Gartner Research

How to Enhance the Security of Office 365

Published: 29 November 2017

ID: G00345276

Analyst(s): Steve Riley


Office 365's security continues to improve, offering native capabilities beyond what enterprises have had in previous on-premises deployments. Security and risk management leaders should use the Gartner SaaS security framework to pursue opportunities for future enhancements with third-party tools.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Begin With Identity, Access and Privilege Management
  • Restore Visibility to User, Application and Data Behavior
  • Secure Office 365 Content in Motion and at Rest
  • Protect Your Office 365 Deployment From Threats
  • Extend Your Strategy to Managed/Unmanaged Devices
  • Consider a CASB for Consistent Visibility, Control and Protection

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