Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500)


The Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500) tests your ability to implement security controls, maintain the security posture, manage identity and access, and protect data, applications, and networks in cloud and hybrid environments as part of an end-to-end infrastructure.

Here's a breakdown of the main topics covered in the AZ-500 exam:

Manage Identity and Access:

  • Configure Azure Active Directory for Azure workloads and subscriptions.
  • Configure Azure AD Privileged Identity Management.
  • Configure security for an Azure subscription.
  • Implement Platform Protection:

  • Understand and configure network security groups.
  • Configure and manage Azure Firewall.
  • Configure and manage Azure Front Door Service, Azure Application Gateway, and Azure Bastion.
  • Configure security for storage (like Azure Blob Storage).
  • Manage Security Operations:

  • Monitor security by using Azure Monitor.
  • Monitor security by using Azure Security Center.
  • Monitor security by using Azure Sentinel.
  • Configure security policies.
  • Manage and respond to security alerts.
  • Secure Data and Applications:

  • Configure security policies to manage data.
  • Configure security for data infrastructure.
  • Configure encryption for data at rest.
  • Understand and implement Azure Key Vault.
  • Configure and manage secrets in Azure Key Vault.
  • Configure Azure AD Identity Protection.
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  • Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500) Exam Details

  • Number of Questions: 40-60 questions
  • Duration: 180 minutes
  • Passing Score: 700 out of 1000
  • Languages: English, Japanese, Chinese (Simplified), Korean, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Russian, Chinese (Traditional), Italian, Indonesian (Indonesia)
  • Exam Format: Multiple-choice, drag-and-drop, and scenario-based questions.
  • Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Q: How long is the certification valid for?
  • A: Microsoft certifications are generally valid for two years. You'll need to renew them to keep your certification active.
  • Q: What are the prerequisites for this certification?
  • A: While there are no strict prerequisites, having hands-on experience with Azure security services and features is beneficial.
  • Q: How should I optimally prepare for the exam?
  • A: Utilize this practice test in conjunction with the Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500) course on Cybrary. Additionally, review Microsoft's official study materials and engage in hands-on tasks using Azure security services and features.
  • Q: How closely does this practice test mirror the actual exam?
  • A: This practice test closely emulates the format, difficulty, and content of the real exam, ensuring that you are thoroughly prepared for every aspect of the certification test.
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    Hardware and Software Minimum Requirements:

  • Processor: Min. 500MHz Processor, 128 MB RAM
  • Screen Resolution: Min. 1024x768
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    Operating Systems:

    Supported System Platforms:
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003 (SP2 or later)
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Mac OS X v 10.4 or higher
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  • Microsoft IE 7
  • Microsoft IE 8
  • Microsoft IE 9
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari
  • Note: The browser version you're running must support 128-bit encryption or secured pages will not display correctly.



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