Azure Content Spotlight – Secure DevOps Kit for Azure (AzSK)

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The Secure DevOps Kit for Azure (AzSK) offers a set of scripts, tools, extensions, automations, etc. for dev ops teams which are using automation and are integrating security into native dev ops workflows. The following focus areas are covered:

  • Secure the subscription:  A secure cloud subscription provides a core foundation for development and deployment activities.
  • Enable secure development: Developers should have the ability to write secure code and to test the secure configuration of their cloud applications.
  • Integrate security into CICD:  Ability to run Security Verification Tests (SVTs) as part of the VSTS CICD pipeline.
  • Continuous Assurance: Treat security as a continuously varying state of a system with continious assurance.
  • Alerting & Monitoring: provides solutions for individual application teams and also for central enterprise teams.
  • Cloud Risk Governance: A telemetry framework that generates events capturing usage, adoption, evaluation results, etc.


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