Manage insider risk in Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365
Office 365

Insider risk management in Microsoft 365 helps organizations address internal risks, such as IP theft, fraud, and sabotage. Learn about insider risk management and how Microsoft technologies can help you detect, investigate, and take action on risky activities in your organization.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:

  • Explain how insider risk management in Microsoft 365 can help prevent, detect, and contain internal risks in an organization.
  • Describe the types of built-in, pre-defined policy templates.
  • List the prerequisites that need to be met before creating insider risk policies.
  • Explain the types of actions you can take on an insider risk management case.


  • Cloud computing concepts
  • Microsoft 365 product and services