Examine data security and compliance in Microsoft Copilot for Microsoft 365

Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Microsoft 365
Office 365

This module examines how Microsoft Copilot for Microsoft 365 adheres to existing privacy and compliance obligations, how it ensures data residency and compliance boundary, and how it uses access controls and isolation to protect sensitive business data.


The information in this Module applies to the Microsoft 365 Copilot Early Access Program, an invite-only paid preview program for commercial customers. Details are subject to change as copilot becomes generally available.


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Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe how Microsoft Copilot for Microsoft 365 uses proprietary business data.
  • Understand how Copilot protects sensitive business data.
  • Describe how Copilot uses Microsoft 365 isolation and access controls.
  • Understand how Copilot meets regulatory compliance mandates.