Session Information

Access Presentation Microsoft Defender for Cloud 1.3 here
Access Presentation Microsoft ATP here

Learners should start this course already having the following skills:

  • Basic conceptual understanding of Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience with Windows 10/11 devices.
  • Experience with Office 365.
  • Basic understanding of Cloud authorization and authentication.
  • Basic understanding of computer networks.

Microsoft 365 Defender is a coordinated cross-domain security suite offering extended and response (XDR) capabilities through better data coverage, combined incident management, automatic investigation and remediation, Microsoft Threat Experts, theart analytics, and cross-domain hunting capabilities.

During this hands-on workshop, we will highlight the different Microsoft 365 Defender Services available in the Microsoft 365 Defender Suite.
We will go through the following topics:

  • Exchange Online Protection (EOP)
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365 (Office 365 ATP Add-On)
  • Microsoft Defender for Identity (Azure ATP)
  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (MDATP)
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (MCAS)

With Hand-On LABs, the students will learn how to enable and configure these Services.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the anti-malware pipeline as email is analyzed by Exchange Online Protection.
  • Enable and Configure the Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Work with Safe Attachments and Safe Links to block zero-day malware in email attachments and malicious URLs embedded in email and shared documents
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Describe the difference between Microsoft Defender for Identity and Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA)
  • Enable and configure Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Understand Threat Protection Licensing and Bundles


  • Diego Lens

    Diego Lens

    Cloud Solutions Architect
    Ingram Micro


Audience Technical
Area of Interest Microsoft 365
Language English
Solution Area Modern Work