MS-20744 - Securing Windows Server 2016

Duration: 5 days

Price: $2,795.00

SATVs: 5

This five-day, instructor-led course teaches IT professionals how they can enhance the security of the IT infrastructure that they administer. This course begins by emphasizing the importance of assuming that network breaches have occurred already, and then teaches you how to protect administrative credentials and rights to ensure that administrators can perform only the tasks that they need to, when they need to.
This course also details how you can mitigate malware threats, identify security issues by using auditing and the Advanced Threat Analysis feature in Windows Server 2016, secure your virtualization platform, and use new deployment options, such as Nano server and containers to enhance security. The course also explains how you can help protect access to files by using encryption and dynamic access control, and how you can enhance your network's security.

Upcoming Classes

To schedule a class, please contact us at 888-825-6273

This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:

Students should have at least two years of experience in the IT field and should have:

Completed courses 740, 741, and 742, or the equivalent.

A solid, practical understanding of networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP, User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS).

A solid, practical understanding of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles.

A solid, practical understanding of Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization fundamentals.

An understanding of Windows Server security principles.

Course Outline

Module 1: Breach detection and using the Sysinternals tools

Module 2: Protecting credentials and privileged access

Module 3: Limiting administrator rights with Just Enough Administration

Module 4: Privileged Access Management and administrative forests

Module 5: Mitigating malware and threats

Module 6: Analysing activity by using advanced auditing and log analytics

Module 7: Analysing activity with Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics feature and Operations Management Suite

Module 8: Securing your virtualization an infrastructure

Module 9: Securing application development and server-workload infrastructure

Module 10: Protecting data with encryption

Module 11: Limiting access to file and folders

Module 12: Using firewalls to control network traffic flow

Module 13: Securing network traffic

Module 14: Updating Windows Server