Office 365: Configuring User Passwords to Never Expire

One of the questions that we are most frequently asked is regarding users or administrators who subscribe to Office 365 but who are tired of receiving Office 365 password expiration notifications. These users might not be used to the service’s default password expiration policy, especially if they are coming from in-house systems that had more … Continued

2 Rules to Secure Office 365 Password Policy Setup

Password policy in Office 365 is much stricter and more secure than that of an on-premises application,  so you no longer have to worry about setting and enforcing different authentication policies for your users. But still, you should align Office365 security settings with your overall enterprise security profile and posture. In this blog post, I’ll … Continued

HOW TO: Setup Password Expiration Alerting

The Case problem There are many users in your organisation who work remotely and do not actually log into a workstation or a laptop directly as such. Instead, they use their Active Directory credentials to access their emails via IPads that have been provided to them. You noticed that same users periodically call the Helpdesk … Continued

Do More Than Just Change Your Password on National Change Your Password Day

So last year, Matt Buchanan at Gizmodo decided that on February 1st would be a day everyone should take the opportunity to change their passwords so some resemblance of security is maintained at least once a year. It’s a great idea. I think of the non-techie types in my life and realize the last time … Continued

Top 5 Identity Management Issues

Summer’s here, and so too is the sun. Unfortunately for IT pros, however, summer vacation doesn’t bring a temporary reprieve from the common identity management pains that we all face on a daily basis. Here are the top 5 most common identity management issues, as indicated by your peers: 1) Forgotten Passwords: Forgotten passwords are … Continued