Update identitySecurityDefaultsEnforcementPolicy

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Update the properties of an identitySecurityDefaultsEnforcementPolicy object.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Policy.Read.All, Policy.ReadWrite.SecurityDefaults, Policy.ReadWrite.ConditionalAccess
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Policy.Read.All, Policy.ReadWrite.SecurityDefaults, Policy.ReadWrite.ConditionalAccess

HTTP request

PATCH /policies/identitySecurityDefaultsEnforcementPolicy

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.
Content-type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply the values for relevant fields that should be updated. Existing properties that aren't included in the request body maintains their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values. For best performance, don't include existing values that haven't changed.

Property Type Description
isEnabled Boolean If set to true, security defaults in Microsoft Entra ID are enabled for the tenant.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code. It doesn't return anything in the response body.



Here's an example of the request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/policies/identitySecurityDefaultsEnforcementPolicy
Content-type: application/json

  "isEnabled": false


Here's an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content