The Advanced Team & Content Controls add-on, powered by BetterCloud, lets team admins securely deploy, manage, and govern their Dropbox Business teams with one operations management tool.
For example, team admins can use this add-on to:
This article walks admins through the steps to install and utilize the add-on for their Dropbox Business teams.
To install the Advanced Team Controls add-on and integrate it with Dropbox:
With alerts, admins can monitor security concerns in real-time and avoid data vulnerabilities. Visit the following links for a full overview on how to set up alerts:
“File Shared Externally” alert
The “File Shared Externally” and “Folder Shared Externally” alerts notify you when any Dropbox file or folder is shared directly with a user outside of your Dropbox team. Admins can also scan externally shared files for sensitive content. Learn how to set up the “Files Shared Externally” alert.
“Sensitive Data Scanned” alert
The “Sensitive Data Scanned” alert notifies you when your domain’s files contain sensitive data and can trigger an automated remediation workflow. Learn how to set up the “Sensitive Data Scanned” alert.
Workflows allow admins to automate actions across a Dropbox Business team using “if, then” logic. In the “Workflow Manager”, admins can view and control all workflows in one place. Visit the following links for a full overview on how to build workflows:
Account Capture workflow
Admins can receive an alert when team members have been chosen to migrate their independent Dropbox account into their Dropbox Business team. This alert can be used to ensure that team member settings conform with security policies. Learn how to build the “Account Captured” workflow.
Note: The “Account Capture” or “All Users Capture” feature is only available to Dropbox Business Enterprise teams.
Onboard and offboard employees
Onboarding workflows can automatically add new team members to all required groups and folders. Offboarding workflows can quickly restrict users from sensitive data and delete them from linked devices when someone leaves a Dropbox Business team or changes roles. Visit the following links to learn how to build onboarding and offboarding workflows:
Admins can scan both new and existing content in their Dropbox Business team to locate and avoid data vulnerabilities and check for security compliance. Visit this article to learn how to scan the content in your Dropbox Business team.
Audit the results
Admins can conduct audits from their content scans with customized conditioning. Visit this article to learn how to audit the results of your content scan.
Trigger a workflow from a “Go Forward” policy
Once a content scanning alert is published, it can be used as a workflow event. Visit this article to learn how to trigger a workflow from a “Go Forward” policy.
Take action on files violating a scan or policy
Admins can take customizable actions against files that violate a policy they’ve set up. Visit the following links to learn how to take action on file violations:
Visibility and control
User lifecycle management