Azure Security best practice: Operationalize Secure Score for cleaning up risk

This is Part#1 of our series of articles about best security practices that you can apply to an Azure environment. Please note that all the articles have been compiled from various official Microsoft sources.

What – Assign stakeholders to use Secure Score in Azure Security Center to monitor risk profile and continuously improve security posture

Why – Rapidly identifying and remediating common security hygiene risks can significantly reduce overall risk

How – Set up a regular cadence (typically monthly) to review Azure secure score and plan initiatives with specific improvement goals. Gamify the activity if possible to increase engagement.

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