Category Archives: Office 365

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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Reporting on Azure AD User objects via Exchange Online cmdlets and using them to grant mailbox permissions

Few months back, I blogged about an interesting observation that “plain” Azure AD Security groups can now be used to assign permissions to Exchange Online mailboxes. What was interesting in this scenario was the fact that all the familiar Exchange … Continue reading

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Unified labels are dead, long live “unified” labels

When you spend as much time as I do going over the various announcements Microsoft makes via blog posts or at Ignite sessions, you inevitably start developing a sense for detecting not only the loads of marketing crap, but also those … Continue reading

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The new Microsoft 365 Admin Center is in Preview – a quick look

Over the weekend, the preview for the new version of the Office 365/Microsoft 365 Admin Center landed in my tenant, so naturally I took it for a quick spin. In case you want to do the same, look for the … Continue reading

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