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Microsoft Defender Cloud Security Posture Management
A comprehensive cloud security solution offered by Microsoft.
Enhance the security of your cloud environment
Microsoft Defender Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) can help you identify and address security vulnerabilities, enforce security policies, detect and respond to threats, maintain compliance, and centralize security management across your cloud environments.
What is Microsoft Defender CSPM?
Here's a summary:
Continuous Cloud Security Assessment
Microsoft Defender CSPM continuously assesses the security of an organization's cloud resources across various cloud platforms, such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). It provides real-time insights into potential security vulnerabilities and misconfigurations.
Automated Security Policy Enforcement
The solution allows organizations to define and enforce security policies and best practices automatically. This ensures that cloud resources are configured in alignment with security standards, reducing the risk of misconfigurations and security breaches.
Threat Detection and Response
Microsoft Defender CSPM includes threat detection capabilities that identify suspicious activities and potential threats within the cloud environment. It enables organizations to respond to security incidents promptly and effectively.
Cloud Compliance Monitoring
The solution helps organizations maintain compliance with industry-specific regulations and standards, such as GDPR, HIPAA, and CIS benchmarks. It provides compliance assessments, reports, and recommendations to facilitate adherence to security and privacy requirements.
Integration with Cloud Providers
Microsoft Defender CSPM seamlessly integrates with major cloud providers, including Microsoft Azure, AWS, and GCP, allowing organizations to manage security across multi-cloud environments from a centralized dashboard.
Centralized Security Management
It provides a unified and centralized dashboard for monitoring and managing security across cloud assets. This simplifies security operations and streamlines the management of complex cloud infrastructures.