Video: First Look at Advanced Threat Protection in Office 365 to Stop Unknown Malware and Phishing Attacks

If you’re not satisfied with your current spam filtering and looking to harden your email environment, we show you what you can do with the latest in Advanced Threat Protection. We take a look at new capabilities in Microsoft Office 365 and Exchange Online to consistently protect you against phishing attacks with new features such as Safe Attachments, Safe Link, and more to safeguard against malware and bulk spamming.

Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection against unknown malware and viruses—Today EOP employs a robust and layered anti-virus protection powered with three different engines against known malware and viruses. ATP extends this protection through a feature called Safe Attachments, which protects against unknown malware and viruses, and provides better zero-day protection to safeguard your messaging system. All messages and attachments that don’t have a known virus/malware signature are routed to a special hypervisor environment, where a behavior analysis is performed using a variety of machine learning and analysis techniques to detect malicious intent. If no suspicious activity is detected, the message is released for delivery to the mailbox.