Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog

#AzureAD Identity Protection news: Enhanced support for federation and European availability!

Howdy folks, Those of you who read the blog will recall that in June we announced some enhancements to the public preview of Azure Active Directory Identity Protection that extended risk-based conditional access to federated identities for risky sign-ins. Today we’re announcing two more updates: We’ve turned on support for our “Users at risk” for...

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Microsoft Authenticator: Updates on our unexpected hit app!

Howdy folks! As many of you know, on Monday we released the updated Microsoft Authenticator apps in iTunes and Google Play Store. These new apps provide a single great MFA experience for both Azure AD and Microsoft consumer accounts. Now that we are through the initial launch, I thought it would be good to give...

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23 more apps now work with #AzureAD!

Howdy folks, I’m happy to get to share the news with you that we added 23 new apps into the Azure AD App Gallery in July! Here’s a quick rundown on all the new apps we added. HR: BenSelect provides benefits enrollment, communications, reporting, administration, and simplified data exhange for global employers and benefit providers...

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#AzureAD Conditional Access Policies for iOS, Android and Windows are in Preview!

Howdy folks, Today, I am super excited to announce the Preview of device-based policies for Azure AD Conditional Access! These policies help you stay in control of your organization’s data by restricting access to enterprise managed devices. Policies can be applied on a per-application basis to require that devices be managed by your company and be correctly configured ....

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API’s for #AzureAD Identity Protection are now available in the Microsoft Graph!

Howdy folks, Cool news today! We’ve just turned on the first Azure AD Identity Protection API in the Microsoft Graph. To give you the low down, Michael McLaughlin one of the PM’s who works on Identity Protection has written up a quick blog post. This is pretty cool stuff – we hope you’ll find it...

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#AzureAD Conditional Access: Per app MFA and Network Location based policies are GA!

Howdy, Great news today! The Azure AD Conditional Access per app MFA and and Network Location policies are GA! We have seen incredible demand for these capabilities from customers so I’m completely stoked that they are ready for broad production use! Of note, quite a few customers of the customers we’ve been working directly with...

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Azure Active Directory B2C is now generally available in North America

Today, I’m very excited to announce the General Availability of Azure AD B2C in North America. Azure AD B2C is a cloud identity service that enables you to stay connected with your consumers in a more secure, reliable and cost-effective manner compared to on-premises systems. Azure AD B2C is built on Azure Active Directory, the...

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Microsoft Authenticator – Coming August 15th! Supports #AzureAD & Microsoft acct!

Howdy folks, Today we’re trying something different and sharing news with you about an upcoming release. I really prefer to announce new capabilities when you can actually try them out for yourself! But in this case, a lot of largest enterprise customers need some time to plan for this, so we’re sharing the news early....

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