Azure AD Privileged Identity Management (PIM) lets admins manage and monitor the access in Azure, either to Azure AD roles or Azure resources. PIM gives just-in-time access to Azure AD roles and Azure resources that is also time-bound and approval based, which helps to mitigate risks of malicious actors gaining privileged access to Azure items and potentially causing harm to the organization. This also helps to mitigate the risk of excessive and unnecessary access permissions to resources.
In this lab, you will assign a privileged role to a user and activate that role using PIM.
Upon completion of this lab, you will be able to:
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