Configure Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps cloud discovery

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps

Learn to use the Cloud Discovery Dashboard to see how your org uses cloud apps, to review app risk scores and determine risk mitigations, and to discover and connect to cloud apps.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Discover the features of Cloud Discovery dashboard
  • Evaluate risk from SaaS apps
  • Work with discovered apps
  • Implement Defender for Cloud Apps app connectors


  • Knowledge of security fundamentals
  • Knowledge Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365 fundamentals
  • Knowledge of Defender for Cloud Apps initial configuration settings