Microsoft 365 roadmap roundup – 19 April 2021

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Microsoft Information Protection

Updates listed under this heading combines the following products: Azure Information Protection, 365 compliance center, Information Protection, Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection, Microsoft Defender, Microsoft Intune, Office 365 Data Loss Prevention and Security and Compliance center.

  • Launched (3)
  • Rolling out (0)
  • In development (6)

🍾 LAUNCHED

  • Microsoft Teams: Sensitivity Labels for GCC, GCC-H, and DoD Clouds – Sensitivity labels created in the security and compliance admin center can now be used to control the privacy and guest access settings of the team. Roadmap ID: 68907
  • Microsoft Information Protection: Microsoft Teams location picker supports security groups and distribution lists (GCC) – Data loss prevention (DLP) for Microsoft Teams will now support security groups and distribution lists as part of the Teams location picker, enabling more granular control of DLP policy scope (i.e. to include/exclude particular departments, business units, geo-specific security groups, etc.). Roadmap ID: 70587
  • Microsoft compliance center: New DLP alert management dashboard – A new data loss prevention (DLP) alert management experience within the Microsoft 365 compliance center will enable admins to review, investigate, and manage DLP policy match events. Roadmap ID: 72206

🚂 ROLLING OUT

N/A

⌛ IN DEVELOPMENT

Release – April 2021

  • 🆕 Microsoft Defender for Endpoint: Endpoint discovery for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint – Endpoint for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint enables organizations to discover and secure unmanaged endpoints. Once discovered integrated workflows can be used to secure the devices using Defender for Endpoint’s threat and vulnerability management, threat detection and automated incident responses capabilities. Roadmap ID: 70813
  • 🆕 Microsoft Defender for Endpoint: Network device discovery for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint – Network device discovery for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint enables organizations to discover and secure network devices. Once discovered Defender for Endpoint’s threat and vulnerability management capabilities will be able to provide security recommendations for network devices. Roadmap ID: 72209

Release – May 2021

  • Microsoft 365 compliance center: Communication Compliance Teams conversation context – Provide the ability to retrieve additional conversation context for Microsoft Teams messages that has matched a Communication Compliance policy. Roadmap ID: 68872

Release – June 2021

  • 🆕 Microsoft Information Protection: Teams location picker supports security groups and distribution lists (DoD) – Data loss prevention (DLP) for Microsoft Teams will now support security groups and distribution lists as part of the Teams location picker, enabling more granular control of DLP policy scope (i.e. to include/exclude particular departments, business units, geo-specific security groups, etc.). Roadmap ID: 72232
  • Microsoft 365 compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Hold optimizations – This update provides various service optimizations for Advanced eDiscovery, including hold reliability and limits increase. Roadmap ID: 70586

Release – December 2021

  • Microsoft 365 Compliance center: Advanced Audit – Mail attachments event – This update adds a new audit event that specifies if a mail attachment was accessed by the user. Roadmap ID: 70584

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