Microsoft today announced the general availability of certificate-based authentication for iOS and Android for Office 365. This new feature lights up the following two scenarios:
- In federated Azure AD domains, Office applications on iOS and Android can perform certificate-based authentication against the federation server. The chart below outlines the support for certificate-based authentication across Office applications:
iOS Android Office clients (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote) Supported Supported OneDrive Supported Supported Outlook Coming soon Supported Skype for Business Coming soon Supported
- Supported Exchange ActiveSync mobile apps in iOS and Android can now do certificate-based authentication to Exchange Online, for both managed and federated Azure AD domains.
To get started with this new feature, follow the steps mentioned here.