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Make legacy authentication insightful with Azure Log Analytics

Activating legacy authentication via Microsoft Azure can be done via this blog.

Create a log analytics workbook in Azure

Browse to https://po rtal.azure.com

Create a resource - create a resource

Search for Log Analytics

More details can be found here

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Click create - to set up your log analytics environment

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create a workspace

Name your workspace

Choose your subscription - in this case, a test environment

Create a resource group for your logs.

Chooses the location: If you are in Europe, then best europe.

Pricing tier you can choose yourself, it depends on the need. In this demo we are working with 7 days. (free)

You have 5GB free per paying account.

You can work through pay-as-you-go to pay for what you use.

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Deployment underway!

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Go to Azure Active Directory

Via portal.Azure.com

Or via: ActiveDirectoryMenuBlade/Overview

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Navigate to diagnostic settings

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choose a name for the diagnostics settings

Choose which logs you want to cap.

Audit Logs

Sign In Logs

Select 'send to log Analytics'

Choose your subscription

Choose your Workspace

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That's it!

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Workbooks

Navigate to Workbooks

These are "workbook" templates created by Microsoft in which you can more easily get clear reports & insights without interactions.

Select the desired log.

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Legacy Authentication

In this case, you want to be able to see how many applications or users are still using Legacy Authentication today.

You can see this in the workbook - Legacy Authentication

Click on:

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You now have insights on the sign-ins numbers and trends in your organization

Useful for: Make adjustments as needed.

Seeing the risks of failed authenticaction

Unfortunately also the risks of successful logins....

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Demo environment of Microsoft Woodgroove Bank

Want to disable basic authentication?

Then start in with Azure Active Directory Security Defaults!

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