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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.
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.
Migrate users from federated authentication to Azure AD cloud authentication in groups or phases and manage from the Azure AD portal.
Virtual network peering is now available for virtual networks that belong to subscriptions in different Azure Active Directory tenants.
Azure Databricks now supports Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) conditional access, which allows administrators to control where and when users are permitted to sign in to Azure Databricks. Some of the common concerns this addresses include restricted sign-in access, limited network location access, managing the type of device access as well as restricted access to client applications.
Azure Files Azure AD Integration for SMB access using Azure AD Domain Services is now available in preview.
This feature adds browser support when using application-based conditional access on iOS and Android in the Azure portal.
Azure AD conditional access support for limited access with Microsoft Cloud App Security is now available
Azure AD conditional access is now able to provide you with in-session controls to enable limited access within SaaS apps.
Set Azure Active Directory conditional access policies based on user country code.
Azure Active Directory conditional access now has the ability to add custom controls.
This feature enables IT to administrator manage identities for B2B guest access via app proxy to on-prem apps which requires an on-premises account.
Hybrid audit reporting helps IT professionals address common identity management reporting challenges.
MFA Server can be managed in Azure Active Directory via the Azure portal.
The Azure AD conditional access What if tool allows you to understand the impact of your conditional access policies on your environment.
Microsoft Identity Manager support for group managed service account (gMSA) configuration on select services is in public preview
Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 administrators can now configure group managed service accounts (gSMA) on select services to provide and eliminate the need for administrators to store static service accounts passwords in a ‘password vault’.
Azure AD access reviews helps you ensure that employees and partners have the right access to the right resources by giving you the visibility and control over access.
Risky IP for Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) extranet lockout protection is in public preview
Azure Active Directory Connect Health will notify admins iof there are potential IP attacks thro.ugh Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS).
This feature allows organizations to require approval within Azure AD Privileged Identity Management for any directory role or Global Administrator role requests, and also define the users who can approve or deny these access requests.
Developers can quickly add sign in to an ASP.NET application using the Microsoft Authenticaiton Library
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