Gartner Research

Data Loss Prevention in Microsoft Office 365

Published: 14 August 2015

ID: G00281072

Analyst(s): Brian Reed


Microsoft has integrated DLP capabilities throughout Microsoft Office 365, Exchange, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business. Understanding these features will help IT leaders decide if these capabilities should be enabled instead of an enterprise DLP solution or in addition to DLP technologies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Enable DLP in Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 and Exchange Online
  • Utilize DLP Policy Tips in Outlook to Increase User Awareness for Sensitive Data
  • Discover Data Use Policy Violations in SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business and Compliance Search

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