riskyUser: confirmCompromised

Namespace: microsoft.graph


APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported. To determine whether an API is available in v1.0, use the Version selector.

Note: The riskyUsers API requires an Azure AD Premium P2 license.

Confirm one or more riskyUser objects as compromised. This action sets the targeted user's risk level to high.


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) IdentityRiskyUser.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application IdentityRiskyUser.ReadWrite.All

For delegated scenarios, the signed-in user must be assigned at least the Security Administrator Azure AD role.

HTTP request

POST /riskyUsers/confirmCompromised

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Specify the risky user IDs to dismiss in the request body.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code. It does not return anything in the response body.



The following is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/riskyUsers/confirmCompromised
Content-type: application/json

  "userIds": [


The following is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content