• Dana Epp

NIST SP 800-171, Azure Security and You

Microsoft has released the Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint for NIST SP 800-171. This Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint provides guidance to help customers deploy a data analytics architecture in Azure that implements a subset of NIST SP 800-171 controls. This solution demonstrates ways in which customers can meet specific security and compliance requirements and serves as a foundation for customers to build and configure their own data analytics solutions in Azure.

Gotta say, I loved the threat model they included with it:

Anyways, a good read if you are a security architect and wondering how best to approach the NIST guidelines when using Azure. These blueprints are always a great wealth of knowledge.