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Microsoft SC-100 Exam

Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect

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Microsoft SC-100 Exam Overview :

Exam Name Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect
Exam Code SC-100
Exam Registration Price $165
Official Information https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/certifications/exams/sc-100
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Microsoft SC-100 Exam Topics :

Section Weight Objectives
Design a Zero Trust strategy and architecture 30–35% Build an overall security strategy and architecture
  •  identify the integration points in an architecture by using Microsoft Cybersecurity Reference Architecture (MCRA)
  •  translate business goals into security requirements
  •  translate security requirements into technical capabilities, including security services,security products, and security processes
  •  design security for a resiliency strategy
  •  integrate a hybrid or multi-tenant environment into a security strategy
  •  develop a technical and governance strategy for traffic filtering and segmentation
Design a security operations strategy
  •  design a logging and auditing strategy to support security operations
  •  develop security operations to support a hybrid or multi-cloud environment
  •  design a strategy for SIEM and SOAR
  •  evaluate security workflows
  •  evaluate a security operations strategy for incident management lifecycle
  •  evaluate a security operations strategy for sharing technical threat intelligence
Design an identity security strategy
Note: includes hybrid and multi-cloud
  •  design a strategy for access to cloud resources
  •  recommend an identity store (tenants, B2B, B2C, hybrid)
  •  recommend an authentication strategy
  •  recommend an authorization strategy
  •  design a strategy for conditional access
  •  design a strategy for role assignment and delegation
  •  design security strategy for privileged role access to infrastructure including identity-based firewall rules, Azure PIM
  •  design security strategy for privileged activities including PAM, entitlement management, cloud tenant administration
Evaluate Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) technical strategies and security operations strategies 20–25% Design a regulatory compliance strategy
  •  interpret compliance requirements and translate into specific technical capabilities (new or existing)
  •  evaluate infrastructure compliance by using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  •  interpret compliance scores and recommend actions to resolve issues or improve security
  •  design implementation of Azure Policy
  •  design for data residency requirements
  •  translate privacy requirements into requirements for security solutions
Evaluate security posture and recommend technical strategies to manage risk
  •  evaluate security posture by using benchmarks (including Azure security benchmarks, ISO 2701, etc.)
  •  evaluate security posture by using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  •  evaluate security posture by using Secure Scores
  •  evaluate security posture of cloud workloads
  •  design security for an Azure Landing Zone
  •  interpret technical threat intelligence and recommend risk mitigations
  •  recommend security capabilities or controls to mitigate identified risks
Design security for infrastructure 20–25% Design a strategy for securing server and client endpoints
NOTE: includes hybrid and multi-cloud
  •  specify security baselines for server and client endpoints
  •  specify security requirements for servers, including multiple platforms and operating systems
  •  specify security requirements for mobile devices and clients, including endpoint protection, hardening, and configuration
  •  specify requirements to secure Active Directory Domain Services
  •  design a strategy to manage secrets, keys, and certificates
  •  design a strategy for secure remote access
Design a strategy for securing SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS services
  •  specify security baselines for SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS services
  •  specify security requirements for IoT workloads
  •  specify security requirements for data workloads, including SQL, Azure SQL Database, Azure Synapse, and Azure Cosmos DB
  •  specify security requirements for web workloads, including Azure App Service
  •  specify security requirements for storage workloads, including Azure Storage
  •  specify security requirements for containers
  •  specify security requirements for container orchestration
Design a strategy for data and applications 20–25% Specify security requirements for applications
  •  specify priorities for mitigating threats to applications
  •  specify a security standard for onboarding a new application
  •  specify a security strategy for applications and APIs
Design a strategy for securing data
  •  specify priorities for mitigating threats to data
  •  design a strategy to identify and protect sensitive data
  •  specify an encryption standard for data at rest and in motion

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