Symantec Data Loss Prevention

Discover, monitor and protect your sensitive data with the industry’s leading data loss prevention solution.

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Extend Data Loss Prevention to the Cloud

Discover sensitive data in cloud apps with Symantec Data Loss Prevention (DLP), now integrated with full cloud access security broker (CASB) capabilities from Symantec CloudSOC.

  • Extend your DLP coverage and get direct visibility of content in over sixty cloud apps - including Office 365, Box, Dropbox, Google Apps or Salesforce
  • Leverage full CASB capabilities so you can continuously monitor content additions, changes, and access rights in cloud apps
  • Leverage existing DLP policies and workflows for cloud apps so you don’t have to rewrite your finely-tuned rule sets

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Extend Data Loss Prevention to the Cloud

Symantec cited as a leader in Data Loss Prevention Suites

Find out why Forrester ranks Symantec a leader in Data Loss Prevention Suites, giving it the highest possible scores across twenty-three criteria in The Forrester Wave™: Data Loss Prevention Suites, Q4 2016 report.

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Protect the Data You Value with User Driven Data Classification

Symantec Information Centric Tagging empowers employees to classify sensitive data as they create it thus augmenting Symantec Data Loss Prevention capabilities of protecting your organization’s valuable information based on user’s classification in addition to content.

  • Combine state of the art DLP technology with user-driven classification to identify sensitive data
  • Trigger the appropriate protection based on classification level, including document and email watermarking and encryption


Discover Where Sensitive Data Is Stored Across Your Infrastructure

Described Content Matching looks for matches on regular expressions or patterns, e.g., “block if we see a credit card pattern”

Exact Data Matching identifies sensitive data directly in your database, e.g., “block exfiltration of any customer name and their associated bank account number”

Indexed Document Matching applies a “full file fingerprint” to identify confidential information in unstructured data including Microsoft Office documents; PDF files; as well as binary files such as JPEGs, CAD designs, and multimedia files

Vector Machine Learning automatically learns and identifies the layout of sensitive document types such as financial documents, source code, etc.

File Type Detection recognizes more than 330 different file types including email, graphics and encapsulated formats, and can also recognize virtually any custom file type

Monitor and Protect Sensitive Data On Mobile Devices, On-Premise, and In the Cloud

Keep data safe on Windows and Mac endpoints by performing local scanning and real-time monitoring

Monitor confidential data that is being downloaded, copied or transmitted to or from laptops and desktops, including through email or cloud storage

Extend data loss prevention monitoring and protection to iOS and Android devices, whether corporate-owned or user-owned

Find and protect confidential unstructured data by scanning network file shares, databases, and other enterprise data repositories

Monitor and protect data in motion, including sensitive data sent via email, web and a wide range of network protocols

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Monitor and Protect Sensitive Data On Mobile Devices, On-Premise, and In the Cloud

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