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April 2022

28 Apr

Generally available: Automated key rotation in Azure Key Vault

NOW AVAILABLE

Key Vault now enables you to automatically rotate keys for encryption of your data.

  • Key Vault
  • Storage Accounts
  • Managed Disks
  • Security
  • Features

March 2022

9 Mar

Public preview: Azure Chaos Studio Key Vault and Classic Cloud Services faults

IN PREVIEW

Azure Chaos Studio has new faults available for denying access to a Key Vault and shutting down a Classic Cloud Service.

  • Azure Chaos Studio
  • Key Vault
  • Cloud Services
  • Management
  • Security
  • Features

January 2022

27 Jan

General availability: Azure Key Vault increased service limits for all its customers

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Key Vault service throughput limits have been increased for each vault, driving higher performance for your applications.

  • Key Vault
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

December 2021

15 Dec

Automated key rotation in Azure Key Vault is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Automated key rotation in Key Vault allows security officers to improve data security.

  • Key Vault
  • Storage Accounts
  • Managed Disks
  • Security
  • Features

October 2021

26 Oct

General availability: Azure governance policy for Azure Key Vault

NOW AVAILABLE

Integration of Azure Key Vault with Azure Policy has reached general availability and is now ready for production use. Azure Policy provides the ability to place guardrails on Key Vault and its objects to ensure they are compliant with your organizations security recommendations and compliance regulations. It allows you to perform real time policy-based enforcement and on-demand compliance assessment of existing secrets in your Azure environment.

  • Key Vault
  • Azure Policy
  • Management
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features

June 2021

21 Jun

Azure Key Vault Managed HSM is generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Key Vault Managed HSM (hardware security module) is now generally available. Managed HSM offers a fully managed, highly available, single-tenant, high-throughput, standards-compliant cloud service to safeguard cryptographic keys for your cloud applications, using FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated HSMs.

  • Key Vault
  • Azure Key Vault Managed HSM
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features

May 2021

17 May

General availability: Azure Key Vault SLA raised to 99.99%

NOW AVAILABLE

Key Vault is now being offered at a 99.99% availability SLA, an improvement over our previous 99.9% SLA. 

  • Key Vault
  • Services
  • Security

February 2021

16 Feb

Azure role-based access control (RBAC) for Azure Key Vault data plane authorization is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Achieve unified management and access control across Azure resources, Azure Key Vault and keys, certificates, and secrets.

  • Key Vault
  • Security
  • Features

October 2020

21 Oct

Azure Policy for Key Vault now supports keys, secrets and certificates

IN PREVIEW

Get a deeper view into your organisation’s security posture, configure daily automated audits and start enforcing best practices in under five minutes.

  • Key Vault
  • Azure Policy
  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features
19 Oct

Azure Key Vault Event Grid integration is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Key Vault is now an events publisher with Azure Event Grid, enabling developers to subscribe to events about keys, certificates and secrets changes.

  • Key Vault
  • Event Grid
  • Security
  • Features

September 2020

22 Sep

Azure Key Vault Managed HSM available in public preview

NOW AVAILABLE

A new key management offering is now available in public preview: Azure Key Vault Managed HSM (hardware security model). Azure Key Vault Managed HSM offers a fully managed, highly available, single-tenant, standards-compliant cloud service that enables you to safeguards cryptographic keys for your cloud applications, using FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated HSMs.

  • Key Vault
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features
22 Sep

General availability of Azure Monitor for Key Vault and Azure Cache for Redis

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for Key Vault and Azure Monitor for Azure Cache for Redis provide out of the box insights for these resources using platform telemetry.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Key Vault
  • Security
  • Features

June 2020

24 Jun

Azure Monitor for Key Vault is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for Key Vault Preview provides comprehensive monitoring of your key vaults by delivering a unified view of your Key Vault requests, performance, failures and latency.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Key Vault
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

May 2020

29 May

Key Vault bring your own key (BYOK) is now generally available

A new bring your own key (BYOK) method to import keys securely from on-premises HSMs into Azure Key Vault is now generally available. This BYOK method can be used to import keys from any supported on-premises HSM.

  • Key Vault
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features
19 May

Azure Key Vault service enhancements now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Key Vault safeguards data in the cloud with enhancements for Azure Private Link, bring your own key (BYOK) and Key Vault secrets.

  • Key Vault
  • Services
  • Security
14 May

Azure Private Link is now generally available in US Government regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Key Vault
  • Backup Server
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance

March 2020

26 Mar

Azure SDKs General Availability – March 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Additional libraries for working with Azure services are now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Key Vault
  • App Configuration
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
16 Mar

Announcing Azure Private Link GA for Azure Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in Preview and GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • App Configuration
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance

February 2020

7 Feb

Azure Key Vault – Private endpoints now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q1 2020

Establish a private connection between Azure Key Vault and other Azure services by using Azure Private Link, now available in preview for all public regions.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Key Vault
  • Virtual Network
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

November 2019

14 Nov

New Azure policies to manage certificates across your organisation, currently in preview

IN PREVIEW

Large organisations have thousands of certificates in key vaults distributed across thousands of applications and subscriptions.

  • Key Vault
  • Security

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