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Updating GTP's DLP Coverage

by Ben Tomhave  |  November 12, 2014

It's been a couple years since the last update of our DLP coverage. In the process of updating it this go-round, I'll be taking the reins from Anton Chuvakin and...

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My Second DLP Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 18, 2013

My second paper (out of 2) on Data Loss Prevention (DLP) just went up – enjoy “Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Solution Comparison and Select Vendor Profiles.” Meant to be read together...

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My First DLP Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 15, 2013

My first paper (out of 2) on Data Loss Prevention (DLP) just went up – enjoy “Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Architecture and Operational Practices.” The paper focuses on DLP architecture and...

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DLP: Education and/or Automation?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 4, 2013

Is DLP an education tool or an automation tool? Huh? Why does it have to be an “or” question? Can it be both? Why so many questions? In any case,...

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More On Internal Data Loss Incidents

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 31, 2012

"If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” – If a piece of sensitive data is exposed to...

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On “Internally Lost Data” and DLP Discovery

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 27, 2012

If a piece of sensitive data is visible to everybody with access to organization’s network (such as posted to an internal file share), is that a data breach? Most people...

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On Risks of DLP

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 17, 2012

Imagine that some security controls can actually introduce additional risk to an organization (a useful discussion of this). DLP is, in fact, one of those controls. While engaged in my...

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DLP and Data Classification

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 12, 2012

Sure, I’ll get you a beer, but you need to answer a quick question first: “what is The Meaning of Life?” (no, it is not 42 ). Are you getting...

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DLP: Discover First or Monitor First?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 7, 2012

Should I DISCOVER where sensitive/regulated data resides in my environment OR DETECT when it is being leaked? Storage DLP first or network DLP first? Data-at-rest (DAR) first or Data-in-motion (DIM)...

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by Anton Chuvakin  |  November 30, 2012

The dirty not-really-a-secret of DLP is that most DLP technology is deployed because of either a compliance requirement (usually an implicit one) or a need to protect regulated data. Note...

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