Microsoft announces new Office 365 security capabilities.

Office 365 Secure Score:

With the new Office 365 Secure Score, IT Admins can now understand their current Office 365 security configuration and shows them how implementing additional controls can further enhance their overall security setup. In Secure Score, the numerator is the sum of the points associated with security configurations that you have setup. Office 365 Secure Score is now available to Office 365 commercial customers and Office 365 U.S. Government Community clouds.

Go to securescore.office.com for more details.

Office 365 Threat Intelligence Private Preview:

This program is currently in preview and Microsoft is planning to make it generally available later this quarter. It provides information about malware families inside and outside your organization. Office 365 Threat Intelligence will be available to Office 365 Enterprise E5 plan customers.

Office 365 Advanced Data Governance Preview:

This service uses machine learning to offer policy recommendations, classify data based on automatic analysis of factors like the type of data, its age and the users who have interacted with it; and take action, such as preservation or deletion. Office 365 Advanced Data Governance in preview and general availability is planned for this quarter.