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Teams Messages showing up as Malware

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For the last few days every single email my users have gotten that says "So-and-so sent you a Teams Message" (sent from has gotten flagged as "Email messages containing malware removed after delivery" by O365 Security & Compliance. This has resulted in over 1,000 informational alerts in my console ( Is anyone else plagued by this? I'm opening a support ticket tonight.


Threat type
Malware and Malicious
Emails with malware that were delivered and later removed -V1.0.0.3
By the time this alert was triggered, the following 1 user received Malware and Malicious mail matching the conditions of your alert policy:
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best response confirmed by Deleted

Was a regression introduced in a recent rule update, they have since resolved it. Details are in EX189242 on your SHD. If you are still seeing messages being ZAPed, make sure to open a support case and report it.

From what you explained it could be false positive and I suggest check this with support team. Also check and see if there was any malicious files associated with your posts?