Examine email protection in Microsoft 365

Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Microsoft 365
Office 365

This module examines how Exchange Online Protection (EOP) protects organizations from phishing and spoofing. It also explores how EOP blocks spam, bulk email, and malware before they arrive in users’ mailboxes.

Learning objectives

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

  • Describe how Exchange Online Protection analyzes email to provide anti-malware pipeline protection.
  • List several mechanisms used by Exchange Online Protection to filter spam and malware.
  • Describe other solutions administrators might implement to provide extra protection against phishing and spoofing.
  • Understand how EOP provides protection against outbound spam.