Microsoft Defender for Office 365 Questions

Shahril Anuar Jamaludin
Senior Executive at Malaysian Institute of Accountants

Hi, I'm currently comparing the following products to enhance email spam filtering:

Sophos Advance Email Threat
Trend Micro Cloud App Security
Microsoft Defender for Office 365
Check Point CloudGuard SaaS

What do you recommend?

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Aug 02 2021

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Microsoft Defender for Office 365?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Aug 18 2021

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Aug 02 2021

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Microsoft Defender for Office 365.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Aug 02 2021

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Aug 02 2021

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Microsoft Defender for Office 365, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Email Security Questions
Rony_Sklar
IT Central Station
Jun 28 2021

There are many cybersecurity tools available, but some aren't doing the job that they should be doing. 

What are some of the threats that may be associated with using 'fake' cybersecurity tools?

What can people do to ensure that they're using a tool that actually does what it says it does?

SimonClark Dan Doggendorf gave sound advice. Whilst some of the free or cheap… more »
Dan DoggendorfThe biggest threat is risks you think you have managed are not managed at all so… more »
Javier MedinaYou should build a lab, try the tools and analyze the traffic and behavior with… more »
Rony_Sklar
IT Central Station

With remote work having become the norm for many, what security should businesses have in place? Do you have suggestions of specific products that businesses should look at?

Philippe PanardieThere is not a single answer. In our company, we use only company devices for… more »
Omer MohammedWearing a mask while accessing your service is not a joke hardening tunneling… more »
Letsogile BaloiSecurity is a multi-layered problem and as always the human end is the weak… more »
User
Aug 05 2021

Hi community, 

What is the best email encryption software for small enterprises using Office 365? 

It needs to:

  • Support 20 users
  • Most staff are at remote sites
  • Staff are mostly technical but not IT experts
  • Needs to be robust 
  • Need to be easy to install and use 

Thanks! I appreciate the help. 

James OConnorThe first question is what version of Office 365?  It may already be included… more »
Robert HillikerFor third-party Email Encryption we work with ZIX.
PatrickWheatonIn many years of working in secure environments, I have found a combination of… more »
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
IT Central Station
Jun 17 2021

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