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End-to-end encryption coming soon to Microsoft Teams; making the VoIP calls more secure



Microsoft is now working on a new feature for Microsoft Teams, that will support an option to use end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for ad hoc 1:1 Teams VoIP calls. If you are using Teams voice call, this feature will add additional security for conducting sensitive online conversations.

 

Microsoft confirmed this feature in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap, and the company is planning to release this feature next month with the July 2021 update.

 

End-to-end encryption coming soon to Microsoft Teams; making the VoIP calls more secure

 

During this pandemic, Microsoft Teams is gaining lots of attractions as most of the people are now working from home and the corporates moved into this platform to help their employees connect with each other.

 

Recently, Microsoft released a long-awaited feature named "Call Merge" to Microsoft Teams on desktop and web apps. Another feature that is going to come this month is the ability to access the files stored in Teams which are currently available offline.

 

Now the company is working on another feature that will make your VoIP calls through Teams more secure by applying End-to-End Encryption (E2EE). The new feature can be implemented at the enterprise level by the IT managers, and they will have full control to set who can use E2EE in the organization.

 

Teams will support an option to use end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for ad hoc 1:1 Teams VoIP calls, providing an additional option for conducting sensitive online conversations. To support customer security and compliance requirements, IT will have full control of who can use E2EE in the organization, Microsoft says in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap.