Microsoft is releasing Out-of-band (OOB) security updates today, November 17, 2022. This update addresses a known issue for installation on all the Domain Controllers (DCs) in your environment. You do not need to install any update or make any changes to other servers or client devices in your environment to resolve this issue. If you …
Microsoft Authenticator App’s number matching is Generally Available! Microsoft will start enabling this critical security feature for all users of the Microsoft Authenticator app.
We will be retiring 3 entry points to access contents from the SharePoint mobile app; instead, we recommend the utilization of the search bar, save for later, and other avenues in the SharePoint mobile app to access any content. These spaces were just shortcuts to access contents, but the users can still access them in …
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint will no longer support macOS version Catalina (10.15) as Apple ended support for Catalina (10.15) in December 2022. Note: this message applies only to organizations with macOS devices in their environments.
In the coming weeks, we’re going to turn off Basic authentication for the Autodiscover protocol in Exchange Online.
We will be retiring the Transfer Files feature from the Office Mobile app.
We will be retiring the Share Nearby feature from the Office Mobile app.
MC467233: OneDrive sync client will be blocked on virtualized machines configured with unsupported versions of FSLogix
Note: If your organization does not utilize OneDrive on virtual machines, you can safely disregard this message. OneDrive Sync client connections from a virtual machine using FSLogix releases older than FSLogix 2009 Hot Fix 1 are not supported and will get blocked starting Jan 2023. The hard block will show an error message, and the …
MC461855: Take action: Security hardening for Netlogon and Kerberos starting with November 2022 security update
The November 2022 security update release is the start of phased security hardening changes which will require organizations to monitor their environment and make adjustments to comply with these security hardening changes.
MC466201: Azure Active Directory (AAD) and Microsoft (MSA) accounts can be linked to earn Microsoft Rewards points
Microsoft now offers the ability to link an Azure Active Directory (AAD) work account and a personal Microsoft account (MSA). With this change, AAD users with a linked MSA account can now earn Microsoft Rewards points for Microsoft Bing searches done in their browser or Windows search box while signed in with their AAD account. …
We will be retiring the ability to convert a Distribution List (DL) to a Unified Group (UG) from Exchange Admin center (EAC) and PowerShell.
MC455516: Automatic migration of legacy Office 365 Message Encryption to Microsoft Purview Message Encryption
Microsoft Purview Message Encryption will replace and retire the legacy Office 365 Message Encryption (OME) in the Exchange admin center. If you don’t do anything, Microsoft will process all mail flow rules that currently applies OME protection to Microsoft Purview Message Encryption protection. With this change, recipients will receive a much more customizable notification mail.
MC455512: Microsoft Defender for Office 365 to stop honoring ReportJunkEmailEnabled in OwaMailboxPolicy
Updated November 8, 2022: We have updated the content below with additional information. Thank you for your feedback. Beginning November 25, 2022, ReportJunkEmailEnabled property in OwaMailboxPolicy will no longer work in favor of the consolidated User reported settings page in the Microsoft 365 Defender portal. From the Settings page, you’ll be able to customize the …
Updated November 16, 2022: We have updated this message with additional information for clarity. Thank you for your patience. Microsoft 365 Apps are disabling server sign-in prompts using Basic authentication in Office Apps. We are making this change because basic authentication is a legacy authentication method that sends a username and password with each request. …
MC454802: Popular Around Me view in OneDrive Web for Business under Shared will be permanently disabled
We will be retiring the Popular Around Me view from in OneDrive Web under Shared.