Discover users running Legacy Authentication and why you need to disable it

Discover users running Legacy Authentication and why you need to disable it

Are you running Exchange Online and still allow Basic Authentication (a.k.a. Legacy Authentication) for all users and not running MFA? Then you’re extremely exposed to attacks. Microsoft has announced the blocking of this on 13 Oct 2020 but the biggest problem is that you probably will get (and possibly already have been) breached because of…



No more Basic Authentication for Exchange Online – what does that mean for us?

Microsoft recently announced that they are turning off Basic Authentication in Exchange Online on October 13, 2020. This means a year for customers to adapt. But what does this mean in reality? In short, no more Basic Auth for: ActiveSync POP/IMAP Remote PowerShell This also means you will not be able to use app passwords (which…



Azure AD authentication methods, MFA and SSPR insights and reports

We’ve been rolling out MFA (Multi-Factor authentication) and SSPR (Self-Service Password Reset) for many customers last couple of years. It often takes time and requires preparations but done right it will succeed and once finished they users get used to it just as they get used logging in using MFA to their bank. During the…



Microsoft Teams devices

So maybe you’ve read my article on Microsoft Teams Rooms? These solutions are just a part of Teams devices which offer smarter ways to connect and work together in the ever-changing workplace. First of all, the Teams devices are certified to work with Teams and Skype for Business for that matter. Then they offer the…



Microsoft Teams Rooms for modern meetings

How easy is it at your company to start a Teams or Skype meeting online in your conference room without technical difficulties? Maybe you have a very large (and expensive) video conference system in your board room but you wish you also could equip the smaller huddle rooms with such systems? Then you should look…



Teams is replacing Skype for Business – how does it (really) work for the user?

Most of us know Teams is replacing Skype for Business in Office 365. There is no official end date but we see indications. Microsoft is no longer adding Skype for Business for new tenants with less than 500 users and they say Teams is now complete. Yesterday we also saw the first indication that Microsoft is starting to…



Devices i Azure AD – varför det är viktigt

Devices i Azure AD – varför är det viktigt? I princip alla organisationer vi arbetar med har ett traditionellt on-premise Active Directory. Många av dessa börjar nu använda Office 365 och Azure, ofta börjar det med Exchange Online och Skype som sedan växer med OneDrive, Teams, SharePoint etc. I botten av allt detta är ett Azure…



Azure AD Conditional Access – säkra upp access till Azure och Office 365

Azure och Office 365 erbjuder det Microsoft kallar mobile-first, cloud-first vilket innebär att användarna kan vara produktiva var de än är, med vilken device de vill och när de vill. Det går dock emot många säkerhetsaspekter att skydda företagets resurser. Som standard i Office 365 kan en användare logga in varsomhelst ifrån med namn och lösenord…



Skicka SMTP mail via Office 365

Uppdaterad 2019-04-08: Microsoft har kommit med nya rekommendationer och artikeln uppdaterades för att ha med dessa.. I samtliga Office 365 projekt så måste man hantera allt som skickar mail via SMTP, till exempel 3e parts applikationer och multifunktionsskrivare. Det är inte alltid lätt att hitta alla enheter som skickar SMTP-mail men att slå på loggning…



Secure Score – säkrat upp din Office 365 tenant

Att säkra upp sin Office 365 tenant är otroligt viktigt. Om en obehörig användare tar sig in kan de komma åt mycket känslig data, men var börjar man? Vissa självklara inställningar kan göras, till exempel aktivera MFA (Multi Factor Authentication), speciellt för administratörer, men sedan? Secure Score har tagits fram av Microsoft för att göra…