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Microsoft's CASB product stems from the company's acquisition of Adallom in 2015. Adallom started shipping in early 2013.
Enterprises and small to medium size organizations.
As part of Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS), Cloud App Security builds on Microsoft's broader security platform and works together with other identity and security solutions, including Azure Active Directory, Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics, Microsoft Intune and Azure Information Protection. Additionally, it is deeply integrated with Office 365, providing security management and transparency capabilities.
Supported cloud applications
Office 365, Box, Okta, Google Apps, AWS, Service Now, Salesforce, Dropbox.
Applicable across all verticals.
CSA Star Certification, EU Model Clauses, EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, FISC, HIPAA/HITECH, ISO 9001, ISO 22301, ISO 27001, ISO 27018, PCI DSS, UK G-Cloud.
Method of delivery
Technology (API, proxy or hybrid):
Cloud App Security is available through API deployment. A proxy (in-session control) deployment option is in Private Preview.
Cloud App Security is available for purchase as a subscription for $5 per user per month as the estimated retail price. It is also a component of Microsoft Mobility + Security E5.
Approximate number of paying customers
Free Security Resources
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