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Cloud App Security new remediation feature

Require users to sign in again in case of suspicious behavior Real-time remediation for security threats is a key challenge for companies, where attackers can move quickly to access critical data. Cloud App Security team is excited to introduce a new feature for threat protection through integration with Azure Active Directory: when a suspicious user...

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Role Based Access Control: A Configuration Manager favorite, now in Intune

Role Based Access Control (RBAC) has been a favorite feature of the System Center Configuration Manager community since its introduction, and now it’s available in Intune. RBAC in Intune enables you to easily define who can perform various Intune tasks within your organization, and who those tasks apply to. RBAC gives you greater flexibility and...

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Azure AD Automated Expiration for Office 365 Groups is now in Public Preview

Howdy folks, One of the coolest collaboration features in Office 365 is Office 365 groups. Your employees can create these groups on the fly and use them to collaborate with their co-workers on projects, sharing team documents, emails and calendars. These groups are easy and fast to create and judging by their usage telemetry, they...

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The Intune Data Warehouse: enabling deeper reporting capabilities – now in public preview!

Having the right data at your fingertips is a must for busy IT teams managing diverse mobile environments. That’s why Intune’s reporting graphs and charts are mainstays of our administrative experience – allowing you to monitor your environment and view the status of devices and apps across several dimensions, including device compliance, device configuration, app...

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An update to Azure AD Conditional Access for Office.com

Howdy folks, Today I’m writing to provide some background about a change in how conditional access policies will soon be enforced when users access Office.com. Notifications about this change have been sent out, but several of you have asked for additional details. What’s changed? On August 24th, a change will roll out that requires users...

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The new Azure AD Signin Experience is now in Public Preview

Howdy folks, We’re continuing to make progress on converging the Azure AD and Microsoft account identity systems. One of the big steps on this journey is to redesign the sign-in UI so both systems look consistent. Today I’m happy to announce that this updated design is in public preview! What’s changing: Redesign of Azure AD...

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Cloud App Security discovery enhancements

Visibility is the first step to protection: if you cannot see it, you cannot prevent it. Cloud App Security Shadow IT discovery capabilities help you to gain deeper visibility into your cloud environment by discovering more than 15K cloud apps used by your employees in your organization. We’re excited to show you two key enhancements...

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Now Available: Update 1706 for System Center Configuration Manager

Happy Friday! We are delighted to announce that we have released version 1706 for the Current Branch (CB) of System Center Configuration Manager that includes new features and product enhancements! Many of these enhancements are designed for organizations that are going through the digital transformation and want to modernize their IT infrastructure, policies, and processes....

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Update 1707 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1707 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features...

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Introducing Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics v1.8!

We are pleased to announce the general availability of Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA) v1.8. This is a key release for our customers with several new features and improvements. Cyberattacks continue to get more sophisticated, and so in turn, we must continue to tune our products and detections. As a leading solution in the user...

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