Azure Portal Roles for External Sharing with Guest Users

This post is part of the Secure External Sharing Series.

In the earlier post, we have seen how you can block Azure Portal access for Guest Users aka External Users. On the flip side, if you wanted the Guest Users to access Azure Portal to perform specific role of inviting other guest users or if you wanted to delegate any user – internal to the organisation to be able to invite guest users from partner organisations, this blog post is for you. These permission roles need to be applied per user in Azure Active Directory.

This blog post is divide in to 2 sections:

First section is about giving user permission role to members (internal users) and should you choose to – even allow existing guest users to invite other guest users.

Second section is about restricting non-administrators from inviting external users – including from SharePoint Online. Only Azure Active Directory administrators will have permissions to invite guest users to the organisation.

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How to Block Azure Portal Access for External User

This post is part of the Secure External Sharing Series.

Now that we have enabled external sharing in Office 365 and SharePoint Online, it’s time to secure your organisation’s Azure Portal from users – such as external users from looking up information in Azure Portal they should not be looking at!

Quick recap of the terminology – External User in Office 365 Services, such as SharePoint Online is the same / equivalent to Guest Users in Azure Portal.

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Office 365 November 2017 Edition

This is the November 2017 Edition of the Office 365 with links from Microsoft on service updates and recent changes in Microsoft Office 365. In addition. sharing blog posts and other content of interest in the Office 365 / Azure AD space that has been published this month by the community.

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