Author Archives: Vasil Michev

Bug in the Office 365 admin portal can result in removal of admin roles

We often hear stories about the wonders of the DevOps model and how it has revolutionized the software industry. It’s really great in theory, bringing the processes of development, testing and running the service closer together, and providing benefits such … Continue reading

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Azure AD PowerShell module with support for PowerShell Core

Few months back, I did a quick review of the freshly GA’d PowerShell Core in the context of running your day-to-day Office 365 related tasks. As expected, it didn’t perform that well. Due to the various dependencies on the underlying .NET binaries, every Office … Continue reading

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Graph API adds support for transitive membership queries

In other words, you no longer need to run recursive queries and enumerate the membership of all groups in order to display a list of groups for which a particular user is a member of. Similarly, you can use a … Continue reading

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An extended view of the Privileged Access Management feature in Office 365

Every now and then, there comes a feature that promises to forever change the security landscape of the service. Privileged Access Management, or PAM, is one such feature, designed to allow customers to enforce the principle of Zero Standing Access … Continue reading

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GAL segmentation and Ethical walls in Microsoft Teams

It’s not uncommon for various types of organizations to want to restrict one or more of the form of communication between their users. For example, in the EDU sector students are often limited to seeing and communicating with just their peers. … Continue reading

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