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Cloud App Security new remediation feature

Require users to sign in again in case of suspicious behavior Real-time remediation for security threats is a key challenge for companies, where attackers can move quickly to access critical data. Cloud App Security team is excited to introduce a new feature for threat protection through integration with Azure Active Directory: when a suspicious user...

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Update on new Cloud App Security discovery, investigation, and threat detection features

We believe in continuous innovation to bring you deeper visibility, better data control, and strong threat protection for your cloud apps. The Cloud App Security team provides frequent releases and continuously updates and enhances our solution. Today, we would like to share enhancements in discovery, investigation, and threat detection features with our recent release: Automatically...

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Cloud App Security discovery enhancements

Visibility is the first step to protection: if you cannot see it, you cannot prevent it. Cloud App Security Shadow IT discovery capabilities help you to gain deeper visibility into your cloud environment by discovering more than 15K cloud apps used by your employees in your organization. We’re excited to show you two key enhancements...

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Ransomware detection with Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics and Cloud App Security

The rise of ransomware and its media presence in recent months has highlighted, perhaps now more than ever, the importance of robust security systems to detect and respond to devious and evolving threats. We know extortion via ransomware is an effective scare tactic – after all, victims can be of both consumer and commercial variants...

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How Microsoft EMS can support you in your journey to EU GDPR compliance – part 4

How to gain visibility and control of data in cloud apps This post is authored by Rue Limones, Senior Program Manager, Cloud App Security Engineering Team. Checking in: Your Journey to GDPR Compliance In the whitepaper “Beginning Your GDPR Journey,” we introduce five key use case scenarios that are relevant to GDPR compliance where Microsoft...

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Shadow IT– Learn how to get control now

Shadow IT is here and it’s a threat to your organization. What is Shadow IT? It’s when your employees use unapproved devices, SaaS apps, or any other type of technology – without your consent- for getting their work done. As the traditional solutions do not have visibility to users’ actions, unfortunately, Shadow IT is neglected or...

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Azure Information Protection and Cloud App Security integration: Extend control over your data to the cloud

At Ignite, we showcased the integration between Cloud App Security and Azure Information Protection in the Cloud App Security session and Azure Information Protection session. Today, we’re excited to share more about this integration and demonstrate how it helps in extending security for your data as it travels to the cloud. With the digital transformation...

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Microsoft Support for iOS and Android

Three years ago I was asked the same question pretty frequently – by both customers and media.  At the time, it was a legitimate question, but today it comes up very rarely.  The question was:  “Is Microsoft committed to supporting the Apple and Google platforms?” The frequency of that question changed dramatically on March 27,...

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Identity and Security innovations for your enterprise

Howdy folks, Today we’ve got some big news to share! As many of you know, Microsoft has a strong, ongoing commitment to help customers stay safe in a world with ever increasing threats from cyber criminals. As Satya announced last year and our Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) reiterated today, Microsoft is making huge investments...

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