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End of support for Azure AD Graph permission sign up through portal UX

End of support for Azure AD Graph permission sign up through portal UX

Howdy folks, Last year, we announced the deprecation of Azure AD Graph API and ADAL (Azure Active Directory Authentication Library). As part of the deprecation process, we’ve disabled configuring Azure AD Graph API permissions for an app registration through the ... continue reading
Microsoft Authenticator app – easier ways to add or manage enterprise accounts, and a cool new icon

Microsoft Authenticator app – easier ways to add or manage enterprise accounts, and a cool new icon

Howdy folks, Today I’m excited to share that we’ve made some cool updates to the Microsoft Authenticator app that enhance the enterprise (work or school account) user’s experience. We now have: Account management from within the app Improved add account ... continue reading
Autofill your addresses and payment info with Microsoft Authenticator

Autofill your addresses and payment info with Microsoft Authenticator

Howdy Folks, I am excited to announce the general availability of autofill support for your addresses and payment info using Microsoft Authenticator. Just like Microsoft Authenticator automatically fills your passwords (announced February 2021), it can now autofill addresses and payment ... continue reading
Microsoft recognized by the IDC MarketScape as a Leader in Worldwide Advanced Authentication for AAD

Microsoft recognized by the IDC MarketScape as a Leader in Worldwide Advanced Authentication for AAD

Microsoft has been named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Advanced Authentication for Identity Security 2021 Vendor Assessment (doc #US46178720, July 2021) report. The IDC MarketScape analyzed companies’ identity security capabilities and strategies and Microsoft was one of seven ... continue reading

CloudKnox acquisition: what’s available now and what’s coming soon

Howdy Folks, It’s been a couple of months since we announced the acquisition of CloudKnox Security and our teams have been hard at work integrating the CloudKnox technology. I am thrilled to see the excitement and the interest this news ... continue reading

Migrate your apps to access the license managements APIs from Microsoft Graph

Howdy folks! In June, I reminded you to update your apps to use Microsoft Graph due to the end of support for Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) Graph on June 30, 2022. Apps using Azure AD Graph after this time ... continue reading
Have you updated your applications to use the Microsoft Authentication Library and Microsoft Graph?

Have you updated your applications to use the Microsoft Authentication Library and Microsoft Graph?

Howdy folks, In 2020, we made a recommendation to developers to use the Microsoft Authentication Library (MSAL) and the Microsoft Graph API when developing applications. Since then, we’ve continued to add capabilities to both MSAL and Microsoft Graph, including improvements ... continue reading
Introducing diagnostic settings for Identity Protection — August identity updates

Introducing diagnostic settings for Identity Protection — August identity updates

Howdy folks, I’m excited to share the latest Active Azure Directory news, including updates and new features that will streamline administrator, developer, and user experiences. These updates show our commitment to simplifying secure identity and access management, while also enhancing ... continue reading
Provision users into apps using SQL as a user store, more easily build complex expressions, and more

Provision users into apps using SQL as a user store, more easily build complex expressions, and more

Howdy folks, I'm excited to share the latest Active Azure Directory provisioning capabilities to help you with your user lifecycle and directory management needs. Automate provisioning users from Azure AD into on-premises applications Azure AD now supports provisioning into on-premises ... continue reading
Introducing Azure AD access reviews for service principals

Introducing Azure AD access reviews for service principals

Howdy folks! With the growing trend of more applications and services moving to the cloud, there’s an increasing need to improve the governance of identities used by these workloads. Today, we’re announcing the public preview of access reviews for service ... continue reading