Blue Team

CRTH03 Advanced Configuration of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Émile Cabot

Microsoft MVP

Principal Consultant

TriCon Elite Consulting

Steve LaBeau

Principal Technology Solutions, Principal Systems Engineer

This session is an essential guide for IT and security professionals seeking to maximize their defense mechanisms post-onboarding. We delve into the nuances of fine-tuning Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, turning it from a default security tool into a tailored guardian of your digital environment. Key focus areas include the strategic application of security baselines, the art of crafting custom detection rules tailored to your unique landscape, and leveraging automated investigation and response capabilities to enhance efficiency. This session is not just about configuration; it's about elevating your cybersecurity posture to new heights with Microsoft Defender for Endpoint.

You will learn:

  • Insights into integrating threat intelligence for proactive defense.
  • How to utilize advanced hunting queries to unearth covert threats.
  • How to transform your security strategy from reactive to proactive.