Intelligent security for the modern workplace

Microsoft 365 delivers holistic security across users, devices, apps and data.
Photograph of people working at desks with large monitors in the Microsoft Cyber Defense Operations Center. In an adjacent room with glass walls, two people are talking in front of a giant monitor.

Improve security with the cloud

Holistic security for digital estates

Today, data and users roam. Microsoft 365 protects assets with a new approach to comprehensive security.

Native security solutions reduce complexity

Native security integrates easily, simplifies deployment, and reduces the number of vendors to manage.

[nolat]

Shared intelligence strengthens security

Trillions of threat signals are analyzed each day to help secure third-party platforms, apps, and services.


Photograph of a person using Windows Hello passwordless authentication to sign in to their Surface Laptop.

Secure access to your enterprise

Traditional security perimeters no longer apply. Identity is the new control plane. Protecting an enterprise requires defense in depth, which starts with a passwordless user authentication experience and automatic, policy-based rules for accessing sensitive information, regardless of location or device type.

Defend your digital landscape

Security breaches are inevitable. You should operate under an assumption of compromise and combine prevention with strong incident response capabilities. Your SecOps team must be able to quickly correlate alerts into an attack timeline and automate investigation and remediation processes so they can focus on more complex security challenges.

Photograph of people seated in front of rows of monitors in the Microsoft Cyber Defense Operations Center. The glass wall behind them says PROTECT, DETECT, RESPOND in large letters.
Photograph of two people standing and looking at a Surface Pro in Tablet Mode.

Safeguard your sensitive data

In this era of big data and strengthened privacy laws, an organization’s most valuable asset is data, yet most don’t understand what data is sensitive and how to control access. Protecting data and privacy requires automatic detection of sensitive information and protection that stays with a file, even when it travels outside of your network.

Understand and improve your security posture


Increasingly sophisticated threats mean organizations must constantly reassess their security posture, but accurately and objectively measuring it is a challenge for most companies. Your security providers should help quantify your security posture and provide recommendations to improve it including the user impact and level of effort required.

Photograph of three IT pros at a workstation inside a data center. One of them is typing on a keyboard while the others look on.
Photograph of a person seated at a table typing on a Surface Pro in Laptop Mode.

Discover and eliminate shadow IT

Mobile devices and cloud applications have accelerated workplace productivity, but they have also created new opportunities for bad actors. To secure your business without impeding productivity, you need easy authentication, visibility into applications and devices on your network, and control over the access and sharing of sensitive information.

Security beyond Microsoft products

Modern enterprises are adopting a variety of solutions to achieve digital transformation goals. Most organizations run workloads on different operating systems, use multiple cloud platforms, and rely on a variety of vendors. It’s critical that security solutions work together—regardless of the vendor— to protect devices, products, and services.

Photograph of an IT professional standing inside a large data center interacting with a large touchscreen monitor displaying information.

BP logo

"If you make security hard, people may work around it. With Microsoft 365, we get native capabilities, visibility into our operational environment, and simplicity for all employees."

- Simon Hodgkinson Group Chief Information Security Officer, BP UK

READ THE FULL STORY

More from Microsoft 365

6 steps to build a security strategy

 

Forrester: Security through simplicity

 

Microsoft 365: Complete secure solution

 

Find weak links in your security strategy

 

Security for the modern workplace

Identity & access management

Secure identities to reach zero trust.

Threat protection

Help stop damaging attacks with integrated and automated security.

Information protection

Protect sensitive information anywhere it lives.

Security management

Strengthen your security posture with insights and guidance.


Want to learn more?

Contact your partner or account manager today to get started or learn more about the security products in Microsoft 365 Enterprise.