MC267953: 5 New improvement recommendations for Microsoft Teams in Microsoft Secure Score

We are adding five new security improvement recommendations for Microsoft Teams in Microsoft Secure Score.

MC267953: 5 New improvement recommendations for Microsoft Teams in Microsoft Secure Score

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft 365 suite
  • Microsoft Teams

When this will happen

We will begin rolling this out in mid-July and complete by the late August 2021.

How this affects your organization

Microsoft Teams customers will see the below five new improvement actions in Secure Score.

  • Restrict dial-in users from bypassing a meeting lobby.
  • Limit external participants from having control in a Teams meeting.
  • Restrict anonymous users from starting Teams meetings.
  • Require lobbies to be set up for Teams meetings.
  • Configure which users are allowed to be present in Teams meetings.

What you need to do to prepare

Microsoft Secure Score is a measurement of an organization’s security posture. Access Microsoft Secure Score at https://security.microsoft.com/securescore.

Microsoft Teams is one of the products that has improvement actions in Secure Score. We will continue to add suggested security actions on an ongoing basis.

Learn more

Message ID: MC267953
Published: 08 July 2021
Updated: 08 July 2021
Effective: July 15, 2021