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Microsoft positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways

Microsoft’s completeness of vision and ability to execute have positioned the company in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways. We attribute this placement to our continuous investments and advancements in Exchange Online Protection, Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and Office 365 Message Encryption.

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Announcing new activity logging and reporting capabilities for Office 365 FI

Announcing new activity logging and reporting capabilities for Office 365

We are pleased to announce the rollout of new activity logging and reporting capabilities for Office 365, including the Office 365 activity report, comprehensive logging capability, PowerShell command (cmdlet) and a preview of the Office 365 Management Activity API. Read on to see how each new capability provides you increased transparency, allowing you to monitor and investigate actions taken on your data, and comply with laws and regulations.

Exchange

Enhancing mail flow security for Exchange Online

The Information Protection team is constantly making improvements to mail flow encryption to protect your incoming and outgoing emails. With new security vulnerabilities constantly being uncovered, and communication privacy being in the spotlight now more than ever, we seek to upgrade our service to only use the most secure Transport Layer Security (TLS)-based encryption available.

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“From Inside the Cloud” goes outside the box on security

The From Inside the Cloud video series regularly brings you an insider’s view from the people who design, build and manage security, privacy and compliance in Office 365. The recent RSA 2015 Conference in San Francisco prompted us to go outside the box to present over 20 sessions on the technologies and operational practices that Microsoft employs to protect your data in the cloud.

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RMS Departmental templates comes to Office 2013 FI

Rights Management Service departmental templates comes to Office 2013

Rights Management Service (RMS) is one of the encryption mechanisms that helps you protect your Intellectual property in Office 365. One of the new RMS capabilities we announced earlier with was departmental templates, a feature that allows organizations to define different policies that will be deployed to different departments (or roles) for their use in documents and emails. We are excited to share that this capability is now natively supported…