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July 2020

Jul 28

Azure Active Directory Registration Service is ending support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1

Azure Active Directory Registration Service: Ending support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 and preparing for TLS 1.2 in US Gov and commercial clouds

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Retirements
  • Security
Jul 16

Azure API Management update—July 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

A regular Azure API Management service update was started on July 8, 2020. It includes new features, bug fixes, and improvements.

  • API Management
  • Features
Jul 14

Microsoft Graph Service: Retiring TLS 1.0 and 1.1 and preparing for TLS 1.2 in US Gov Cloud

IN PREVIEW

Update your Microsoft Graph clients in US Gov Cloud (https://graph.microsoft.us & https://dod-graph.microsoft.us) to TLS 1.2 by 8/5/2020 to ensure that you maintain uninterrupted access to Microsoft Graph Service.

  • Compliance
  • Security

June 2020

Jun 23

Azure Cosmos DB transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 enforcement starts on July 29, 2020

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2020

Azure Cosmos DB will start enforcing transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 on July 29, 2020.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Compliance
  • Security
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for MariaDB

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal TLS version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for MariaDB using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal TLS version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for PostgreSQL using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal transport layer security (TLS) version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for MySQL using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 1

CNI security vulnerability in older AKS clusters and mitigation steps

NOW AVAILABLE

Find out if you are impacted by an identified CNI vulnerability in older AKS clusters and take mitigation steps to address it.

  • Security

May 2020

May 26

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure SQL Database and Azure Synapse Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal TLS version at the server level that applies to Azure SQL Databases and Azure Synapse Analytics workspaces hosted on the server using the new TLS version setting.

  • Features
  • Security
May 19

Azure HDInsight enterprise security enhancements

IN PREVIEW

Three new security feature improvements are available for Azure HDinsight.

  • HDInsight
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
  • Security
May 19

Azure HDInsight enterprise security enhancements

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2020

Azure HDInsight enterprise security enhancements include support for customer-managed key encryption with Azure Key Vault and a new feature, ID broker, which simplifies authentication setups.

  • HDInsight
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
  • Security
May 14

Azure Automation TLS 1.2 enforcement begins September 1, 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Beginning September 1, 2020, Azure Automation will enforce transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 or later versions for all external HTTPS endpoints. We recommend you ensure all your clients are ready to handle TLS 1.2 or later versions.

  • Security
May 11

Azure File Sync is removing support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 in August 2020

Target retirement date: August 01, 2020

Azure File Sync service will remove support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 in August 2020.

  • File Storage
  • Retirements
May 5

Azure Sphere update 20.04 is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The 20.04 release of Azure Sphere OS includes new features to support EAP-TLS networking and certificate management. A single Windows SDK now supports both Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
  • SDK and Tools

April 2020

Apr 14

IoT Hub deprecation of support for TLS 1.0/1.1 is postponed

NOW AVAILABLE

The deadline for IoT Hub deprecation of support for transport layer security (TLS) 1.0/1.1 is postponed indefinitely. IoT Hub will continue to support TLS 1.0/1.1 until further notice to ensure compatibility with existing applications and devices.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service
  • Retirements
  • Security
Apr 6

Update self-hosted integration runtime nodes to TLS 1.2 by May 11, 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2020

Update your servers/machines running self-hosted integration runtimes that communicate with the Azure Data Factory backend for control plane actions to use transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 by May 11, 2020.

  • Data Factory
  • Compliance
  • Security

March 2020

Mar 18

Azure Front Door—March 2020 updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Front Door is a cloud-native modern content delivery network offering that enables customers to improve their apps for performance, security, availability, and scalability by providing a high-performant and low-latency network, web application firewall, global load balancing, SSL offload, and TCP/SSL optimizations. Several new capabilities for Front Door are now generally available.

  • Azure Front Door
  • Security
  • Services
Mar 10

Upgrade the TLS version of your Power BI application to TLS 1.2

NOW AVAILABLE

Support for transport layer security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1 for Power BI will end in June 2020. Upgrade the TLS version of your Power BI application to TLS 1.2 before then.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
Mar 10

Azure SQL Database managed instance now enforces TLS 1.2 on outbound connections

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q1 2020

In January 2020 Microsoft enforced TLS 1.2 for intra-service traffic in all Azure services. For Azure SQL Database managed instance, this resulted in TLS 1.2 being enforced on outbound connections used for replication and linked server connections to SQL Server.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Compliance
  • Security
Mar 10

Preparing for TLS 1.2 in Microsoft Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft Azure recommends all customers complete migration towards solutions that support transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 and to make sure that TLS 1.2 is used by default.

  • Compliance
  • Retirements
  • Security

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