365 Overseas successful login detected

Title of the alert: “Overseas Successful Login”

Description: Alerts if a successful login is made from a suspected overseas IP address.

Options:

  • It is possible to ignore specific IP addresses
  • It is possible to ignore specifics users

The problem: This alert is triggered when a login is detected from a suspected overseas location.

Impact: If it is from overseas, and you do not have any staff members overseas, then it may be an indication of an account breach (intrusion).

Suggested steps: Engage a technician to confirm that the alert is accurate, and if so then the technician should suggest and undertake suitable mitigation steps to remedy the situation.