MC308099: Turned-Off Basic Authentication – All Protocols

Microsoft is making some changes to improve the security of your tenant. Microsoft announced in 2019 they would be retiring Basic Authentication for legacy protocols and in early 2021 they announced they would begin to retire Basic Authentication for protocols not being used in tenants. You can always read the latest information about our plans …

MC306676: Advanced eDiscovery hold reports coming to public preview

Coming soon to public preview, hold reports in Advanced eDiscovery allows organizations to access built-in reports with information about all legal holds associated with eDiscovery cases in the Microsoft 365 compliance center. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 roadmap ID 88540. Microsoft 365 compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Hold reports Out-of-the-box reports that contain …

MC301712: Encrypted sync in Microsoft Edge is now available

You will soon see a new service plan associated with your Office 365 Business Essentials licensing details. This service plan will enable users to use encrypted sync with Microsoft Edge, the only modern browser to support encrypted sync using a Microsoft 365 account. When enabled, Microsoft 365 account users will be able to sync favorites, …

MC302216: Security hardening change: Enforce policies for Trusted Documents

This feature update will change the behavior of Office applications to enforce policies that block active content (ex. macros, ActiveX, DDE) on Trusted Documents. Previously, active content was allowed to run in Trusted Documents even when an IT administrator had set a policy to block it. As part of ongoing Office security hardening, the IT …