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Microsoft On-Demand: Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500)


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Microsoft On-Demand: Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500) Course Outline

*** Note: This is a Microsoft On-Demand (self -study) course, 180-day, 24/7 access via the internet ***
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About This Course
We have assembled a complete package of self-study materials that cover all of the topics that are included in Microsoft's 5-day, official Instructor-led course. With these resources, you have a flexible platform that allows you to gain the knowledge you need for your job. If you also want certification, see the additional Exam Pak option--you can purchase that for $250, a 50% discount.

Audience profile
This course is suitable for the Microsoft 365 security administrator role.

• Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure.
• Experience with Windows 10 devices.
• Experience with Office 365.
• Basic understanding of authorization and authentication.
• Basic understanding of computer networks.
• Working knowledge of managing mobile devices.

Your course includes:

Microsoft Official E-Learning
We will be your guide through the official Microsoft Learn content directing you through this training platform which provides interactive learning modules with reading, hands-on experiences, knowledge checks and short videos.

Additional Expert Videos
Our subject matter experts provide an additional path through the Microsoft course objectives. We've assembled hours of video instruction where you can follow-along and learn from our experts.

Auditing Instructor-Led Training
With ONLC's Microsoft On-Demand training, you can also "Audit" a full instructor-led class. This gives you another perspective on how the content is presented (You must contact our office to reserve a seat in an upcoming class). Note: Auditors will be able to see and hear the instructor’s presentation, however the instructor will not be able to hear you and you will not have direct access to the live instructor or lab machines.

Interested in Getting Certification? Check out our Exam Pak option!
Prepare for you Microsoft Certification by purchasing our Exam Pak for $250--a savings of 50%.

Additional Exam Pak Option includes:

24/7 Online Support
Need assistance while you are learning? Chat with our 24/7 online support specialists. And, with your permission, the expert can even take over your computer to provide assistance. (90-day access.)

Microsoft Exam Reference Guide
When you are ready for certification, begin your preparation with the Exam Reference Guide from Microsoft Press. We provide you with a copy of this book that focuses on the critical skills and knowledge measured on the Microsoft Certification exam.

Practice Exam Software
You may study at your own pace with this web-based practice exam. Exam-like questions are designed to help you prepare for your certification exam by validating your knowledge and reinforcing key concepts.

Exam Voucher with Exam-Pass Guarantee
Prepare for your exam using the practice software. Once you have achieved an 85% or above score, contact us and we will provide you with an exam voucher. Didn't pass the first time? Not a problem--you will get a second voucher with our Exam-Pass Guarantee - For details, click on the link below:
Exam Pass Guarantee

**Please call our office to order the Exam Pak. Note: Exam Paks are available at the discounted $250 price only when they are purchased at the same time as your Microsoft On-Demand class.**

Do You Still Prefer a Live, Instructor-led Class?
Already know Flex On-Demand is not right for you? We also offer this same course content in a live, instructor-led format. For more details, click on the link below:
MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration Instructor-led Training Course

Special Note Regarding This Outline
On-Demand content is presented from multiple sources. As a result, the content and/or sequencing may vary from each source.

Course Outline

Managing Microsoft 365 Identity and Access

Module 1: User and Group Security
User Accounts in Microsoft 365
Administrator Roles and Security Groups in Microsoft 365
Password Management in Microsoft 365
Azure AD Identity Protection

Module 2: Identity Synchronization
Introduction to Identity Synchronization
Planning for Azure AD Connect
Implementing Azure AD Connect
Managing Synchronized Identities

Module 3: Federated Identities
Introduction to Federated Identities
Planning an AD FS Deployment
Implementing AD FS

Module 4: Access Management
Conditional Access
Managing Device Access
Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
Solutions for External Access

Implementing Microsoft 365 Threat Protection

Module 1: Security in Microsoft 365
Threat Vectors and Data Breaches
Security Solutions for Microsoft 365
Microsoft Secure Score

Module 2: Advanced Threat Protection
Exchange Online Protection
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
Managing Safe Attachments
Managing Safe Links
Azure Advanced Threat Protection
Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection

Module 3: Threat Intelligence
Microsoft 365 Threat Intelligence
Using the Security Dashboard
Configuring Advanced Threat Analytics

Module 4: Mobility
Plan for Mobile Application Management
Plan for Mobile Device Management
Deploy Mobile Device Management
Enroll Devices to Mobile Device Management

Implementing Microsoft 365 Information Protection

Module 1: Information Protection
Information Rights Management
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension
Office 365 Message Encryption
Azure Information Protection
Advanced Information Protection
Windows Information Protection

Module 2: Data Loss Prevention
Data Loss Prevention Explained
Data Loss Prevention Policies
Custom DLP Policies
Creating a DLP Policy to Protect Documents
Policy Tips

Module 3: Cloud Application Security
Cloud Application Security Explained
Using Cloud Application Security Information
Office 365 Cloud App Security

Administering Microsoft 365 Built-in Compliance

Module 1: Archiving and Retention
Archiving in Microsoft 365
Retention in Microsoft 365
Retention Policies in the Security and Compliance Center
Archiving and Retention in Exchange
In-place Records Management in SharePoint

Module 2: Data Governance in Microsoft 365
Planning Security and Compliance Needs
Building Ethical Walls in Exchange Online
Manage Retention in Email
Troubleshooting Data Governance
Analytics and Telemetry

Module 3: Managing Search and Investigations
Searching for Content in the Security and Compliance Center
Audit Log Investigations
Advanced eDiscovery

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