US News Teams: Microsoft Improves Security of Video Calls

01:40  26 october  2021
01:40  26 october  2021 Source:   zdnet.de

Cameroon: Calls for calm multiply after the death of a little girl in Buea

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Microsoft-Teams © Default_Credit Microsoft Teams From now on, a public preview of the end-to-end encryption is available. Teams thus draw with WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. However, the function of users and administrators must be activated.

Microsoft has published a public preview of end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for one-to-one team calls releases and thus brings its corporate platform to a level with Facebooks Consumer Apps WhatsApp and Messenger. The encryption function announced Microsoft in March at Ignite Spring 2021.

E2EE means that neither Microsoft still someone else can access the decrypted content of a single interview. Facebook introduced E2EE for audio and video calls in its Messenger app in August.

Microsoft points out in a blog post that video and voice data is protected in real time and that both parties must activate the setting. These are in idle state and during transmission by other encryption protocols such as HTTPS for secure connections between a device and a website protected.

To allow this feature, administrators must enable advanced encryption guidelines for team users. Admins can enable this function for the entire company or specify custom guidelines that assign the selected users.

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