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    March 2019

    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center adaptive application control updates

    In Azure Security Center, adaptive application control in audit mode is now available for Azure Linux VMs, as well as non-Azure Windows and Linux VMs and servers that are connected to Azure Security Center.

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center: Regulatory compliance dashboard in public preview

    The new Azure Security Center regulatory compliance dashboard is in public preview. It helps streamline the process for meeting regulatory compliance requirements by providing insights into your compliance posture.

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center: Secure score impact changes

    In Azure Security Center, the secure score impact has changed for several recommendations. The change might affect your overall secure score.

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center policy migration to Azure Policy

    Azure Security Center policy updates are now performed from Azure Policy.

    • Azure Policy
    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center update: Secure score for compliance metrics

    Use secure score to evaluate your security posture in Azure Security Center.

    • Security Center
    • Compliance
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    Mar 15

    Azure Security Center update: Azure App Service recommendation improvements

    Azure App Service security recommendations have been improved to provide greater accuracy and environment compatibility.

    • App Service
    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services

    February 2019

    Feb 13

    CVE-2019-5736 and runC vulnerability in AKS

    Recently, a security vulnerability was announced in runC. Microsoft has built a new version of the Moby container runtime that includes the OCI update to address this vulnerability.

    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Security
    Feb 13

    CVE-2019-5736 fix for Azure IoT Edge

    A fix to CVE-2019-5736 is available for Azure IoT Edge.

    • Azure IoT Edge
    • Security

    January 2019

    Jan 23

    Workday to Azure AD inbound user provisioning is now available

    Securely tap into the rich workforce identity and organization data present in Workday and automate inbound user provisioning into Active Directory and Azure AD.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    November 2018

    Nov 2

    Azure AD group-based licensing management is now available

    Scalably assign Microsoft service licenses to groups of users rather than individuals in Azure AD. 

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    October 2018

    Oct 19

    Azure AD activity logs integration with Azure Monitor Diagnostics and Azure Log Analytics is in public preview

    Gain insights from Azure AD user activity logs stored in an Azure storage account and streamed to your preferred SIEM or custom environment, or integration with Azure Log Analytics tools directily in the Azure portal.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Azure Monitor
    • Log Analytics
    • Features
    • Security
    Oct 11

    Ability to Diagnose and resolve hybrid identity directory errors is now available

    Identify and remediate directory errors caused by duplicate user attributes and orphaned objects, which complicate synchronizing your AD and Azure AD hybrid identity environment.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Oct 4

    Self-service password reset from the Windows 10 sign in for hybrid domain joined devices is now available

    Windows 10 devices that are domain-joined to both on-premises AD and cloud Azure AD allow user self-service password reset from the sign in screen.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Oct 4

    Self-service password reset from the Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 sign in screens is in public preview

    Users with an Azure AD account can now reset their password from the sign in screen of devices using the Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 operating systems.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    September 2018

    Sep 25

    Staged user rollout to Azure AD cloud authentication is in development

    Migrate users from federated authentication to Azure AD cloud authentication in groups or phases and manage from the Azure AD portal.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Sep 10

    Microsoft Authentication Library for .NET is in development

    .NET developers can use MSAL.NET to securely sign-in and authenticate any Microsoft identity (Azure AD and Microsoft Accounts) and call Microsoft Graph or other APIs.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Sep 7

    Microsoft Authentication Library for Javascript is in development

    Developers bulding a Single Page Javascript App can use MSAL.js to securely sign-in and authenticate any Microsoft identity (Azure AD and Microsoft Accounts) and call Microsoft Graph or other APIs.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    March 2018

    Mar 5

    Azure AD automatic user provisioning for Zscaler apps is in public preview

    Automated, policy-based provisioning and deprovisioning of Azure AD user accounts for Zscaler’s single sign-on (SSO) apps for identity lifecycle automation.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

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