This article explains how to use an Azure Managed Identity with the Microsoft Graph PowerShell SDK and Teams PowerShell modules to do real work.
As many organizations adapt legacy scripts to use app authentication instead of traditional service account credentials, security can be compromised if certain risks are overlooked. While app secrets can be great for testing code, there’s a reason they have an enforced expiry date - the longer a secret exists in production, the higher the risk it will become compromised. The methods described in this article will help build a good foundation for app authentication while keeping security top of mind when creating or updating automation scripts.
MVP Gustavo Velez demonstrates how you can use Azure Key Vault to enhance your integrations with Azure Functions in this article.