Service Account

Cloud App Security protects:

  • Microsoft Office 365 services, including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business

  • G suite, including Google Drive and Gmail

  • Other cloud applications, including Box and Dropbox

Cloud App Security requires service accounts to integrate with those services that it protects. The service accounts can be categorized as:

  • Delegate accounts to integrate with Office 365 services

  • Authorized accounts to integrate with Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, and Gmail

  • Authorized account to integrate with Exchange Online


The service account that you create in Cloud App Security does not require a license.