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Configuring and Managing Microsoft Defender Application Control

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Description

This course explores Microsoft Defender Application Control. We'll look at the fundamentals of the service and then cover some of the key security and privacy caveats when using Application Control. You'll follow along with a real-life demonstration of how to create and deploy a Defender Application Control policy.

Learning Objectives

  • Get an introductory understanding of Microsoft Defender Application Control
  • Understand some key security and privacy caveats for using Application Control
  • Learn how to create and deploy a Defender Application Control policy

Intended Audience

This course is designed for anyone who wishes to learn about Microsoft Defender Application Control.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, you should have a basic understanding of Microsoft Defender.

Transcript

Hi there. Welcome to Configuring and Managing Microsoft Defender Application Control. My name is Thomas Mitchell and I’ll be taking you through this course.

I’m a Microsoft 365 instructor at Cloud Academy and I have over 25 years of IT experience, several of those with cloud technologies. If you have any questions about this course, feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn, or send an email to support@cloudacademy.com.

This quick course is intended for those who wish to learn about Microsoft Defender Application Control. 

We’ll kick things off by taking an introductory look at Defender Application Control. You’ll learn what it is and what it does. 

After you’ve been introduced to Application Control, we’ll take a look at some of the key security and privacy caveats when using Application Control.

After covering the key security and privacy caveats when using Application Control, we’ll dive into a couple of demos, where you'll watch over my shoulder as I create and deploy a Defender Application Control policy.

After finishing this course, you'll come away with an understanding of what Defender Application Control is, and what it offers. You’ll also understand how to deploy it.

We’d love to get your feedback on this course, so please give it a rating when you’re finished. 

 

If you’re ready to learn about Microsoft Defender Application Control, let’s get started!

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Thomas Mitchell
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Tom is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, having worked in environments as large as 40k seats and as small as 50 seats. Throughout the course of a long an interesting career, he has built an in-depth skillset that spans numerous IT disciplines. Tom has designed and architected small, large, and global IT solutions.

In addition to the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE certification, Tom also carries several other Microsoft certifications. His ability to see things from a strategic perspective allows Tom to architect solutions that closely align with business needs.

In his spare time, Tom enjoys camping, fishing, and playing poker.