If something we can highlight the year 2017 that we are about to finalize is how it has served to highlight the risk to which our data are exposed. A threat that has experienced its last exponents to know that more than 30 million AI.Type keyboard user accounts available on Android have been compromised.
A problem that highlights the need for companies to ensure comprehensive protection with respect to applications and in general the software they offer us . And Microsoft seems to take it seriously, something very necessary especially if a good part of your customers come from the business world, a market niche that seeks security above all. And this is what Microsoft now offers with Office 365 for companies.
Those of Redmond have bet to improve the security that offers the office suite in the cloud oriented to companies and it does it adding to SharePoint, OneDrive and Microsoft Teams , a system of advanced protection against attacks (ATP or Advanced Threat Protection). A preventive technology from Microsoft that can detect zero-day exploits and exploits.
Thanks to the inclusion of Advanced Threat Protection, it is intended to protect clients from threats, with the particularity that this protection will be in real time. Both viruses and malware that roams the network can thus be neutralized before causing any harm to the user.
SharePoint, OneDrive and Microsoft Teams can now, thanks to the use of Advanced Threat Protection, alert of a malicious content and quality indicators will be helped. A surveillance system that covers actions such as session initiation, file exchange or any other activity that the system determines to be suspicious.
Currently, ATP is included in Office 365 Enterprise E5 and Office 365 Education A5and can also be added to many Exchange and Office 365 subscription plans.