ATP – Microsoft Threat Protection will automatically turn on for eligible license

On June 1st, 2020, Microsoft Threat Protection will be automatically turn on when you hold one of the following licenses:

  • Microsoft Threat Protection
  • Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection
  • Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
  • Microsoft Cloud App Security
  • Azure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Microsoft 365 E5
  • Microsoft 365 E5 Security
  • Windows 10 Enterprise E5
  • Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) E5
  • Office 365 E5
  • Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection
  • Azure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Microsoft Cloud App Security
  • Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection (Plan 2)

You can learn more about Threat Protection here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/security/business/threat-protection/integrated-threat-protection

If you are eligible, you can turn on Threat Protection right now to the Security Center portal (https://security.microsoft.com/settings) and follow the steps outlined here https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/security/mtp/mtp-enable

If you are already using Threat Protection, no action is required from you and your current configuration will continue to as before.

Benoit Hamet
Benoit Hamet
Benoit is working on Microsoft collaborative technologies He has been awarded as MVP for more than 12 years Currently MVP on Office 365 after being awarded on SharePoint (2011-2012) and Windows client & server (2002-2007) Speaker at various Microsoft events (TechDays, TechNet seminars) and Quest Software He works on on-premises (Active Directory, RADIUS/NPS, Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, SQL, Terminal Server, Windows client and Windows Server) or online (Azure, Intune, Office 365, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online, Teams) technologies