Microsoft Teams security and compliance

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Simple for IT, secure for everyone

IT pros are the heroes of our connected world. Microsoft Teams has the built-in security, compliance, and management capabilities they need.


Help protect your data with advanced security capabilities.


Meet compliance requirements with support for regulations.


Manage Teams easily with the controls and granularity you need.

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Secure your information

Get advanced security controls with Microsoft Teams including data loss prevention, information barriers, retention policies, eDiscovery, legal hold, and more.

Stay compliant

Meet obligations to over 42 national, regional, and industry-specific regulations with help from the compliance capabilities in Microsoft Teams.

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Manage it your way

Microsoft Teams is designed with IT in mind, providing management capabilities for collaboration, meetings, callings, and apps in one place with simple administration.

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"If you make security hard, people may work around it. With Microsoft 365, we get native capabilities, visibility into our operational environment, and simplicity for all employees."

Simon Hodgkinson, Group Chief Information Security Officer, BP

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Additional resources for Teams admins

Microsoft Trust Center

Learn how Microsoft works to secure your data, protect privacy, and comply with global standards.

Teams adoption hub

Get the tools and guidance you need to get started and support your Teams rollout.

Teams admin training

Learn how to manage Microsoft Teams while staying more secure and compliant.

Get Microsoft Teams today

Get Teams along with Office apps, file sharing, email, and more.