Office 365 advanced protection

Office 365 Home and Office 365 Personal give you advanced protection from viruses and cybercrime, tools to help keep your information secure and private, and ways to recover your files from malicious attacks.

Advanced protection from viruses and cybercriminals

Applies to: Outlook

Illustration of paper with a checkmark partially inserted into an envelope. It represents advanced security protection for email attachments and links.

Learn how Outlook.com scans your email attachments and checks the links you click in real time for viruses or phishing scams.

Tools to help keep your information private & secure

Applies to: Outlook, OneDrive

Illustration of a shield with a wrench on it. It represents security tools for email messages and shared files.

To protect confidential information, encrypt your email, prevent forwarding, store sensitive files securely, and password-protect files you share.

Recover files from malicious attacks

Applies to: OneDrive

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Learn how Office 365 alerts you of a ransomware or malicious attack and helps you restore your OneDrive files so they're not held captive.

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