Updated: Upcoming Security Enhancements in the Intune Service

[2/9/18]: This post has been updated to reflect changes in roll out for this security enhancement. The feature will now be rolled out for Intune standalone only at this time. Hybrid and O365 customers will not be affected by this change. We’re introducing some security enhancements, based on your feedback, in the Intune service in…


Support for Multi-token DEP and Authentication with Company Portal

2/22/18: Updated to include list of beta APIs that will not be available for use with multiple tokens in DEP. We’ve introduced a new experience to make it easier for you to manage iOS device enrollment through Apple’s Device Enrollment Program (DEP), Apple School Manager (ASM), or Apple Configurator. With Intune support for multi-token DEP,…


Microsoft Graph APIs are generally available for Intune

By Dave Randall | Sr. PM We’re excited to announce the General Availability (GA) of our Microsoft Graph APIs for Intune. I’d like to thank all of you who have provided feedback on the API’s and the API documentation. Our Microsoft Graph API’s for Intune have undergone changes as a result of your feedback, and…


Troubleshooting iOS device enrollment problems in Microsoft Intune

Our support engineers have created a step-by-step troubleshooting “guided walkthrough” Troubleshooting iOS device enrollment problems in Microsoft Intune to help administrators understand and troubleshoot problems when enrolling iOS devices in Intune. You can select from a number of problem descriptions and the guide will suggest the appropriate troubleshooting path. We are excited to offer this new format,…


Support Tip: Cross-Posting “Additional guidance to mitigate speculative execution side-channel vulnerabilities”

Sharing these posts (cross-posting) with the Intune community as these are informative links. The original posts below are being updated as needed, so check back on each post or sign up for RSS feeds, as relevant. From our peers in Configuration Manager and the Intune team: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/configurationmgr/2018/01/08/additional-guidance-to-mitigate-speculative-execution-side-channel-vulnerabilities/ From MSRC: https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/security-guidance/advisory/ADV180002 From the Cloud team:  https://support.microsoft.com/help/4073235/cloud-protections-speculative-execution-side-channel-vulnerabilities


Support Tip: Intune App Protection Requires Modern Authentication Enabled for Skype for Business

In May 2017, a Skype for Business Server 2015 Cumulative Update was released, enabling “Hybrid Modern Authentication” for Hybrid and On-Premises Skype for Business customers. Modern Authentication allows customers to enable many modern security features, such as Azure Active Directory Conditional Access or multi-factor authentication. It also enables the Intune App Protection features for the…


Coming Soon: User Experience Update to the Intune iOS Company Portal app

By Esther Michel | PM 1/11/18: Updated to include improved screenshots 1/12/18: Updated with a new link to sign up for TestFlight 1/22/18: Updated to announce availability of pre-release version through the Apple TestFlight program 2/20/18: Updated to announce availability of a new version (version 2.14.0) of the iOS Company Portal user experience update through the Apple TestFlight program…


Approving the Company Portal app for Android for Work device management

By Chris Baldwin| Principal PM If you are managing Android devices with a work profile (Android for Work), there is a specific, one-time task that IT admins need to perform in order to ensure that the Intune Company Portal app continues to receive automatic updates from the managed Google Play store. If this is not…


Plan for Change: Use Intune on Azure now for your MDM management

Updated 1/4/18 & 1/8/18 with hybrid clarifications. Updated 1/26/18 with PC management clarification Please note: Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10 management with the full PC agent will remain in the Silverlight console. Windows 10 management through the MDM channel will stay in Intune in the Azure portal. This is detailed below. Over a year…