Turn on Office 365 Cloud App Security

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Tip: Office 365 Cloud App Security is available in Office 365 Enterprise E5 or as an add-on for another Office 365 Enterprise subscription. If you are a global administrator or security administrator, you can turn on Office 365 Cloud App Security in the Security & Compliance Center. To view or add to your subscription, as a global admin, sign in to Office 365, and then choose Admin > Billing. For more information about plan options, see Compare All Office 365 for Business Plans.

Turn on Office 365 Cloud App Security

  1. As a global or security administrator, go to https://protection.office.com and sign in using your work or school account for Office 365. (This takes you to the Security & Compliance Center.)

  2. Go to Alerts > Manage advanced alerts.

  3. Select Turn on Office 365 Cloud App Security.

  4. Choose Go to Office 365 Cloud App Security.

    In the Security & Compliance Center, choose Manage Advanced Alerts to go to Office 365 Cloud App Security

    This takes you to the Office 365 Cloud App Security portal, where you can view reports and create or edit your policies.

Note: When you turn on Office 365 Cloud App Security, auditing information about your Office 365 user accounts and user activities is transferred to Microsoft Cloud App Security. This allows Office 365 to provide advanced alerts, filtering, and other features so you can get information and take action about suspicious activities.

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