Tag: security

Windows Virtual Desktop is now available in the Azure Government cloud

WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) is now in public preview in Azure US Government regions, along with the Azure portal integration. With the Azure portal integration, you get a simple interface to deploy and manage apps and virtual desktops. Host pool, workspace, and all other objects you create are Azure Resource Manager objects and are managed the same […]

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Webinar: Protect Remote Workers with Azure Network Security Solutions

Join this webinar on wednesday, September 9, 2020 10:00 AM–11:00 AM Pacific Time to learn how to establish a #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) remote work environment without compromising network security. Explore how to secure your apps, virtual networks, and virtual desktops in Azure. Then add an extra layer of protection for a zero-trust approach with Azure Firewall. You’ll […]

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Publish Remote Desktop with Azure AD App Proxy

Believe it or not, not everybody use #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) (yet). That’s why it is important to know that Azure AD Application Proxy now supports Remote Desktop Web Client. Increase the security of your RDS deployments by using a host of security features in AAD App proxy, now with support for the Web client. via @tomhickling […]

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Final Security baseline Windows 10 and Windows Server, version 2004

We are pleased to announce the final release of the security configuration baseline settings for Windows 10 and Windows Server version 2004. Please download the content from the Microsoft Security Compliance Toolkit, test the recommended configurations, and customize and implement as appropriate.  If you have questions or issues, please let us know via the Security Baseline Community. via Security […]

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Migrate from Symantec to Microsoft Defender ATP – Windows security | Microsoft Docs

Many #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) customers use #MDATP since it often is a part of their license. If you are planning to switch from Symantec Endpoint Protection (Symantec) to Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection use can this article as a guide to plan your migration. via Migrate from Symantec to Microsoft Defender ATP – Windows security | Microsoft […]

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How to use Azure AD Conditional Access to add a Terms of Use EULA WVD

Jason Samuel (@jasonsamuel) has written a nice article on how you can use Azure AD Conditional Access to add a Terms of Use EULA, amongst other services, #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD). via How to use Azure AD Conditional Access to add a Terms of Use EULA to Citrix Workspace, Microsoft WVD, Office 365, and SaaS apps – […]

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Protecting WVD environments with Azure Security Center

Azure Security Center is a very popular and powerful Azure Service that is often used in #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) environments. This article explains how Azure Security Center can help maintain your Windows Virtual Desktop environment configuration hygiene and compliance, and protect it against threats. via Protecting Windows Virtual Desktop environments with Azure Security Center | Azure-blog en -updates | […]

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7 Security Controls to consider for Azure Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service

John Joon has written an article that can assist Solution Architects and Engineers in securing the #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) service. Applying as many as possible of the security controls listed in the article can significantly improve Remote Desktop Infrastructure security posture. via 7 Security Controls to consider for Azure Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service | by […]

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