What does that mean to me?
Login to Office 365 on the web ( Providing these additional details will enable the system for future password resets.) after 11/20/18 and you will be prompted to provide additional security details which will be used for future password resets. Please be aware this was initiated by your CCS IT Dept.
Here is a link to the O365 self-service password reset portal:
Verify your security details by visiting this page: https://account.activedirectory.windowsazure.com/PasswordReset/Register.aspx?regref=ssprsetup
Detailed steps of initial setup process:
Initial prompt to setup security details:
As you can see there are many options to choose from. Authentication phone number would be used as an additional security detail when you initiate a password reset using Office 365. Here is a screen shot of that prompt:
You have the option to setup multiple authentication factors, but the system will let you exit after one has been setup.
This new feature will provide faculty and staff
the ability to reset their CCS network password whenever is convenient, even if
the IT Support Center is closed. Please know you can still contact the IT Support Center for support with your password. We hope this feature provides flexibility and is another step to keep our CCS accounts secure.