Microsoft has confirmed that it will introduce mandatory Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for its Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) programme and other partners.
A Microsoft spokesperson told Computer Business Review that: “We are introducing new mandatory security requirements for the partners participating in the Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) program, Control Panel Vendors, and Advisor partners.”
” This includes enforcing multi-factor authentication for all users in the partner tenants and adopting secure application model for their API integration with Microsoft.”
Microsoft expects the policy change will be rolled out over the coming months. They say that they have informed partners of