Category Archives: Azure Security and Compliance

Azure PowerShell Reference

Managing Azure Key Vault using PowerShell provides a powerful toolkit for automation workflows. While tasks can be quickly achieved using the Azure Portal, operations such as deploying multiple virtual machines with a pre-enrolled key from your vault will require PowerShell. … Continue reading

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Create Secrets for Azure

What might you use a secret for in Azure Key Vault? Take a moment and think about any SQL server instances that you have running in your organization. Now think about all of the applications and services that connect to … Continue reading

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Create Keys for Azure

When you add a new key to the Azure key vault there are three options available:¬†Generate,¬†Upload, andRestore Backup. When you Generate or Upload a new key you will be able to set various options: Key Type. Choose the type of … Continue reading

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Create Azure Key Vault

You can create a key vault directly in the Azure portal. To do so, click the plus icon to create a new Azure resource and then select Key Vault. From there, you can create a new key vault and specify … Continue reading

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Azure Key Vault Prerequisites

You can set up and configure Azure Key Vault by using the Azure portal or through a Azure PowerShell session. Both options currently support the creation and management of the key vault, as well as the ability to create, upload, … Continue reading

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Creating Azure key vault

We are going to review the process of creating a key vault and how to store keys and secrets in the vault. The following illustration outlines the steps necessary for deploying a key vault, assigning access, creating or importing the … Continue reading

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