The Premium package "attaches" to Azure's web application firewall (WAF) – an integration the company reckons makes Front Door "a unified, modern cloud CDN platform with intelligent threat protection."
This will bring the saying "Entering through the front door..." to whole new levels.
Meanwhile in other Microsoft PR news...
"Researchers at SentinelOne‘s SentinelLabs today disclosed five critical vulnerabilities in Microsoft Azure Defender for IoT.
The vulnerabilities have a severity score as high as 10.0, SentinelLabs said."
"Given that Defender for IoT is a security product itself, SentinelLabs says that is research “raises serious questions about the security of security products themselves and their overall effect on the security posture of vulnerable sectors.”