riskyUser resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Represents Azure AD users who are at risk. Azure AD continually evaluates user risk based on various signals and machine learning. This API provides programmatic access to all at-risk users in your Azure AD.

For more information about risk events, see Azure Active Directory Identity Protection.


  1. Using the riskyUsers API requires an Azure AD Premium P2 license.
  2. The availability of risky user data is governed by the Azure AD data retention policies.


Method Return Type Description
List riskyUsers riskyUser collection List risky users and their properties.
Get riskyUser riskyUser Get a specific risky user and its properties.
List history riskyUserHistoryItem collection Get the risk history of an Azure AD user.
Confirm riskyUsers compromised None Confirm a risky user as compromised.
Dismiss riskyUsers None Dismiss the risk of a risky user.


Property Type Description
id string Unique ID of the user at risk.
isDeleted boolean Indicates whether the user is deleted. Possible values are: true, false.
isProcessing boolean Indicates whether a user's risky state is being processed by the backend.
riskLastUpdatedDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time that the risky user was last updated. The DateTimeOffset type represents date and time information using ISO 8601 format and is always in UTC time. For example, midnight UTC on Jan 1, 2014 is 2014-01-01T00:00:00Z.
riskLevel riskLevel Level of the detected risky user. The possible values are low, medium, high, hidden, none, unknownFutureValue.
riskState riskState State of the user's risk. Possible values are: none, confirmedSafe, remediated, dismissed, atRisk, confirmedCompromised, unknownFutureValue.
riskDetail riskDetail The possible values are none, adminGeneratedTemporaryPassword, userPerformedSecuredPasswordChange, userPerformedSecuredPasswordReset, adminConfirmedSigninSafe, aiConfirmedSigninSafe, userPassedMFADrivenByRiskBasedPolicy, adminDismissedAllRiskForUser, adminConfirmedSigninCompromised, hidden, adminConfirmedUserCompromised, unknownFutureValue.
userDisplayName string Risky user display name.
userPrincipalName string Risky user principal name.



JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

"id": "string",
"riskLastUpdatedDateTime": "dateTimeOffset",
"isProcessing": "boolean",
"isDeleted": "boolean",
"riskDetail":  "string",
"riskLevel":  "string",
"riskState":  "string",
"userDisplayName": "string",
"userPrincipalName": "string"