Data Loss Prevention (DLP) capabilities protect your data where it is stored, when it is moved, and when it is shared. This week Microsoft began rolling out DLP to SharePoint Online and is available in premier enterprise SKUs, making these critical Office 365 compliance/protection capabilities available for both end users and IT admins. This is another important milestone in Microsoft’s efforts to deliver information protection controls to IT, to protect sensitive information and prevent it from being inadvertently disclosed. At the same time, built in policy tips and end-user education help employees make the right choices when working with sensitive data.
IT admins will now see new controls in the Office 365 Compliance Center, allowing for easy set up for DLP policies in SharePoint Online.
For more details, read the article in full on the Office 365 Blog here.