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24
Apr

The Death of Data Loss Prevention (As We Know It)

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Recent high profile breaches underscore the fact that data loss prevention (DLP) technologies are not as effective as we would hope. There are two major reasons for this: 1) traditional DLP technologies focus too much on content which can be maliciously manipulated and 2) traditional DLP discards non-policy violations (yes, events are simply dumped). DLP’s Content-Aware […]

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21
Mar

DLP Vendors Update – 2017

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Being that DLP Experts lives in the data loss prevention world, we keep constant tab of the DLP marketplace. We monitor the ebbs and flows, births and marriages, and yes even the deaths. For many years, there was an identity crisis of sorts, with many different types of products claiming to be “data loss prevention.” […]

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22
Aug

Beware DLP Quotes without packaged deployment services

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Today I met with the third company in as many months that has acquired data loss prevention (DLP) enforcement technologies without also being quoted for professional deployment services. In today’s world of DLP, almost no company should attempt to implement enterprise DLP (network, storage and endpoint) without a professional services engagement. In fact, most DLP […]

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17
Jan

DLP Buyer’s Guide for RSA Conference Expo 2013

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The new DLP Buyer’s Guide for RSA Conference Expo 2013 has arrived. In creating this year’s Buyer’s Guide, we discovered some interesting findings. The first wasn’t all that surprising: many vendors are still trying to ride the coattails of the data loss prevention marketplace. Understandably, these companies want to be discovered by potential buyers in […]

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09
Jun

New Urgency in DLP Leads to Rush to DLP Silver Bullet?

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A new article from banktech.com says that companies in the financial services industry “are finding that data loss prevention is taking on a new urgency.”  With the daily laundry list of new data breaches and the never-ending media coverage, it’s no wonder financial services companies–and those in many other industries–are taking note. At DLP Experts […]

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01
Sep

New DLP Experts White Paper: “The Evolution of Data Loss Prevention: Reducing Complexity”

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DLP Experts has released a new white paper addressing the issue of architectural complexity–and the movement among some vendors to simplify DLP enforcement technologies.  The white paper is entitled, The Evolution of Data Loss Prevention:  Reducing Complexity, and can be accessed from the links below. Summary The evolution of DLP technologies has come full circle […]

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30
May

Where to Start DLP? Gateway or Endpoint?

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Should we start our DLP implementation (or even our product evaluations) at the endpoint or gateway?  Many companies want to roll out DLP in a phased approach with gateway, endpoint and discovery each coming at a different time.  The big question is which of these three critical components should come first?  Good question.  So, what’s […]

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28
May

DLP.HQ…We’ve Moved!

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We’ve moved the DLP Experts Blog, aka DLP.HQ to new digs that allow for more freedom and visibility than our previous DLP Forums page. Now begins the process of posting entries from yester-year.  Please bear with us as we update the pages and make our new home a comfortable and inviting place!

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