The move to cloud is happening faster than ever before and organizations are increasing their dependency on cloud storage services. In fact, Microsoft Azure Storage services are one of the most popular services in the cloud. Companies need effective threat protection and mitigation strategies and tools in place as they manage their access to cloud storage. For example, Azure Defender treats data-centric services as part of the security perimeter and provides prioritization and mitigation of threats for Storage. To help you build a framework, we examined the attack surface of storage services. In this blog, we outline potential risks that you should be aware of when deploying, configuring, or monitoring your storage environment.