What's new in Microsoft Compliance Manager

In this article: Learn about recent updates in Compliance Manager.

July 2021

We added the capability to create assessments for products other than Microsoft 365, based on new universal versions of our templates. To learn more, start with Working with assessment templates.

May 2021

New assessment templates

We published 75 new assessment templates, including:

  • Australia Privacy Act
  • CIS Microsoft 365 Foundation Levels 1 and 2
  • Germany - Supervisory Requirements for IT in Financial Institutions (BAIT)
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • South Africa - Promotion of Access to Information Act

Check out the complete list of assessment templates.

April 2021

Support for US Government DoD customers

Compliance Manager is now available to US Government DoD customers, in addition to US Government Community (GCC) Moderate and GCC High customers.

March 2021

Active and inactive templates

Each assessment page and assessment template page has an activated templates counter. This counter shows how many eligible templates you're using according to your licensing agreement. View Template availability and licensing to learn more.