Stop Advanced Cyberattacks with Sophos MDR for Microsoft Defender

Sophos security experts deliver 24/7 monitoring, investigation, and response for Microsoft environments.

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The Most Robust Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Service for Microsoft Defender

Extend your team with highly skilled experts who monitor, investigate, and respond to Microsoft Security alerts 24/7 and execute immediate, human-led response actions to confirmed threats.


Maximize Your Microsoft Security Investment

Many organizations utilize the Microsoft Security suite but lack the in-house expertise to use Microsoft's multi-product technology to detect, investigate, and respond to hundreds of security alerts every day.


3.4 million

The global shortage of cybersecurity practitioners currently needed

(ISC)², 2022 Cybersecurity Workforce Study



Sophos employs 500+ threat detection and response experts backed by six global security operations centers (SOCs)



of security teams struggle with too many noisy alerts from their tools

Sophos, The State of Cybersecurity 2023


32 Billion

The number of security events Sophos MDR processes every day, saving clients time, resources, and money


16 Hours

Median threat response time for orgs with a dedicated security team

Gartner, Cybersecurity Business
Value Benchmark database


38 Minutes

Sophos MDR has an industry-leading average threat response time of 38 minutes—96% faster than the industry benchmark

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Reduce Operating Expenditure (OpEX)

Sophos MDR provides enterprise- grade defense at a cost comparable to a single
full-time employee.

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Deploy in Minutes

Sophos MDR can be deployed in your environment and supporting your team in minutes.


Simple Management and Reporting

Sophos Central is your single dashboard for alerts, reporting, and management.

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24/7 Customer Support

Our global support team is available to help whenever you need us.

Detect and Stop Threats Beyond Microsoft Defender

Proprietary detections, advanced threat analytics, and world-class threat intelligence are built into the Sophos platform and add layers of defense, identifying more threats than Microsoft Security tools can on their own.

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Integrate Non-Microsoft Security Tools to Extend Your Visibility and Defense

Sophos MDR can integrate non-Microsoft security tools and telemetry sources from Sophos solutions or dozens of other vendors to detect and stop attacks across your entire environment.

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Integrate Microsoft with Sophos

Microsoft Teams

Windows Defender ATP

Office 365 Security

Microsoft 365 Defender

365 Audit Logs

Azure AD Identity Protection

Microsoft Defender for Cloud

Azure Sentinel (MDR)

Azure Sentinel (Cloud Optix)

Cloud Application Security

Azure Tools & Services



Integrate CrowdStrike with Sophos


Integrate Palo Alto with Sophos

Cortex XSOAR


Prisma Cloud


Integrate Fortinet with Sophos




Integrate Mimecast with Sophos

Email Security Cloud Gateway


Integrate Trend Micro with Sophos

Apex Central


Integrate Darktrace with Sophos

Enterprise Immune System


Integrate AWS with Sophos


Security Hub (Central)

Security Hub (Optix)


AWS Tools and Services

More Organizations Trust Sophos for MDR Than Any Other Service Provider

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The largest provider of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services


The highest-rated and most-reviewed MDR service on Gartner Peer Insights


The top-rated MDR service on G2


Industry-leading compatibility with virtually any environment or tech stack


The most expansive portfolio of world-class products and managed security services

Sophos MDR Customer Testimonials

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Cybersecurity That Drives Business Value

Organizations constantly balance cybersecurity risks and investments against business value and outcomes. Sophos MDR for Microsoft Defender helps you build a sustainable program that balances the need to protect with the need to run your business.
Sophos enables organizations to capture more value and supports growth in the following ways:

Get more ROI from your existing cybersecurity investments

With Sophos MDR, our expert analysts can leverage your existing Microsoft and non-Microsoft security technology investments to detect and respond to threats on your behalf.


Free-up IT and security staff to focus on business enablement

We provide the people, process, and technology to detect and respond to threats so your internal security and IT teams can focus on initiatives that drive growth for your business.


Reduce risk and costs associated with incidents and breaches

36% of ransomware attacks start with an exploited vulnerability and 29% start with compromised credentials— it’s essential that organizations have the ability to detect and stop threats that can bypass security tools.

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Improve cyber insurance coverage eligibility and premiums

Sophos MDR not only mitigates risk to your business but also helps satisfy cyber insurance requirements, like having 24/7 monitoring and endpoint detection and response (EDR) capabilities.


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