Microsoft On-Demand: Microsoft Security Operations Analyst (SC-200) Course Outline
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About This Course
We have assembled a complete package of self-study materials that cover the topics that are included in Microsoft's 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 for $250, a 50% discount.
The Microsoft Security Operations Analyst collaborates with organizational stakeholders to secure information technology systems for the organization. Their goal is to reduce organizational risk by rapidly remediating active attacks in the environment, advising on improvements to threat protection practices, and referring violations of organizational policies to appropriate stakeholders. Responsibilities include threat management, monitoring, and response by using a variety of security solutions across their environment. The role primarily investigates, responds to, and hunts for threats using Microsoft Sentinel, Microsoft Defender for Cloud, Microsoft 365 Defender, and third-party security products. Since the Security Operations Analyst consumes the operational output of these tools, they are also a critical stakeholder in the configuration and deployment of these technologies.
◾Basic understanding of Microsoft 365
◾Fundamental understanding of Microsoft security, compliance, and identity products
◾Intermediate understanding of Windows 10
◾Basic understanding of scripting concepts.
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. As a companion to the ILT course, you will receive the Microsoft Official Curriculum. (You must contact our office to reserve a seat in an upcoming class.) Note: Auditors will be able to see and hear the instructors 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.
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24/7 Online Support
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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.
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Do You Still Prefer a Live, Instructor-led Class?
Already know Microsoft On-Demand, self-study training is not right for you? We also offer this course content in a live, instructor-led format. For details, click on the link below:
SC-200: Microsoft Security, Operations Analyst
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.
Module 1: Mitigate threats using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Protect against threats with Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Deploy the Microsoft Defender for Endpoint environment
Implement Windows 10 security enhancements with Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Manage alerts and incidents in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Perform device investigations in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Perform actions on a device using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Perform evidence and entities investigations using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Configure and manage automation using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Configure for alerts and detections in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Utilize Threat and Vulnerability Management in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Module 2: Mitigate threats using Microsoft 365 Defender
Introduction to threat protection with Microsoft 365
Mitigate incidents using Microsoft 365 Defender
Protect your identities with Azure AD Identity Protection
Remediate risks with Microsoft Defender for Office 365
Safeguard your environment with Microsoft Defender for Identity
Secure your cloud apps and services with Microsoft Cloud App Security
Respond to data loss prevention alerts using Microsoft 365
Manage insider risk in Microsoft 365
Module 3: Mitigate threats using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Plan for cloud workload protections using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Explain cloud workload protections in Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Connect Azure assets to Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Connect non-Azure resources to Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Remediate security alerts using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Module 4: Create queries for Microsoft Sentinel using Kusto Query Language (KQL)
Construct KQL statements for Microsoft Sentinel
Analyze query results using KQL
Build multi-table statements using KQL
Work with data in Microsoft Sentinel using Kusto Query Language
Module 5: Configure your Microsoft Sentinel environment
Introduction to Microsoft Sentinel
Create and manage Microsoft Sentinel workspaces
Query logs in Microsoft Sentinel
Use watchlists in Microsoft Sentinel
Utilize threat intelligence in Microsoft Sentinel
Module 6: Connect logs to Microsoft Sentinel
Connect data to Microsoft Sentinel using data connectors
Connect Microsoft services Microsoft Sentinel
Connect Microsoft 365 Defender to Microsoft Sentinel
Connect Windows hosts to Microsoft Sentinel
Connect Common Event Format logs to Microsoft Sentinel
Connect syslog data sources to Microsoft Sentinel
Connect threat indicators to Microsoft Sentinel
Module 7: Create detections and perform investigations using Microsoft Sentinel
Threat detection with Microsoft Sentinel analytics
Threat response with Microsoft Sentinel playbooks
Security incident management in Microsoft Sentinel
Identify threats with User and Entity Behavior Analytics in Microsoft Sentinel
Query, visualize, and monitor data in Microsoft Sentinel
Module 8: Perform threat hunting in Microsoft Sentinel
Explain threat hunting concepts in Microsoft Sentinel
Threat hunting with Microsoft Sentinel
Hunt for threats using notebooks in Microsoft Sentinel
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