Identity is at the center of security

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Secure identities with password-less authentication and Azure Active Directory conditional access to achieve Zero Trust.

Secure authentication

Eliminate traditional passwords and reduce risk of security breaches. Turn on one of the many multi-factor authentication options to protect your users from 99.99% of identity attacks.
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Go password-less

With new technologies and availability of biometrics for authentication, you can now go password-less for a simple, secure end-user experience.

Turn on multi-factor authentication

Identity attacks grew 300% last year. MFA keeps users 99.9% secure. Turn on these options today.

Enable password protection

Azure AD password protection safeguards credentials with banned password lists and smart lockout features.

Secure Windows 10 identity and access

Control access and mitigate credential theft in Windows 10.
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Protect and govern access

Never trust, always verify. Use Azure AD conditional access to deliver Zero Trust.

Enable secure productivity

Secure access mode in SharePoint Online, Exchange Online, or Microsoft Cloud App Security.

Manage and secure endpoints

Secure devices with Azure AD conditional access, Microsoft Intune and Windows Defender ATP.

Secure administration with Azure AD

Privileged Identity Management secures your admin accounts across Office and Azure.

Azure AD Identity Governance

Ensure identity, access, and admin lifecycle governance with Azure AD.

Get comprehensive identity protection

Prevent identity attacks with Azure AD Identity Protection, Azure ATP, and Microsoft Cloud App Security.
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Secure your identity infrastructure

Identity attacks grew 300% last year. Take five steps to protect your identity infrastructure.

Identity security insights

Azure AD Identity Protection detects risks and allows you to define policies for remediation.

Hybrid identity forensics

Azure ATP and Microsoft Cloud App Security guard against threats in the cloud or on-premises.

Stay secure over time

New threats emerge every single day. Get the latest guidance with Identity in Microsoft Secure Score.
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Build the right identity foundation

Hybrid identity infrastructure is key to making the most of security features for large organizations. We’ll help you successfully deploy your identity.

Customer Stories

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Eight reasons Hearst likes EMS

With EMS and Azure AD, Hearst enjoyed faster apps with more control, a comprehensive view of threats in real time, pinpoint insights, automated protection, concrete savings, quick collaboration, and one identity for everyone.
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London Business School and Azure AD

“We wanted to be able to find a partner that would be around for the next 10-15 years and wanted to build for the future. We wanted a partner who would be looked upon as the standard, so Azure seemed to be the natural choice.”

Wayne Buttigieg, Head of IT Infrastructure and Media Services at London Business School

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Additional resources

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