon both your security knowledge and hands-on experience working with Azure technologies. This includes but is not limited to: identity and security, hybrid cloud, monitoring, encryption, database security, and securing both apps and services for the Cloud.

Identity and Access

  • Use Azure Active Directory for Azure spots and subscriptions
  • Configure Azure AD Privileged Identity Management
  • Master security for Azure subscriptions

Protecting the Microsoft Azure Platform

  • Master cloud security
  • Design, create and secure a network
  • Implement host security
  • Implement platform security
  • Set up subscription security

Security operations

  • Define platform security benchmarks
  • Install and use security services
  • Design and deploy security policies using Azure Security Center
  • Set up and use security alerts
  • Identify and correct security issues

Data and applications

  • Design and implement security strategies for data management
  • Implement security for the data infrastructure
  • Use encryption for specific data
  • Master application security
  • Implement security for the application lifecycle
  • Secure applications
  • Know how to use Azure Key Vault

What Will I Learn?

  • Know how to describe Azure-specific data classifications
  • Identify data protection mechanisms
  • Master data encryption methods
  • Know how to secure Internet protocols and implement them in Azure
  • Know the Azure security services and features

Material Includes

  • Exam Code : AZ-500
  • Duration : 01 Month
  • Cost : 621 USD


  • Previous experience with cloud and on-prem core services (Network, Compute, Storage, etc.)
  • AZ-900 course beneficial but not required
  • AZ-103 course beneficial but not required
  • Microsoft Azure administration, AZ-103 certification preparation Microsoft Azure administrator

Target Audience

  • Developer
  • System administrator
  • Project manager / Project manager