Tag: Azure

Azure AppService Off-Site or Remote Backups
Azure AppService Off-Site or Remote Backups
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The adoption of Azure AppService continues to grow, and I fully support this. However, one of the most common requests that I get when transitioning people surround backups and true redundancy and integrity strategies. Out of the box, Azure provides two backup options, which are important to understand. In addition to this, there are easy… READ MORE

Azure Governance: Rename an Azure Subscription with Azure CLI and PowerShell
Azure Governance: Rename an Azure Subscription with Azure CLI and PowerShell
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This blog post will show you how you can change the name of an Azure Subscription with the use of Azure CLI and Azure PowerShell. When a proper Azure governance model is followed, you can ensure that your teams are operating in a secure and compliant Azure environment during design, development and operations. In this way you can not only minimize operational and reputational risks, but it will also help you… READ MORE

Bicep code snippets for WVD!
Bicep code snippets for WVD!
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Yesterday, a couple of code snippets I contributed to Bicep 💪, were merged in the latest Bicep CLI version 0.3.310! Super cool to see this in action myself for the first time. What does it allow you to do? Bicep is the DSL which allows you to create Azure Resources in a declarative way. The… READ MORE

Azure App Service Backup Failure Alert
Azure App Service Backup Failure Alert
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The Backup feature in Azure App Service allows us to easily create app backups manually or on a schedule. Refer this blog to know more about how to configure backup in Azure Web App: https://www.iamashishsharma.com/2021/01/configure-backup-for-your-azure-app.html In this article, we will discuss how to create an alert which will get triggered whenever backup of web app… READ MORE

Cloud App Security Access Policies – Common Use Cases
Cloud App Security Access Policies – Common Use Cases
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In recent years, I have written +20 Cloud App Security (MCAS) related blog posts but never touched deeply on Access Policies. Blocking access to the cloud environment can be efficiently done with other methods, such as Conditional Access policies, and use cases for using MCAS Access Policies are rare, but there are a few interesting… READ MORE

Automate Azure Sentinel Deployment
Automate Azure Sentinel Deployment
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Azure Sentinel is a scalable, cloud-native, security information event management (SIEM) and security orchestration automated response (SOAR) solution.Azure Sentinel delivers intelligent security analytics and threat intelligence across the enterprise, providing a single solution for alert detection, threat visibility, proactive hunting, and threat response. Like any other cloud services, you can automate most of the Azure… READ MORE