Microsoft Identity Security Issues – Sean Metcalf – ESW #288



Attackers have been targeting Active Directory for years and more recently set their sights on Azure AD & Microsoft Office 365. There are ways to tighten up these platforms beyond the default configuration and greatly improve the security posture.

Segment Resources:
Trimarc Webcast on how to quickly level up Active Directory security: https://www.hub.trimarcsecurity.com/post/webcast-top-10-ways-to-improve-active-directory-security-quickly

Performing your own Active Directory Security Review – article and PowerShell tool: https://www.hub.trimarcsecurity.com/post/securing-active-directory-performing-an-active-directory-security-review

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Full Episode Show Notes

Microsoft Identity Security Issues

Guests

Sean Metcalf

Sean Metcalf – Founder & CTO at Trimarc

@PyroTek3

Sean Metcalf is founder and CTO at Trimarc (TrimarcSecurity.com), a professional services company which focuses on improving enterprise security. He is one of about 100 people in the world who holds the Microsoft Certified Master Directory Services (MCM) Active Directory certification, is a former Microsoft MVP, and has presented on Active Directory, Azure AD, & Microsoft Cloud attack and defense at security conferences such as Black Hat, BSides, DEF CON, and DerbyCon.

Hosts

Adrian Sanabria

Adrian Sanabria – Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security

@sawaba

Adrian is an outspoken researcher that doesn’t shy away from uncomfortable truths. He loves to write about the security industry, tell stories, and still sees the glass as half full.

Tyler Shields

Tyler Shields – CMO at JupiterOne

@txs

Tyler advises, guides, and operates high tech startups primarily in the B2B security space. He is a former market analyst, engineer, product manager, marketing leader, and partnership manager. In other words, Tyler builds and grows businesses – in all aspects. He’s a board advisor, angel investor, and board member at multiple firms and an investment advisor for a venture debt business. He loves to play guitar and poker in his free time.

Katie Teitler

Katie Teitler – Senior Security Strategist at Axonius

@Katherinert15

Katie Teitler is a cybersecurity content creator. In her current role with Axonius, she is part of the product marketing team, helping audiences understand the value proposition of cyber asset management as it pertains to risk reduction. In past roles, Katie was an industry analyst, research director, content marketer, and freelance author, and managed content and speakers for InfoSec World, now a flagship offering of the Cyber Risk Alliance.

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