Microsoft-Native Email Security and Data Protection
The Microsoft Office 365 Security & Compliance Center is an enterprise email security and data protection solution purpose-built for organizations who use Office 365 business products, Outlook, and Exchange servers alike. The Security & Compliance Center provides advanced email threat protection, data protection, policy management, and other cyber security and security management capabilities to ensure vulnerable attack vectors within an organization remain as protected as possible.
- Secure Communications
- Native Security
- Investigation and Response
Secure Communications - With threat protection and data loss prevention capabilities spanning email exchanges, chat clients, shared files, and beyond, the Office 365 Security & Compliance center ensures company communications and critical data of all forms remain secure.
Native Security - Microsoft has engineered and streamlined a powerful variety of security modules, features, and functions within the Office 365 Security & Compliance suite that operate seamlessly with virtually all of Microsoft’s business products and services.
Investigation and Response - Directly from the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center, security teams can view cyber critical intelligence data and automate threat mitigation efforts to thwart incoming email attacks.
Microsoft Office 365 Security & Compliance Center Overview
Microsoft Exchange Online Protection - Microsoft Exchange Online Protection is a cloud-based security module that protects business email inboxes from spam and malware threats. Security teams also have the ability to configure and enforce company communication and messaging policies with ease.
- Diverse deployment options
- Anti-spam protection
- Multi-engine anti-malware protection
- Web-based interface
- No additional hardware or software needed
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection - Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection is a security module that protects organizations from malicious files, links, or software tools that come in through email communications. Using ATP, security analysts can run attack simulators to emulate different types of attacks and test the preparedness of their organization.
- Threat protection policies
- Real-time reports
- Automated threat investigation and response
- Attack simulation features
Office 365 Threat Intelligence - Office 365 Threat Intelligence monitors data signals from a multitude of intelligence sources--including global data centers, office clients, incidents of compromise, and others--to provide security teams with the most up-to-date information on threats affecting organizations around the globe.
- Threat explorer module
- Automated policy recommendations
- Threat feeds
- Rich analytics dashboard
Office 365 Message Encryption - Message Encryption automatically encrypts all outgoing messages and message replies to the organization. Doing so allows companies to strengthen the protection and control of highly sensitive company information as emails and other data are shared with individuals inside and outside of the organization.
- Rights protected messaging
- Policy-based encryption
- TLS-enabled network communications
- End-user controls
Data Loss Prevention (DLP) - Through the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center, organizations can employ data loss prevention policies to discover, monitor, and secure highly sensitive data found on Office 365 products--including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business, Microsoft Teams, and others.
- Automated rule enforcement
- Automatically block sensitive content
- Detailed incident reports
- Policy templates
Microsoft’s Compliance Manager gives security teams and other company stakeholders the ability to assess compliance risks as well as assign, track, and record compliance activity within Microsoft Cloud services--helping ensure all regulatory compliance requirements are met.
- Audit and assessment reports
- Role-based access control
- Compliance scoring
- Secure evidence and activity repository