Data Loss Prevention

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) are services and measures taken to ensure sensitive/critical information does not leave an organization, electronically. In addition to perimeter security, security on endpoints (laptops, PCs) are also locked.

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GTB Technologies Recognized as Best Data Loss Prevention Solutions Provider for 2020
March 31, 2020

GTB Technologies has been recognized as “Best Data Loss Prevention Solutions Provider for 2020.” With organizations addressing digital transformation and a growing remote workforce, the risk of data breaches is increased from both insider and outsider perspectives.

Author: Shastri Sooknanan (Info-Tech)

Windows 7 End-of-Life Troubles Continue: ESUs Don’t Apply to Enterprises That Purchased Licences
March 17, 2020

Microsoft’s end-of-life support for Windows 7 has run into its first set of issues with its extended security updates (ESUs). Administrators who paid for the ESU found out their downloads are not applying.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Qualys Unveils Its New Vulnerability Management, Detection, and Response Matrix
March 17, 2020

Qualys’ newest product, VMDR (Vulnerability Management, Detection, and Response), will be available in March and will provide an all-in-one cloud-based solution for vulnerability management. VMDR will automate the entire management cycle on all endpoints.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

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IBM

IBM DLP

IBM Data Security Services – enterprise data loss prevention solution, leveraging Symantec’s data loss prevention technology, is designed to help your company better identify sensitive data, monitor and control its usage and protect your assets without impeding business productivity and expansion.

8.1

Composite Score

8.5

CX Score

+86

Emotional Footprint

79%

Likeliness to Recommend

14

Reviews

Trend Micro

Trend Micro DLP

Trend Micro™ Integrated DLP minimizes the complexity and cost of data security by integrating DLP functionality directly into your existing Trend Micro solutions and management consoles.

7.8

Composite Score

8.1

CX Score

+78

Emotional Footprint

77%

Likeliness to Recommend

13

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Symantec

Symantec DLP

Symantec extends data loss prevention to the cloud and across all of your high-risk data loss channels, so you can discover, monitor, and protect your information more completely and effectively.

7.5

Composite Score

7.6

CX Score

+71

Emotional Footprint

78%

Likeliness to Recommend

24

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Intel Corporation

Intel Corporation DLP

McAfee Total Protection for Data Loss Prevention (DLP) safeguards intellectual property and ensures compliance by protecting sensitive data wherever it lives—on premises, in the cloud, or at the endpoints. McAfee Total Protection for DLP is delivered through physical or virtual low-maintenance appliances and the McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator platform for streamlined deployment, management, updates, and reports.

8.9

Composite Score

9.3

CX Score

+99

Emotional Footprint

91%

Likeliness to Recommend

8

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Sophos

Sophos Enduser Protection Bundles

When you select a Sophos Enduser Protection bundle, you get more than just a great value. You get a set of products designed and supported by a single company focused on delivering security made simple. To us, that means the products are easy to use and that they complement each other, working even better together than they do on their own. For you, it means less work for better protection, with expert support just a phone call or email away.

7.4

Composite Score

7.7

CX Score

+74

Emotional Footprint

73%

Likeliness to Recommend

5

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Broadcom Inc.

CA Data Loss Prevention

Whether it’s on-premises, mobile or the cloud, CA Technologies' data protection solutions can meet your data security and regulatory requirements while enabling business to continue. It will allow your business to discover, classify and control of sensitive information across all phases of the data lifecycle: whether data is in-use, in-motion, at-rest or at-access.

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Clearswift

Clearswift Adaptive Data Loss Prevention

Clearswift’s DLP technology automatically applies the optimal security treatment based on the data’s content, context and required regulation policy. It helps protect and secure critical information as it is shared via email, the internet or cloud.

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Code Green Networks

Code Green Networks TrueDLP

Code Green Networks TrueDLP is a complete Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solution that allows companies to effectively discover, monitor, control, and secure sensitive data, whether on the network, in use on desktops or laptops, at rest on end-user devices and network servers, or stored in the cloud.

--

Composite Score

--

CX Score

+100

Emotional Footprint

67%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

Fidelis Cybersecurity

Fidelis XPS

Fidelis XPS™ equips security-conscious organizations to confidently detect, investigate and stop advanced attackers at every stage of the attack lifecycle.

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Composite Score

10.0

CX Score

+100

Emotional Footprint

100%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

Dell EMC

EMC RSA Data Loss Prevention

RSA Data Loss Prevention (DLP): Discover and monitor the location and flow of sensitive data such as customer credit card data, employee PII, or corporate intellectual property. Educate end users and enforce controls to prevent loss of sensitive data through email, web, PCs, smartphones, and more.

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Composite Score

7.9

CX Score

+83

Emotional Footprint

93%

Likeliness to Recommend

3

Reviews

Trustwave

Trustwave DLP

Trustwave Data Loss Prevention helps enterprises discover, monitor and secure data at rest, in motion, and in use to prevent exfiltration and ensure regulatory compliance.

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Composite Score

4.6

CX Score

+42

Emotional Footprint

67%

Likeliness to Recommend

2

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Digital Guardian

Digital Guardian DLP

Breaches are inevitable, losing data is not. Digital Guardian for Data Loss Prevention (DLP) gives you everything you need – the deepest visibility, the fine-grained control and the industry’s broadest data loss protection coverage – to stop sensitive data from getting out of your organization.

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Composite Score

8.6

CX Score

+96

Emotional Footprint

89%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

InfoWatch

InfoWatch DLP

InfoWatch software solutions are designed to control the handling of corporate data and protect it from being leaked or inappropriately shared, and to minimize the risks associated with the transmission of information.

--

Composite Score

--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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DeviceLock

DeviceLock DLP

DeviceLock provides network administrators the ability to set and enforce contextual policies for how, when, where to, and by whom data can or can’t be moved to or from company laptops or desktop PCs via devices like phones, digital cameras, USB sticks, CD/DVD-R, tablets, printers or MP3 players. In addition, policies can be set and enforced for copy operations via the Windows Clipboard, as well as screenshot operations on the endpoint computer.

--

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Proofpoint

Proofpoint Enterprise Privacy

Industry-Leading Data Loss Prevention and Encryption to control information that leaves your organization in your emails, social media and web file sharing—and protect it from exposure at all times

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Composite Score

8.7

CX Score

+97

Emotional Footprint

85%

Likeliness to Recommend

3

Reviews

Wave systems Corp.

Wave Data Protection Suite

The Wave Data Protection Suite goes wherever your devices go, on or off your network, online or offline. Which means it protects your data from the full range of modern risks: device theft, missent emails, flash drives, portable hot spots, hardware keyloggers. All the stuff your nightmares are made of. And it’s managed with a single console

--

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Blue Coat

Blue Coat DLP

Safeguard your sensitive company data. Blue Coat Data Loss Prevention (DLP) enables you to detect and block potential data leaks quickly and accurately, all while achieving industry and regulatory compliance. With Blue Coat DLP, you can leverage powerful discovery capabilities to prevent sensitive, unsecured data from traveling across the network and winding up in the wrong hands.

--

Composite Score

--

CX Score

+100

Emotional Footprint

22%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

Imperva

Imperva DLP

SecureSphere data protection solutions address all aspects of database security and compliance with database auditing and real-time protection that will not impact performance or availability. SecureSphere scales to support the largest database and Big Data installations. By automating security and compliance, it is not surprising that thousands of organizations choose Imperva SecureSphere for data to safeguard their most valuable assets.

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Composite Score

8.8

CX Score

+100

Emotional Footprint

89%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

Virtru

Virtru DLP

Virtru DLP is the easiest, most convenient way to prevent sensitive information from leaking outside of your organization unencrypted. Whether you need to comply with regulations or protect financial, legal, or HR information, Virtru DLP makes it easy.

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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OpenText

OpenText DLP

Secure mail data loss prevention helps ensure critical business information is protected based on your organization's security needs.

--

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

HP Atalla

HP Atalla Information Protection and Control (IPC) Suite solves the complex challenge of providing data classification and data security by providing organizations the means to bring protection to the data itself. HP Atalla IPC applies protection at a point where information is created, and makes that protection persistent, so it follows the information wherever it goes. This secures sensitive data no matter where it actually resides.

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Composite Score

8.7

CX Score

+98

Emotional Footprint

78%

Likeliness to Recommend

2

Reviews

SAP

SAP Halocore

Halocore monitors data extracted from SAP and blocks downloads that would violate internal data security policy. Additionally, all download behavior is logged for further auditing and with Halocore’s GRC Extension, and appropriate personnel can be alerted of blocked downloads to investigate and take further action.

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Composite Score

8.8

CX Score

+100

Emotional Footprint

100%

Likeliness to Recommend

1

Reviews

CorreLog

CorreLog DLP

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) is very difficult because there is so much data and so many legacy applications that are unaccounted for, it's hard to monitor and manage for security threat. CorreLog and Xbridge have combined to create a unique DLP product that identifies those legacy apps and sensitive files that need to be included in a data security strategy.

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

Reviews

Gemalto

Gemalto Enterprise Security

With Gemalto Identity and Data Protection solutions for enterprise security, organizations can take a data-centric approach to their security posture, all while controlling access to the infrastructure and applications they rely upon.

--

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Check Point Software Technologies

Check Point DLP

Check Point Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Software Blade combines technology and processes to revolutionize DLP, helping businesses to pre-emptively protect sensitive information from unintentional loss, educating users on proper data handling policies and empowering them to remediate incidents in real-time.

--

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--

CX Score

--

Emotional Footprint

--

Likeliness to Recommend

0

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GTB Technologies Recognized as Best Data Loss Prevention Solutions Provider for 2020
March 31, 2020

GTB Technologies has been recognized as “Best Data Loss Prevention Solutions Provider for 2020.” With organizations addressing digital transformation and a growing remote workforce, the risk of data breaches is increased from both insider and outsider perspectives.

Author: Shastri Sooknanan (Info-Tech)

Windows 7 End-of-Life Troubles Continue: ESUs Don’t Apply to Enterprises That Purchased Licences
March 17, 2020

Microsoft’s end-of-life support for Windows 7 has run into its first set of issues with its extended security updates (ESUs). Administrators who paid for the ESU found out their downloads are not applying.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Qualys Unveils Its New Vulnerability Management, Detection, and Response Matrix
March 17, 2020

Qualys’ newest product, VMDR (Vulnerability Management, Detection, and Response), will be available in March and will provide an all-in-one cloud-based solution for vulnerability management. VMDR will automate the entire management cycle on all endpoints.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Microsoft Unveils Tamper Support for Windows 10 Defender Advanced Threat Protection
March 16, 2020

Microsoft has added its Windows 10 Tamper Protection controls to the public version of Microsoft Defender. Previously available only to enterprise users, Tamper Protection is intended to better detect threats that make it past other defences and to provide remediation suggestions.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Qualys Discovers Critical Flaw With OpenBSD Mail Server, Multiple Programs Vulnerable
March 11, 2020

Qualys Research Labs, a vulnerability management provider, discovered a vulnerability in the OpenSMTPD Mail server used in conjunction with the OpenBSD operating system. This flaw allows for an attacker to execute arbitrary code with command privileges.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

United Nations Faces Cyber-Espionage; Failure to Patch Causes Breach
March 03, 2020

A leaked UN report showed that servers were compromised during a cyberattack that exploited an older version of Microsoft SharePoint. This breach is a case study in the importance of both patch management and transparency.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Microsoft Troubles Continue; Zero-Day Vulnerability Places Windows Users at Risk
February 24, 2020

Reported by Microsoft on January 17, the company admitted to another vulnerability in the older versions of its Windows products. A vulnerability in the remote code execution (RCE) was found in the scripting engine of Internet Explorer (IE).

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Windows 7 Reaches End of Life; Are You About to Pay the Price?
February 24, 2020

Last fall, Microsoft announced that it would be ending support for Windows 7 on January 14, 2020.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Windows 10 Security Flaw Discovered; Millions of Devices at Risk
January 28, 2020

On January 14, Microsoft issued a statement acknowledging a crucial security flaw within its Windows 10 operating systems: a failure in the Windows 10 CryptoAPI service that affects both Windows 10 and Windows Server Update systems.

Author: Isaac Kinsella (Info-Tech)

Datex’s DataStealth Reduces Data Loss by Limiting Sensitive Data Acquisition
December 31, 2019

DataStealth is a difficult product to classify. It resembles DLP and privacy software but doesn’t fit neatly in either category. DataStealth focuses on data obfuscation, using a novel approach aimed at limiting sensitive-data acquisition.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Zecurion Offers Flexible Rules and Data Discovery Tool to Boost DLP Outcomes
December 18, 2019

Zecurion DLP offers a robust set of features, including optical-character and voice analysis (for images and recordings, respectively), but equally attention-grabbing is the level of granularity that can be applied to Zecurion’s rules configuration.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

McAfee Seeks to Level Up DLP With Unified Cloud Edge
November 22, 2019

Creating an effective data loss prevention (DLP) program is a difficult task because of the myriad ways data can leave an organization. Tools help, but often not as much as we’d like. Enter McAfee Unified Cloud Edge.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Digital Guardian Sees Behavior Analytics as the Future of DLP
November 20, 2019

Digital Guardian has been a data loss prevention (DLP) leader for some time, so we’d all do well to listen when it says the future of DLP will focus on data, user behavior, and conditions of use.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Symantec Now Has Zero Trust for Cloud DLP
August 19, 2019

Symantec recently announced new features for its Integrated Cyber Defense Platform aimed at boosting DLP strategies in the cloud via zero trust technologies from Luminate, which was acquired by Symantec back in February.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

GTB Gets the W-I-N for DLP in 2019
July 04, 2019

GTB Technologies was recently crowned the winner of Acquisition International’s cyber security award in the DLP category for its anti-malware and insider threat capabilities.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Cloud Is Cool, but DLP Is a Sticky Wicket
June 27, 2019

Using the cloud has become second nature for today’s organizations, and in most cases, cloud enthusiasts report an overall security improvement. However, DLP remains an issue.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Symantec Helps Defend Against Fake Apps With Real DLP
May 13, 2019

Fake apps that look real have been on the rise lately as a means of stealing sensitive data. However, Symantec has sought to defend against this technique with its Threat Aware Data Protection DLP product.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Virtru DLP Ascends the FedRAMP
March 27, 2019

On March 6, 2019 Virtru, a data loss prevention (DLP) vendor specializing in encryption, was awarded Federal Risk and Authorization Management (FedRAMP) approval – the barrier to entry for use by governmental organizations.

Author: Logan Rohde (Info-Tech)

Water Tanks, Wine Cellars, and Digital Transformation
May 25, 2018

According to a recent survey by data backup and management company Commvault, IT departments are not ready to lead digital transformation. I think a major impediment is in how IT departments, especially infrastructure managers, view data.

Author: John Sloan (Info-Tech)