Microsoft's Data Center Security Strategy presented at ICSCyberSecurityConference 2020

by Imran Mohiuddin,

Summary : Microsoft datacenters constitute a complex industrial-scale facility sitting at the intersection of operational technologies (OT) and information technologies (IT) which includes ICS systems managing the climate, power and water; physical security systems; software tools, servers and equipment managed by diverse facility personnel; and various networks including LAN/WAN, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, cellular/mobile.In this session we will share our learnings and how Microsoft is reimagining security for datacenters (ICS Facilities) from ground up by expanding IT security fundamentals to OT+IT, in depth security monitoring with centralized SOC for IR, and with security blueprints for datacenter build outs.Topics will include:Security fundamentals tools and process for OT+IT world Application of Threat Modeling, Tabletop Exercises and Red Team processes for datacentersIsolated Networks and Zero Trust Devices for secure production Ops Security Monitoring and Integration of Microsoft Threat Intel and central SOC for Incident ResponseSecure designs for Cloud connectivity and remote management