September 20, 2021 | Bitscape Team, Microsoft 365
A lot of changes are coming into the industry with time and keeping updated with them is very important. Microsoft 365 has a wide range of products and applications available for all your business needs.
New Microsoft 365 security center provides security administration and other risk management professionals a centralized hub and specialized workplace, enabling them to manage and take full advantage of Microsoft 365 intelligent security solutions for identity and access management, threat protection, etc.
Security and compliance assessment process:
The Advanced Threat Protection feature protects the organization from malicious attacks and malware. This includes email attachment scanning, URL and office documents scanning, and proof of intelligence in email messages. Also, anti-phishing capabilities for detecting when someone attempts to impersonate a user. Additionally, it blocks malware in SharePoint, OneDrive, and Microsoft Teams.
Files are stored on the cloud and are backed up regularly to keep working even if there is any disaster. No matter what happens to the physical devices, all the information is saved on the cloud. It also has recovery features that can help restore the data in case of loss.
There are three levels of security:
Threat protection- protection will be provided from both kinds of threats such as spam, phishing emails, malware, and defense from more sophisticated threats like zero-day ransomware.
Data leak protection- there are features in here that prevent any sensitive data from leaving the system.
Control data access- customization of security can be personally done by setting editing or copying rights and wiping data from unused, stolen, or lost devices.
MS 365 checks link in real-time and warn you if malicious websites have come up. Email attachments are checked and scanned for malware; devices are monitored for suspicious communication channels that might be the beginning of any sort of attack. This means companies don’t have to depend on employees for checks plainly.
Following security practices decrease the chance of exposing sensitive content.
If the organization locks down its environment, then the issues they face are introducing consumer-level tools for achieving their daily tasks. This makes it riskier of data breach than opening certain features.
Microsoft itself provides Microsoft Security Consulting services. Microsoft and other service providers and consultants provide security assessment services to ensure that data is protected, the complexes are simplified, detect threats beforehand to avoid any malware, and respond quickly. Its ultimate goal is peace of mind and growth of the individual and the organization.
The consultants will support you by implementing tools, conducting a risk analysis, defining functional requirements, technical verifications, planning response and execution, and developing security tools.
Thus Microsoft 365 Security and Assessment helps protect the business from each and every kind of malware and threat and loss of data and any sort of risks the business has to face.