Tip of the day – Test to see an alert in Azure Security Center

Azure Security Center Alert – Malware detection and removal test

    • On a VM, install Endpoint if not already


  • Create an EICAR file on a folder on the VM. Here is the link to how https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EICAR_test_file
    It is basically, Open notepage, copy the EICAR text string, save the file as eicar.com

The above steps will initiate a malware clean and you will get an alert in Azure security center

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