Microsoft 365 roadmap roundup – 24 May 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 (2)
  • Rolling out (1)
  • In development (6)

🍾 LAUNCHED

  • Microsoft compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery Search tab is evolving to Collections tab – Now eDiscovery managers will see Collections in the top navigation of the Advanced eDiscovery solution in place of Search. Collections will provide an enhanced experience for collecting content for the case, including generating preview estimates and options for quickly collecting content directly into a new or existing review set. Roadmap ID: 68914
  • Microsoft 365 compliance center: New Advanced eDiscovery solution for DoD – This new solution, called Advanced eDiscovery, provides a workflow to identify, preserve, collect, review, analyze, and export content that’s responsive to your organization’s internal and external investigations. Roadmap ID: 70807

🚂 ROLLING OUT

  • Microsoft 365 compliance center: Information governance – Multi-stage disposition review – This update allows organizations to use a multi-stage disposition process, including multiple stakeholders and reviews before deleting the content. Roadmap ID: 70579

⌛ IN DEVELOPMENT

Release – May 2021

  • 🆕 Microsoft Defender for Office 365: Email entity page for GCC and DoD environments – The email entity page will contain information in parity with existing email details flyout in protection.offfice.com from Threat Explorer, along with new information regarding authentication and detections, a revamped email preview capability for cloud mailbox emails, and detonation details for related files or URLs. Roadmap ID: 81992

Release – June 2021

  • 🆕 Microsoft Defender for Office 365: Detonation Details for GCC and DoD environments – Detonation details will be exposed within the email entity page for malicious URLs and files which got detonated. These detonation details will contain detonation chain, summary, indicators of compromise, screenshots, and behaviour details. Roadmap ID: 81991
  • 🆕 Defender for Office 365: Updates to Management Activity API – We are introducing additional data within Email detection details like Authentication information, Override details, Additional Actions, Phish confidence level and other details for efficient investigation. Roadmap ID: 70744
  • 🆕 Microsoft Information Protection: Exact Data Match to support Customer Managed Key – Customers will be able to encrypt Exact Data Match (EDM) data using their own Customer Managed Key (CMK), further enhancing EDM data security. Roadmap ID: 81987

Release – July 2021

  • 🆕 Microsoft Information Protection: Exact Data Match to support Customer Managed Key – Customers will be able to encrypt Exact Data Match (EDM) data using their own Customer Managed Key (CMK), further enhancing EDM data security. Roadmap ID: 81988
  • Microsoft Information Protection: Microsoft 365 Endpoint data loss prevention (DLP) for GCC – Endpoint DLP extends the activity monitoring and protection capabilities of DLP to sensitive items that are on Windows 10 devices. Once devices are onboarded into device management, the information about what users are doing with sensitive items is made visible in activity explorer and you can enforce protective actions on those items via DLP policies. Roadmap ID: 81973

Release – September 2021

Release – December 2021


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