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August 2022

Aug 2

Generally available: Azure Firewall Premium is now ICSA labs certified

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Firewall Premium Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) certification from ICSA Labs is now generally available.

  • Azure Firewall
  • Security
  • Compliance

July 2022

Jul 19

General availability: Azure Confidential Ledger

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Confidential Ledger provides a managed and decentralized ledger for data entries; built on an open source blockchain-based framework and confidential computing infrastructure, confidential ledger is now generally available.

  • Azure Confidential Ledger
  • Security
  • Compliance
Jul 19

Public preview: TLS 1.3 support on Application Gateway

IN PREVIEW

Use TLS 1.3 in Azure Application Gateway to improve security and performance.

  • Application Gateway
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

June 2022

Jun 30

General availability: Azure Active Directory authentication for Application Insights

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2022

Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) authentication for Azure Monitor Application helps ensure that only authenticated telemetry is ingested in your Application Insights resources.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 15

General availability: Azure WAF policy and DDoS management in Azure Firewall Manager

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Firewall Manager supports the ability to manage DDoS Protection plans and Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) policies for workloads and applications, within a centralized place, at scale.

  • Application Gateway
  • Azure Firewall Manager
  • Azure Front Door
  • Web Application Firewall
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 13

Public preview: Private link support in Azure Application Gateway

IN PREVIEW

Learn how private link support for Application Gateway drives more secured network access.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Application Gateway
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 1

Public preview: Manage Azure Web Application Firewall policies in Azure Firewall Manager

IN PREVIEW

Azure Firewall Manager now supports the ability to manage Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) policies for application delivery platforms, Application Gateway, and Azure Front Door, at scale within a centralized place.

  • Application Gateway
  • Azure Firewall Manager
  • Azure Front Door
  • Web Application Firewall
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

May 2022

May 31

General availability: Azure Bastion IP based connection

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use Azure Bastion to connect to on-premises resources over ExpressRoute and Site-to-Site VPN

  • Azure Bastion
  • Security
  • Features
May 3

Generally available: Enhancements to Azure Web Application Firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Latest updates and new enhancements available for Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF).

  • Web Application Firewall
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

April 2022

Apr 28

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
Apr 25

Generally available: Controls to block domain fronting behavior on customer resources

NOW AVAILABLE

Block domain fronting behavior on Azure Front Door, Azure Front Door (classic), and Azure CDN Standard from Microsoft (classic) resources.

  • Azure Front Door (classic)
  • Azure Front Door
  • Content Delivery Network
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Apr 7

Update: Azure AD Graph retirement date

Update your apps to use Microsoft Graph.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Azure Active Directory for developers
  • Security
  • Retirements
Apr 4

Public preview: Azure Bastion support for Kerberos authentication

IN PREVIEW

Azure Bastion now supports the Kerberos authentication protocol in public preview.

  • Azure Bastion
  • Security
  • Features

March 2022

Mar 30

General availability: Azure Data Explorer supports Conditional Access

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer launches support for Azure Active Directory Conditional Access.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 29

Generally available: The new Azure Front Door – a modern cloud CDN service

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Front Door is a modern cloud CDN that enables you to accelerate the delivery of applications, APIs, and content on Azure or anywhere at scale.

  • Azure Front Door (classic)
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 28

General availability: Azure Bastion native client support

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Bastion native client support brings you the ability to connect to target VMs from the command line and log in using your Azure Active Directory credentials.

  • Azure Bastion
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 17

General availability: Enablement of combined security information registration for Azure Active Directory

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2022

Beginning 1 October 2022, combined registration for multifactor authentication and self-service password reset is rolling out to you.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 16

Public preview: Azure App Configuration soft delete capability

IN PREVIEW

Soft deletion, recovery, and purge protection capabilities in standard tier.

  • App Configuration
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 9

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

February 2022

Feb 22

General availability: Application Gateway mutual authentication

NOW AVAILABLE

Enable frontend mutual authentication and listener specific SSL policies on Application Gateway, now generally available.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security
  • Features

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