Matrixforce has summarized customer information for
Office 365 Security. As a
pioneer in online data services, Microsoft builds on deep industry
experience to incorporate cutting-edge security practices from
development through to administration and maintenance. To
learn more about privacy at Microsoft, download the
Standard Response to Request for Information
documents from the
Office 365 Trust Center.
Deep Experience. Microsoft has developed
proven practices and policies as a result of over 15 years of
experience in providing security for online data. Microsoft
offers a financially backed 99.9% uptime
Office 365 Service Level Agreement.
5 Layers of Security. Data is secured in 5
different layers - data, application, host, network, and
physical. See the
Security in Office 365 White Paper.
Monitoring and Access Restriction. Microsoft
proactively monitors Office 365 services to identify potential
known and unknown threats by predicting malicious behavior, and
also monitors for irregular events that may indicate threats. In
addition, production server access is restricted to a short list
of critical operations personnel.
Secure Lifecycle. The Microsoft
ensures that security and privacy is
incorporated into online services by design, from software
development to services operations.
Independently Verified. Office 365 adheres
to many world-class industry standards and
regulatory compliance as verified by third-party