Organizations have security concerns as they are planning or rolling out Office 365. To help technical professionals select the right mix of Microsoft and third-party controls, this report assesses Office 365’s security capabilities for email and collaboration.
- Basic Security
- Exchange Online Protection
- SharePoint/OneDrive Anti-Malware (Updated)
- Advanced Security
- Advanced Threat Protection (UPDATED)
- Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (Updated)
- Office 365 Cloud App Security (Updated)
- Microsoft Cloud App Security (Updated)
- Threat Intelligence (Updated)
- Identity and Access Management
- Multi-Factor Authentication
- Administrator Roles Required for Security
- Conditional Access
- Advanced Threat Analytics
- Azure Advanced Threat Protection
- Azure AD Identity Protection
- Azure AD Privileged Identity Management
- Privileged Access Management (NEW)
- Risk-Based Conditional Access
- Intune APIs and Microsoft Graph (NEW)
- Encryption (Updated)
- S/MIME Encryption
- Azure Information Protection for Office 365
- Office 365 Message Encryption (Updated)
- Customer Key (NEW)
- Data Protection
- Azure Information Protection
- Data Loss Prevention in Security & Compliance Center
- Advanced Data Loss Prevention in MCAS
- Advanced Data Governance
- Network Access
- Microsoft Clients
- OneDrive for Business
- Office 365 Security Management
- Administration Consoles
- Office 365 Management Activity API
- Microsoft Secure Score (Updated)
- Audit and Logging
- Office 365 Audit Log Search (NEW)
- Customer Lockbox
- PowerShell Security and Management (NEW)
- Leverage MFA, Azure AD PIM and Azure AD Identity Protection for Administrators and Other High-Privilege Users
- Deploy OCAS, MCAS or a Third-Party CASB for Added Visibility and Security in Off-Premises and BYOD Scenarios
- Evaluate AIP, CAS or Third-Party DLP Solutions to Fill the Enterprise-Feature Gaps in SharePoint and OneDrive for Business
- Deploy ATP’s Sandboxing and URL-Scanning Capabilities
- Consider BYOK or HYOK for AIP With SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business, If Required for Compliance
- Do Not Consider Azure ExpressRoute for Office 365 as a Security Control
- Augment Office 365 Security With Third-Party Security Solutions to Close Current Gaps
- Microsoft Data Center and Application Security
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