Describe security and compliance concepts

Business User
Microsoft 365

Learn about common security and compliance concepts that are foundational to Microsoft solutions. Topics include the shared responsibility and Zero Trust models, encryption, data residency and data sovereignty, and more.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the shared responsibility and the defense-in-depth security models.
  • Describe the Zero-Trust model.
  • Describe the concepts of encryption and hashing.
  • Describe some basic compliance concepts.


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