CIS Azure Benchmarks
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Demonstrate your Compliance with CIS Azure Benchmarks
CIS Azure Benchmarks refer to a set of best practice guidelines and recommendations for securely configuring Microsoft Azure services. The CIS Benchmarks are developed by the Center for Internet Security (CIS), a non-profit organization that focuses on improving cybersecurity readiness and response.
CIS Azure Benchmarks are primarily targeted at organizations and individuals responsible for configuring, managing, and securing Microsoft Azure environments. These benchmarks provide step-by-step instructions for configuring various Azure services to enhance security and reduce the risk of cyber threats and data breaches. They cover a wide range of topics, including identity and access management, networking, virtual machines, storage, and more. Professionals who work with these benchmarks may include:
- Cloud Administrators: Those responsible for setting up and managing Azure resources and services.
- Security Teams: Cybersecurity professionals tasked with implementing security measures in the cloud environment.
- Compliance Officers: Individuals responsible for ensuring adherence to security standards and regulations.
- DevOps Teams: Developers and operations teams working in a DevOps environment to implement security best practices.
- Cloud Service Providers: Companies providing cloud services to customers and aiming to follow industry security best practices.
Adhering to the CIS Azure Benchmarks helps organizations mitigate security risks, reduce the likelihood of security breaches, and maintain a secure and compliant Azure environment. It is important to note that while compliance with CIS Azure Benchmarks is not mandatory by law, many organizations choose to adopt them voluntarily to enhance their cloud security posture and demonstrate their commitment to following industry best practices.
Connect with our Microsoft Certified Security Experts to assess your controls and prove your compliance with CIS AWS Benchmarks by sharing your assessment profile. Our engagement options are ideal for organizations of all sizes with and without an experienced in-house IT team. Connect with an expert or schedule a consultation to explore the option that is best for your organization.