Office 365 - "This website was blocked by your Office 365 administrator."

Issue/Question

  • I clicked on a link in a document or email and received the message "This website was blocked by your Office 365 administrator."

Environment

  • Oregon State University
  • Office 365
  • Email
  • Web browsing

Explanation

OSU uses Microsoft's "Safe Links" feature to protect against known malicious websites. When you click on a link in a Microsoft document or email, the link will first be checked against a constantly-updated list of known malicious websites. If a malicious link is detected, you will not be able to visit the link.

Assistance

For assistance, contact the Service Desk.

Details

Article ID: 131154
Created
Mon 4/12/21 2:59 PM
Modified
Wed 4/14/21 1:49 PM