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Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps – Release 226

Improvements in malware detection for non-Microsoft storage appsDefender for Cloud Apps has introduced major improvements in the non-Microsoft storage apps detection mechanism. This will reduce the number of false positive alerts.

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps – Release 225

Support for Rome and San Diego ServiceNow versionsThe Defender for Cloud Apps connector for ServiceNow now supports Rome and San Diego versions of ServiceNow. With this update, you can protect the latest versions of ServiceNow using Defender for Cloud Apps. For more information, see Connect ServiceNow to Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps.

Dynamic administrative units for users & devices [Public Preview]

With dynamic administrative units, you no longer have to manually manage membership of your administrative units (or write your own automation to manage it for you).Indeed, I previously used a custom script in order to populate the Administrative Units with members, and it can take some time to finish… Instead, Azure AD allows you to specify …

Enablement of combined security information registration for Azure Active Directory

In April 2020, the combined security information registration experience for registering both multifactor authentication (MFA) and self-service password reset (SSPR) was released for you to opt in. Upcoming, Microsoft will be making the new combined security information registration experience the default for all tenants. Note: This change will not impact you if your tenant was …

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 222, 223 and 224

Updated severity levels for Defender for Cloud Apps anomaly detectionsThe severity levels for Defender for Cloud Apps built-in anomaly detection alerts are being changed to better reflect the risk level in the event of true positive alerts. The new severity levels can be seen in the policies page: https://portal.cloudappsecurity.com/#/policy

Sensitivity labels now apply to modified documents

If you’ve configured users for a default sensitivity label policy for Office documents, the label you chose will automatically be applied to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents you create or modify. Previously, this only applied to new documents only. Note: This update applies to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on the Web, and Word and PowerPoint on …

Retirement announcement for AIP Audit Logs pipeline forwarding audit logs to Azure Log Analytics workspaces

Microsoft will no longer be onboarding new Log Analytics workspaces to store Azure Information Protection (AIP) audit logs. Note: Customers who have previously configured Log Analytics to store AIP audit logs will continue to receive forwarded audit logs into their workspaces until the data pipeline is fully retired. When this will happen: Microsoft will stop …

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 221

Egnyte app connector available in public previewA new app connector for Egnyte is available in public preview. You can now connect Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps to Atlassian to monitor and protect users and activities. For more information, see Connect Egnyte to Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (Preview).

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 220

New Cloud discovery log collectorThe Cloud Discovery log collector has been updated to Ubuntu 20.04. To install it, see Configure automatic log upload for continuous reports.

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 218 and 219

Atlassian app connector available in public previewA new app connector for Atlassian is available in public preview. You can now connect Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps to Atlassian to monitor and protect users and activities. For more information, see Connect Atlassian to Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (Preview).

Continuous Access Evaluation in Azure AD [General Availability]

CAE introduces real-time enforcement of account lifecycle events and policies, including: Account revocation Account disablement/deletion Password change User location change User risk increase On receiving such events, app sessions are immediately interrupted and users are redirected back to Azure AD to reauthenticate or reevaluate policy. With CAE, Microsoft has introduced a new concept of Zero …

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 216 and 217

Non-Microsoft activities in advanced huntingNon-Microsoft apps activities are now included the CloudAppEvent table in Microsoft 365 Defender advanced hunting. For more information, see the Microsoft 365 Defender Tech Community blog post. NetDocuments API connector is now in general availabilityThe NetDocuments API connector is in general availability, giving you more visibility into, and control over, how your NetDocument app is …

Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS) – Release 214 and 215

NetDocuments app connector available in public previewA new app connector for NetDocuments is available in public preview. You can now connect Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps to NetDocuments to monitor and protect users and activities. For more information, see Connect NetDocuments to Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps. Reset user investigation priority scoreThe user investigation priority score …

Microsoft Cloud App Security – Release 212 and 213

Impossible travel, activity from infrequent countries, activity from anonymous IP addresses, and activity from suspicious IP addresses alerts will not apply on failed logins.After a thorough security review, Microsoft decided to separate failed login handling from the alerts mentioned above. From now on, they’ll only be triggered by successful login cases and not by unsuccessful …

Microsoft Cloud App Security – Release 209, 210 and 211

Slack API connector is now in general availabilitySlack API connector is in general availability, giving you more visibility in to, and control over, how your app is used in your organization. For more information, see How Cloud App Security helps protect your Slack Enterprise. New warn experience for monitored apps with Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is …

Microsoft Cloud App Security – Release 206, 207 and 208

New Cloud Discovery Open Systems log parserCloud App Security’s Cloud Discovery analyzes a wide range of traffic logs to rank and score apps. Now Cloud Discovery includes a built-in log parser to support the Open Systems format. For a list of supported log parsers, see Supported firewalls and proxies. New warn experience for monitored apps with …

Azure Sentinel – IdentityInfo table [Public Preview]

Prerequisite Enable UEBA – Use entity behavior analytics to detect advanced threats If already have UEBA enabled, you will notice that a new table called ‘IdentityInfo’ is now available under ‘Azure Sentinel UEBA’ group in your Log Analytics. The Identity info table contains a snapshot of the user’s profile: metadata information, groups membership, Azure AD …

Azure Sentinel – Watchlist [General Availability]

The 12th July, Microsoft has announced the General Availability (GA) of Azure Sentinel Watchlist to all regions! Azure Sentinel watchlists enable the collection of data from external data sources for correlation with the events in your Azure Sentinel environment. Watchlists are stored in your Azure Sentinel workspace as name-value pairs and are cached for optimal …

Azure Sentinel – Update Watchlist UI Enhancements

The new watchlist UI encompasses the following functionality: Add new watchlist items or update existing watchlist items. Select and update multiple watchlist items at once via an Excel-like grid. Add/remove columns from the watchlist update UI view for better usability. How to update watchlist From the Azure portal, navigate to Azure Sentinel > Configuration > Watchlist  Select a Watchlist, then select Edit Watchlist …

AIP – DLP On-Prem [Public Preview]

The DLP on-premises scanner crawls on-premises data-at-rest in file shares and SharePoint document libraries and folders for sensitive items that, if leaked, would pose a risk to your organization or pose a risk of compliance policy violation   This gives you the visibility and control you need to ensure that sensitive items are used and protected properly, and to …