Trend Micro Announces Comprehensive Security Capabilities for Microsoft Office 365 Customers

Trend Micro Announces Comprehensive Security Capabilities for Microsoft Office
                                365 Customers

New features protect against targeted attacks and data loss as organizations
migrate to the cloud

PR Newswire

DALLAS and WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014

DALLAS and WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --As more organizations
transition to the cloud for increased efficiencies and streamlined management
of IT infrastructure, Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a
global leader^1 in cloud security, today announced upcoming new and enhanced
security capabilities for Microsoft™ Office 365™ customers. These expanded
services demonstrate Trend Micro's commitment to delivering solutions that
secure cloud architectures combined with centralized management and
comprehensive protection controls to guard against data loss and advanced
malware within Microsoft's existing secure infrastructure.

"Our history with Microsoft runs deep, and our combined approach to providing
customers with sound security will help users achieve the full benefits and
ROI the cloud has to offer," said Partha Panda, vice president, global
channels and strategic alliances, Trend Micro. "This complementary approach to
security will enable Microsoft partners to address their customers' security
concerns so they can more effectively close deals. As the largest, pure-play
security software provider, we are deeply committed to being innovators in
cloud protection as adoption surges across global industries."

Trend Micro enhances Microsoft environments with multi-layered threat and data
protection that encompasses endpoints, Web and email. To better support
channel partners' ability to sell Trend Micro's additional security solutions
for Microsoft Cloud, these centrally managed solutions will be available as
part of the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Complete suite. This interconnected
set of security offerings delivers protection at endpoint, application and
network levels to protect users with the broadest range of anti-malware
capabilities available to thwart attacks such as Citadel, Luuuk, SpyEye and
ZeuS. The suite enables organizations to tailor their defense based on their
unique business requirements with flexible on-premise, cloud and hybrid
deployment models that fit dynamic IT environments as they transition to the

"Being a partner of both Microsoft and Trend Micro allows us to offer powerful
solutions that will help our customers' businesses grow by providing
user-friendly technology that drives productivity and profitability as
securely as possible," said Mike Hogan, Microsoft General Manager, En Pointe
Technologies. "We are excited to learn that Trend Micro is continuing to
invest in its Microsoft relationship. Microsoft's cloud services meet the
needs of a wide variety of our customers, and the inclusion of Trend Micro
gives us the ability to create an even stronger selling point."

At this year's Microsoft World Partner Conference, Trend Micro will highlight
new security offerings for Microsoft Cloud and Office 365, including:

Trend Micro™ Cloud App Security
This new offering integrates directly with Office 365 using a Microsoft™ API
for Exchange Online, SharePoint™ Online and OneDrive™ for Business. By
providing data at rest encryption with customer-managed keys, customers will
have added control of their data while preserving Office 365 functionality.

It also reduces risk with advanced malware scanning through sandbox analysis
and simplifies compliance with data loss prevention.

Trend Micro™ Hosted Email Security
Currently, Trend Micro Hosted Email Security provides top performing spam^2
and malware filtering for Office 365, protecting users by scanning emails for
malicious attachments and URLs, spam and graymail, and phishing attacks. The
coming update includes enhanced spear phishing protection and hidden malware

Trend Micro offers a comprehensive range of security solutions for Microsoft
environments, including Deep Security™, SecureCloud™ and PortalProtect™ in
support of Azure, SharePoint and Agent Extension. Additionally, Trend Micro
solutions now support Exchange, SharePoint and Lync servers, on-premise or in
the cloud. Trend Micro is also a member of MAPP (Microsoft Active Protections
Program) to protect against zero-day vulnerabilities announced in Microsoft
Security Advisories.

For more information on Trend Micro's comprehensive security features for
Microsoft Office 365, visit:

A beta site of the Cloud App Security offering can also be accessed after
registration at:

About Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software, strives to
make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Built on 25 years of
experience, our solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide
layered data security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints,
gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of
information, with innovative security technology that is simple to deploy and
manage, and fits an evolving ecosystem. All of our solutions are powered by
cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection
Network™ infrastructure, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around
the globe. For more information, visit

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^1 Experton Group - 2013 Cloud Vendor Benchmark report

^2 OpusOne Anti Spam tests;

SOURCE Trend Micro Incorporated

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