Monthly updates for August 2019
Secure your Azure Firewall protected environments, in addition to your NSG protected environments, with just-in-time VM access.
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.
Managed identity support for App Service on Linux and the Azure Functions Linux Consumption Plan is now generally available.
App Service and Azure Functions support for user-assigned managed identities is now generally available.
Use any OpenID Connect (OIDC) identity provider in the built-in user flows in Azure AD B2C.
Applications can now get the identity provider's access token passed through as part of the Azure AD B2C token.
Use Azure AD Application Proxy to access reports in the Power BI Report Server hosted on-premises from the Power BI mobile application
You can now set up email notifications for Azure Government alerts.
Azure Service Fabric applications now support user-assigned and system-assigned managed identities.
Gain fine-grained control over what access your admins have for managing app registrations.
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.
Security Center now supports cross-tenant management scenarios as part of Azure Lighthouse.
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.