In this session we take a look at the latest updates for Microsoft Entra’s authentication options. Including an update to the Microsoft authenticator which introduces number matching as an option. In this video I’ll show you everything you need to know about getting ready and how to implement this cool feature update. In addition I’ll also walk you through some of the other enhanced authentication options as well as a cool Conditional Access update. This is one session you’ll not want to miss.
Microsoft Authenticator is a multifactor app that provides an extra layer of security when signing into your Microsoft account. It helps protect you by requiring a second form of authentication, such as a PIN or fingerprint scan, to verify your identity before granting access to your account.
The latest features in the Microsoft Authenticator include:
Oct 25, 2022 — Admins can now prevent accidental approvals in Microsoft Authenticator with number matching, location context, and application context. · Admins ...
Oct 26, 2022 — Microsoft Authenticator is also getting a new security feature that lets users view additional context in approval notifications.
Dec 19, 2022 — The Microsoft Authenticator app will have new features that improve the security of U of A accounts starting today, Dec. 19.