Microsoft continues to make enhancements to the GCC High platform. Here are some hand-picked updates from our Government Services Team. Check them out and please feel free to reach out to our Government Community Services Team if you have questions.


Microsoft Defender for Office 365: Priority Account Protection for Government clouds

We're extending Priority Account Protection to cover customers in government clouds. With Priority Account Protection in Defender for Office 365, security teams can now prioritize focus on critical individuals within the organization, offer them differentiated protection and thwart costly breaches in the process. These Priority account tags and filters will surface throughout the product, including in alerts, Threat Explorer, Campaign Views, and reports.

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  • Feature ID: 93291
  • Product(s): Microsoft Defender for Office 365

Microsoft Teams: Exchange Contacts available in Calling pickers

Exchange contacts with associated phone numbers will be available as part of the drop down selection in all Calling people pickers, such as the Dialer or call transfer, for customers that have PSTN enabled.

  • Feature ID: 93050
  • Product(s): Microsoft Teams
  • Platform(s): Desktop, Web, iOS, Android