MSSP Partners can now offer Microsoft Office 365 and Teams compliance and security as a service

BOSTON – April 9, 2020 – Nucleus Cyber, the intelligent data-centric security company for the modern workplace, today announced NC Protect is now available as a service through authorized Manage Security Service Provider (MSSP) Partners to provide Microsoft Office 365 and Teams compliance and security.

Fully integrated with Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, Teams, Yammer, and Windows files shares, NC Protect is content and context aware to automatically find, classify and secure and/or block access and sharing of unstructured data on-premises, in the cloud and in hybrid environments. NC Protect offered as an MSSP service is ideal for smaller organizations that need to protect sensitive information, amplified by the surge in remote workers, from oversharing, misuse, unauthorized file access and theft, enabling enterprises to ensure secure collaboration.

“Digital collaboration has grown exponentially in the past few weeks. For companies new to collaboration and those who have an increased volume of data shared digitally, the ability to quickly implement security and compliance is critical to ensure information is accessed and shared properly,” Kurt Mueffelmann, CEO of Nucleus Cyber, stated. “MSSP Partners can now leverage the NC Protect platform to easily provide customers with dynamic data protection, sensitive information discovery, and access and permissions auditing to support secure collaboration.”

MSSPs leveraging NC Protect can provide customers with provide Office 365 compliance and security with minimal set-up to:

  • Discover and classify unknown sensitive information across repositories
  • Leverage a customer’s existing compliance and security policies for data protection
  • Proactively secure and block access and oversharing to sensitive information
  • Identify who has access to all files and documents across an entity
  • Create a monthly audit / permissions map for compliance and access review purposes

Inceptus, a next generation Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) providing cyber security services to customers, is using NC Protect for its Managed DATA PROTECTION offering. “As an MSSP provider, the hardest area to gain organizational visibility is the insider threat. Our partnership with Nucleus Cyber now gives us that capability. The NC Protect platform provides Inceptus with the ability to deliver a secure collaboration platform, layered with SOC services to identify and alert on insider threats within our customer environments,” said John Schlager, CEO and Co-Founder of Inceptus. “Managed DATA PROTECTION powered by NC Protect is a fantastic solution for any customer that is regulated, has sensitive data, or is concerned with the insider threat.”

NC Protect’s highly granular context and content aware controls allow customers to safeguard data and IP in midsize to large enterprises, as well as industries with large amounts of regulated and sensitive data, including government, defense, utilities, financial services, healthcare and pharmaceuticals.

About Inceptus

Inceptus is a next generation Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) providing cyber security services. The company offers dynamic, flexible, and cost-effective security platforms to protect any organization no matter how complex their environment. Whether you are a cloud–native, on-premise, micro-services, or complex hybrid environment our managed cyber solutions are designed to adapt and fit the needs of any organization. We use the most advanced technologies including Data-Driven Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and Security, Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) to provide unparalleled security at all stages of the cyber kill chain and give deep insight into your environment and how your data is behaving and being utilized.

About Nucleus Cyber

Nucleus Cyber is the intelligent data-centric security solution for the modern workplace providing dynamic, granular information protection that leverages existing infrastructure investments. The NC Protect platform dynamically adjusts file access and protections based on real-time comparison of user context and file content to enforce data governance and security policies for more secure collaboration. It minimizes data loss and misuse risk for a wide range of digital environments including SharePoint, Office 365, Teams, Yammer, Dropbox and file shares. For more information visit or follow @nucleuscyber.