Microsoft identified an issue earlier today at 1:10 PM CDT intermittently impacting some users ability to access some Microsoft 365 Services. They have identified root cause and will be providing another update at 5:30 PM CDT. You can monitor progress of this outage on their site by visiting https://status.office.com/
. We will advise when they have provided another update confirming that all services are fully up and running.
Here is their most current update:
Microsoft 365 Service health status
Title: Can't access Microsoft 365 services
User impact: Users may be unable to access Microsoft 365 services.
More info: Users may see impact to the following Microsoft 365 services:
SharePoint Online/OneDrive for Business - Services are healthy
Microsoft Teams - Services are healthy
Microsoft Forms - Services are healthy
Microsoft Threat Protection - Services are healthy
Microsoft Intune - Services are healthy
Exchange Online - Services are healthy
Outlook.com - Services are recovering
Admin center - Services are recovering
Current status: We're conducting final validation measures on the remaining impacted services to ensure that we have reached full recovery.
Scope of impact: Any user who is attempting to access the impacted services could be impacted by this event.
Start time: Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at 6:10 PM UTC
Root cause: A change to network infrastructure caused impact within Microsoft 365 services.
Next update by: Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at 10:30 PM UTC