Data Loss Prevention News
May 06, 2015
Data loss prevention tools have been on the market for close to 10 years, but adoption and deployment are still inconsistent. Experts point to a shift in how enterprises will deploy DLP moving forward.
December 05, 2014
News roundup: The industry is losing the battle against hidden malware, finding it in unlikely places from sandboxes to e-cigarettes. Plus: Richard Clarke's security tips for CEOs; data loss and downtime cost companies big; and are cheap tablets ...
February 11, 2014
NBC's report on hacking in Russia stretched the truth, experts said, but travelers who ignore business data security basics face risks everywhere.
January 16, 2014
Expert Joseph Granneman looks back at the 2013 Verizon DBIR and provides key takeaways for companies looking to avoid being part of the 2014 edition.
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Before deploying and implementing a data loss prevention product, enterprises should have an effective data classification policy in place. Expert Bill Hayes explains how that can be done. Continue Reading
It’s been a relatively quiet few months in data loss prevention. Not as commonly deployed as firewalls and malware protection, DLP has proven itself as a worthy security control, and its role may continue to grow. The environment DLP seeks to ... Continue Reading
Expert Bill Hayes describes how to create a data flow map to visualize where sensitive data is processed, how it transits the network and where it's stored. Continue Reading
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Expert Bill Hayes lays out six steps to take in order to buy the right data loss protection (DLP) products for your organization. Continue Reading
Learn how to evaluate and buy the right full-disk encryption product for your organization with this FDE buyer's guide. Continue Reading
Expert Karen Scarfone examines the features of Symantec Endpoint Encryption, a full disk encryption product for Windows laptops, desktops and servers. Continue Reading
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Expert Bill Hayes details usage scenarios for deploying data loss prevention: standalone suites, integrated tools and standalone/integrated DLP combined. Continue Reading
While cookies can be helpful, mobile persistent cookies can pose a serious threat to users and enterprises. Expert Michael Cobb explains how to mitigate the risk and eliminate the threat. Continue Reading
The NIST incident response plan involves four phases enterprises can take to improve security incident handling. Expert Mike O. Villegas reviews each step. Continue Reading
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Remote wipe is the option most people think of when looking to erase data on mobile phones, but it isn't always the most effective. Expert Nick Lewis explores how to fully remove data from a device. Continue Reading
Securing credit card data -- both online and at brick-and-mortar stores -- requires security measures beyond those mandated by PCI DSS. Expert Philip Alexander outlines six out-of-band security controls to consider. Continue Reading
Enterprises revisit data classification and protection strategies after rocky 2014. Continue Reading