Protect Microsoft 365 and Azure Directory with Bluedog.
Having your Microsoft 365 and Active Directory in the cloud has many benefits, but attackers can also abuse this ease of access. User credentials are being leaked and stolen every day, with attackers abusing these stolen credentials and trying to log into your organization remotely. Bluedog’s Microsoft 365 Security Monitoring can protect your staff and information wherever they are; we can protect your company’s extended network.
Bluedog helps you to secure your Microsoft 365 environment. It can take in all Microsoft 365 events, as well as the Azure Security Center with a few clicks. Employees are not always in the office but are working elsewhere. There might be suspicious account login attempts from outside the office, data exfiltration from SharePoint, or phishing emails that arrive in your employee’s email.
Bluedog Microsoft 365 Security monitoring is a managed service that detects if email accounts are hacked into and abused by attackers. This is a common attack that is next to impossible to prevent with automated solutions. Bluedog Microsoft 365 Security Monitoring can detect and take actions if accounts are breached and abused by a malicious third party. It identifies emails sent to victims on behalf of the breached user to identify email rules that the attackers create during the MITM attack to intercept the replies. The solutions help in spotting these attacks very fast and alerting the compromised users so that immediate actions are taken.
The Value of Microsoft 365 Security Monitoring
If you are using Microsoft 365 within your organization and are looking to secure your environment, then look no further for Microsoft 365 Security Monitoring.
Employees working from home:- It is very difficult to monitor devices which aren’t on the company premises. With our Microsoft 365 and Azure Active Directory monitoring, these devices are also included. No more devices outside the network are missed out.
User Behavior:- More data means more knowledge, which is what it’s all about. When Bluedog sees your internal network data as well as the Microsoft 365 usage, the data scientists inside the Bluedog SOC correlate user behavior to identify abnormal behavior. This is the kind of information that truly identifies attackers are inside an organization. When a cloud account is breached, anti-virus solutions or internal solutions like firewalls won’t be triggered. The Bluedog SOC will spot the attacker as they navigate their way across the network. An unusual login location or lateral movement across the network to find and exfiltrate files is what stands out.
Cloud Abuse is being detected:- Having your Active Directory in the cloud has many benefits, but attackers can also abuse this ease of access. User credentials are being leaked and stolen every day, with attackers abusing these stolen credentials and trying to log into your organization remotely. With Bluedog Microsoft 365 security monitoring, these login attempts or actual break-ins are being detected and immediately acted on. No more data exfiltration breaches will happen through your Microsoft Office 365 or Azure Active Directory (AD) Environments.
How does Microsoft 365 security monitoring work?
- Our software constantly monitors your Microsoft 365 tenancy
- Anomalies are immediately reported to our 24/7/365 Security Operations Centre
- Our Security Experts have constant eyes on the screens
- We can quickly mitigate and remediate any issues
- We recommend what changes are needed to make your tenancy more secure
- You also get access to the Monitoring Dashboards
- In real-time, you can see who’s doing what, when, and where
What do we see?
- Successful Logins from unusual locations – quickly cut off potential external attacks
- Failed and attempted logins – is someone trying to gain access to your Microsoft 365?
- Account creations – attackers move sideways through your system by creating new accounts
- File accesses and exfiltration – we can alert unusual file downloads or large amounts of data being saved to other cloud services
- Email rule additions – a favorite attack pattern is to create rules to forward sensitive emails to rogue email addresses then delete the original!
- Account Operations – Are passwords being changed, accounts deleted, accounts created, permissions changed?
- Security Score – We report on the security state of your Microsoft® 365 tenancy
How Bluedog Microsoft 365 security monitoring helps you:- There are always employees on the road with a company laptop that isn’t being monitored traditionally. With our Microsoft 365 and Azure Active Directory monitoring, these devices are now fully monitored.
The Microsoft 365 monitoring service can detect risks ranging from suspicious account logins and data downloads to phishing emails arriving in an employee’s inbox. The service, which is the only one of its type that is overseen by a live cybersecurity team, costs from just $2.5 per user per month and can be switched on remotely. The Bluedog office 365 security monitoring service integrates with the Azure Active Directory and matches the company’s internal network data with its Microsoft 365 usage to identify abnormal behavior. Any suspicious incidents will automatically alert the team at its security operations center who can then investigate and act upon them.
Microsoft 365 security monitoring service
Microsoft 365 security monitoring service offers a quick and easy way to effectively bring these into the network from a security perspective Launched in 2019, Bluedog aims to revolutionize the cybersecurity market by making monitoring services accessible to businesses of all sizes. Microsoft 365 monitoring service offers a quick and easy way to effectively bring these into the network from a security perspective.
Detecting breaches in cloud-based systems
Bluedog will detect breaches of cloud-based systems that would not trigger conventional defenses such as anti-virus solutions and firewalls. The service highlights unusual login locations or lateral movement so the team will be able to spot the attacker navigating across the network. Having a human on hand to check and interpret data can make all the difference. Bluedog Microsoft 365 monitoring service is the only one of its type that is backed by an expert team that has full sight of all alerts and can make an informed decision.
Restricted data access
The service also allows companies to see which files and emails have been accessed, downloaded, deleted and from which account and location so they can check if data has been stolen. To ensure companies’ privacy, Bluedog is only able to see the filenames and locations, and not the contents of files. According to the Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2020, which was carried out before the global lockdown, corporate staff in 53% of the businesses were regularly using their own laptops or devices.