Exchange Online

Complete the following fields:

Option Description

Monitor this data source and collect activity data

Enable monitoring of the selected data source and configure Netwrix Auditor to collect and store audit data.

Configure audit settings

You can adjust audit settings automatically. Your current audit settings will be checked on each data collection and adjusted if necessary.

NOTE: This method is recommended for evaluation purposes in test environments. If any conflicts are detected with your current audit settings, automatic audit configuration will not be performed.

Do not select the checkbox if you want to configure audit settings manually. For a full list of audit settings required to collect comprehensive audit data and instructions on how to configure them, refer to Configure IT Infrastructure for Auditing and Monitoring.

Collect data for state-in-time reports

Configure Netwrix Auditor to store daily snapshots of your Exchange Online configuration required for further state-in-time reports generation. See State–in–Time Reports for more information.

The product updates the latest snapshot on the regular basis to keep users up-to-date on actual system state. Only the latest snapshot is available for reporting in Netwrix Auditor.

NOTE: Import historical snapshots to Audit Database is not available for Exchange Online.

Collect data on non-owner access to mailboxes

Enable monitoring of unauthorized access to mailboxes within your Exchange Online organization. Configure the following:

  • Notify users if someone gained access to their mailboxes—Select this checkbox if you want to notify users on non-owner access to their mailboxes.
  • Notify only specific users—Select this checkbox and click Add Recipient to specify the list of users who will receive notifications on non-owner access to their mailboxes. Users not included in this list will not be notified.

Review your data source settings and click Add to go back to your plan. The newly created data source will appear in the Data source list. As a next step, click Add item to specify an object for monitoring. See Add Items for Monitoring for more information.