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Who Should Attend?

Try walking in your attacker's shoes. This 2-day seminar will give ideas on what you can check in your company, what to add to the next penetration test, and what tricks the bad guys use.

This Offensive and Defensive Security of Microsoft 365 seminar is for Security Professionals, Microsoft 365 IT Professionals, and anyone who has an interest in how to make their Microsoft-based organization more secure with Microsoft 365.

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TechMentor Hands-On Virtual Training Seminar
Offensive and Defensive Security of Microsoft 365
February 11-12, 2021
9:00AM – 5:00PM Central
Level: Intermediate / Advanced

Try walking in your attacker's shoes. This intensive 2-day seminar with hands on labs will give ideas on what you can check in your company, what to add to the next penetration test, and what tricks the bad guys use. The course demonstrates an offensive way to establish defense and the numerous ways to compromise Windows/Linux/Cloud environment followed by the appropriate protection. This course covers Microsoft 365 security features pertaining to various Microsoft 365 subscriptions: Business, E3, E5.

Microsoft 365 proven value. Companies spend a lot of money purchasing and configuring cybersecurity products. Would you like to check that they really work? In this seminar, you will see the causal relationship between cyber-attacks you execute, and defense Microsoft 365 provides.

360-degree view. To understand security services better, it is worth looking at them from both sides.

This course contains 3 modules:

  • I pwn your domain — Compromising and Protecting AD Infrastructure using Microsoft 365 components.
  • Don't pay Ransom — Protect and recover your data from ransomware attacks.
  • Device Protection — Protecting desktop and mobile devices

Practical Labs:
During the course students will create their own Microsoft 365 and have labs which populate their environment with data, then implement the features learned through the course. Lab environment contains Active Directory domain with multiple workstations on Windows 10, Android, and Kali Linux.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to deploy and configure Microsoft Defender for Office 365, Identity, and Endpoints
  • How to simulate attacks that trigger detection
  • How to configure Windows 10 protection from ransomware
  • How to simulate ransomware attack and restore encrypted documents
  • How to test and protect mobile devices

HOL Seminar Outline:

Module 1I pwn your domain

  • Introduction to Microsoft 365
  • Offensive Demo: From Phishing to Domain Admins
  • Offensive Demo: Getting Root in Linux
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365 Deep-Dive. Unpacking the black box.
  • Exploring detections in Microsoft Defender for Identity and Endpoints
  • Preventing Overpass-the-Hash Windows Defender Credentials Guard

Lab 1: Phishing campaign. Testing Microsoft Defender for Office 365 Lab 2: Executing cyber-attacks. Detection and Response with Microsoft Defender for Identity and Endpoints. Lab 3: Overpass-the-Hash and Credential Guard

Module 2 - Don't pay Ransom

  • Offensive Demo: Ransomware attack
  • Offensive Demo: Anti-Virus, Exploit Guard, Applocker Bypass
  • Attack Surface Reduction rules
  • Docs protection with Controlled Folder Access   
  • Complete Recovery with OneDrive for Business
  • App Whitelists vs Ransomware. Good and Bad Applocker configurations

Lab 4: Testing Exploit Guard against sample ransomware Lab 5: Deploying and bypassing Applocker

Module 3 – Device Protection

  • Attacks with physical access on Windows 10. Bitlocker protection
  • Attacks on Mobile Devices. Microsoft Defender for Endpoints to protect Android

Lab 6: Bypassing Windows 10 logon. Bitlocker configuration Lab 7: Trojanize Android app. Clean up Android device with Microsoft Defender for Endpoints

Meet Our Speaker

Sergey Chubarov

Sergey Chubarov is a Security and Cloud Expert, Instructor with 15+ years’ experience on Microsoft technologies. His day-to-day job is to help companies securely embrace cloud technologies with consulting and his bespoke security trainings.

He has certifications and recognitions such as Microsoft MVP: Microsoft Azure, Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), Microsoft Certified Trainer, MCT Regional Lead, EC Council Instructor (CEI) and more. Sergey is a frequent speaker on local and international conferences and prefers live demos and cyberattacks simulations


  • Seminar Pricing
  • Extended Early Bird Registration through January 29
  • Standard Registration through February 11
  • 2-Day Hands-On Seminar
  • $1,250
  • $1,400

Discounts are available for alumni, government employees, and educators. For more information, contact us at, or 949.296.9840.

Part of a team of 3 or more? Contact us at, or 949.296.9840 for more information and pricing.

Please make checks payable to: TechMentor Seminars

Send checks to: 1105 Media Inc. General Lockbox, File 2273, 1801 W Olympic Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91199-2273

Questions? Contact Brent Sutton at, or 949.296.9840

You may substitute one person in your place by contacting at least five business days prior to the event. If you must cancel all or part of your registration, your refund request must be sent no later than 20 business days prior. Your fee will be returned, less a $250 cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued within 20 days of the event.

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