Manage insider risk in Microsoft Purview

Security Operations Analyst
Microsoft 365
Microsoft 365 Security Center
Office 365
Microsoft Purview

Microsoft Purview Insider Risk Management 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 Microsoft Purview Insider Risk Management 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