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  1. Azure Security Center should monitor which NSG rules are used

    ASC should provide recommendation for which NSG rules that needs to be reviewed, if they are not used for a long time.

    This would be great

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    • Oracle Audit trail

      Allow Log Analytics to ingest Oracle Audit Trails on Operating System when based on XML Format. This will help to include this audit into security & audit solution

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      • SIEM Replacement

        Hi,
        Do you have an agenda for transforming Security Center into a SIEM solution?

        8 votes
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        • Does Security center playbook can be triggered automatically when any alert get fired?

          I have explored security center playbook , but found that we need to trigger it manually. It will be great if we can map certain alert with playbook and when that alert is fired our playbook will be triggered automatically.

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          • Missing Scan Data : better categorisation when VM Shutdown and Force data refresh

            Within Azure Security Center / Virtual Machine Stream, we have a "Missing scan data" substream.

            "Missing scan data" containing a list of VM on which :
            * The VM is turn-off
            * The VM is turn-on (some change was done on VM, ie. Antimalware install or not done, a Linux VM was installed, the Azure Agent is installed, but no scan happen (yet) on VM (but VM is running for 4/5 days).

            We believe the management could be improved :
            * Some data are missing (because VM is shutdown)
            * Some data could be collected, but Azure Security Center not…

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            • SQL Azure Firewall Rules recommendations to report very large IP ranges

              What currently is not reported is a very large range of IP addresses enabling access to SQL Azure. A rule 0.0.0.0- 255.255.255.255 will not be reported at all by Security Centre, but does pose a risk to the Database if the password and account is not strong and complex enough.

              8 votes
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              • What does "no realtime protection" and how to fix it?

                No clue what "no realtime data protection means" I clicked it from the security assement windows and I get here but have no way to understand how to fix it or read more. How should I fix that?

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                • Include reponsible user to event

                  Hi All, awsome product. Just did a test with vulnarabilty assessment. I introduced an eicar test string on one of our vm's. An event was triggerd in OMS. But seems there is some important information missing in the event. The username is not included. (EventId 1116, Microsoft Antimalware) does include the user. Would be a nice addition to include the username of the account that was "responsible" for the generation of the alert.

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                  • security baseline failures

                    I see post related to this, quite a few of the cce detections are messed up was is there an eta on getting these fixed.
                    in this case its CCE-36977-7 that's creating false positives.
                    thanks
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                    • Security Center

                      Add "Apply" option for all Security Center recommendation. Next step will be "Roll Back" option for implemented improvements.

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                      • Adjust baseline requirements to support IIS servers or custom environment changes.

                        The baseline scans are failing on IIS servers, so maybe a more generic way to adjust the baseline rules on virtual machines would be helpful.

                        An example of the the scenario is described here.

                        https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/security-center-recommendations/#comment-2597306267

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                        • Email Notifications for All Security Alerts in Security Centre

                          Currently we only have the option to receive email notifications for High Severity Alerts in Azure Security Centre. It would be good to have the option to receive email notifications for alerts of all severities. This would allow us to pro-actively deal with all security alerts rather than wait for them to show up on a screen.

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                          • Dismissing WAF Alerts Should Turn Application Tile Green

                            According to the product group, dismissing a Web Application Firewall not present alert is not supposed to turn the application tile green. This is done on purpose as to not give the user a false-sense of security. However, the reason the dismiss button exists is so that users who are aware of this and have other measures in place can dismiss the item and turn the application tile green.

                            There are cases where a WAF may be in use but ASC isn't aware of that. Such as a VM running a network appliance with a built in WAF from a…

                            6 votes
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                            • make it possible to exclude specific VM/Resource groups from ASC

                              We sometimes run into situations where ASC agent causes problems on specific VM's. This leads into disabling ASC on the complete subscription as we cannot exclude specific machines

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                              • Cloud App Security

                                add cloud app sécurity alert into OMS portal

                                6 votes
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                                • Support for Cloud Services

                                  Today, Azure Security Center provides monitoring for Virtual Machines (including VMs that are part of Service Fabric Clusters), Virtual Networks, and Azure SQL Database. What about Cloud Services (Web and Worker roles)? Do you want to be able to manage security for Cloud Services in Security Center as well? If so, vote for this idea and share any specific requirements in the comments.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • SQL Audit solution based on the SQL audit data stored on blob storage

                                    Azure has an option to collect SQL audit info and store them on blob storage. Please integrate that info in to the security and audit solution.

                                    https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/sql-database-auditing-get-started/

                                    6 votes
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                                      Thanks for this feedback, I’ll pass it along to the solution team.

                                      Keep in mind, after we will have enabled custom ‘fields’ – http://feedback.azure.com/forums/267889-azure-operational-insights/suggestions/6519270-allow-to-perform-parsing-and-custom-fields-extract
                                      we will do ‘custom LOGs’ – http://feedback.azure.com/forums/267889-azure-operational-insights/suggestions/7113030-collect-text-log-files
                                      and there is a ‘Azure storage’ flavour of that platform feature too http://feedback.azure.com/forums/267889-azure-operational-insights/suggestions/7928931-collect-data-from-custom-containers-in-storage-acc

                                      and those would be the generic building blocks to enable you (or third parties) to do that yourself, with or without a ‘canned’ solution pack.

                                    • Connecting application gateway to security center via ARM

                                      The documentation explaining how to connect an Application Gateway/WAF to security center all use the portal to make the connection. While this is fine for trying out the functionality we need a way to do this by using ARM and Powershell in order to be able to automate it.

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                                      • Add support fro cross-tenant with Azure Security Center

                                        We have more and more customers, where dedicating a hub tenant with cross security ressources (centralized WAF, OMS, ...). But with ASC, we are unable to add subscription in different tenants at this time, it could be really useful. Thanks

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                                        • MaliciousIP 127.0.0.1

                                          I get a lot of alerts saying that 127.0.0.1 is a MaliciousIP, is this a bug?

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