Exercise: secure your virtual hub using Azure Firewall Manager


Lab scenario

In this lab, you will secure your virtual hub with Azure Firewall Manager.

Architecture diagram

Diagram of virtual network architecture with a secure hub.


  • Task 1: Create two spoke virtual networks and subnets
  • Task 2: Create the secured virtual hub
  • Task 3: Connect the hub and spoke virtual networks
  • Task 4: Deploy the servers
    • Use a template to create the virtual machines. You can review the lab template.
    • Use Azure PowerShell to deploy the template.
  • Task 5: Create a firewall policy and secure your hub
  • Task 6: Associate the firewall policy
  • Task 7: Route traffic to your hub
  • Task 8: Test the application rule
  • Task 9: Test the network rule


Click on the thumbnail image to start the lab simulation. When you're done, be sure to return to this page so you can continue learning.


You may find slight differences between the interactive simulation and the hosted lab, but the core concepts and ideas being demonstrated are the same.

Screenshot of the simulation page.