Updates Archives

Monthly updates for August 2019

Aug 21

Just-in-time (JIT) VM access for Azure Firewall is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Secure your Azure Firewall protected environments, in addition to your NSG protected environments, with just-in-time VM access.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Aug 21

Security Center now has single click remediation to boost your security posture (in preview)

IN PREVIEW

Remediate recommendations on a bulk of resources in a single click by using Secure Score, a tool that helps you assess your workload security posture.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Aug 19

General availability of Managed Identity for Linux in App Service and Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Managed identity support for App Service on Linux and the Azure Functions Linux Consumption Plan is now generally available.

  • App Service (Linux)
  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 19

General availability of user-assigned managed identities for App Service and Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service and Azure Functions support for user-assigned managed identities is now generally available.

  • App Service
  • App Service (Linux)
  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 15

Custom OpenID Connect identity providers for user flows in Azure AD B2C

NOW AVAILABLE

Use any OpenID Connect (OIDC) identity provider in the built-in user flows in Azure AD B2C.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 15

Pass through an identity provider's access token in Azure AD B2C

NOW AVAILABLE

Applications can now get the identity provider's access token passed through as part of the Azure AD B2C token.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 14

Azure AD Application Proxy integration with the Power BI Mobile application

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure AD Application Proxy to access reports in the Power BI Report Server hosted on-premises from the Power BI mobile application

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 13

Email notifications available for Azure Government alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now set up email notifications for Azure Government alerts.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Aug 13

Public Preview of Managed Identity for Azure Service Fabric applications

IN PREVIEW

Azure Service Fabric applications now support user-assigned and system-assigned managed identities.

  • Service Fabric
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
  • Services
Aug 8

Custom roles for app registration management

IN PREVIEW

Gain fine-grained control over what access your admins have for managing app registrations.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Aug 8

Cognitive Services—Azure Active Directory authentication and custom subdomains are now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q4 2019

Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) authentication allows you to authenticate to Cognitive Services using Azure AD or user principals. This capability provides greater flexibility for managing access to Cognitive Services and makes it easier to use existing policies for credential rotation and to enforce custom password standards.

  • Cognitive Services
  • Features
  • Security
  • Services
Aug 2

Cross-tenant management is now supported in Azure Security Center

NOW AVAILABLE

Security Center now supports cross-tenant management scenarios as part of Azure Lighthouse.

  • Security Center
  • Security
Aug 1

Azure Dedicated Host in Preview

IN PREVIEW

A new Azure service that provides physical servers that host one or more Azure virtual machines. The server is dedicated to your organization and workloads.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Azure Dedicated Host
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Security
  • Services

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