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Symantec Data Loss Prevention

Symantec Data Loss Prevention software is a comprehensive, content-aware solution that discovers, monitors, and protects confidential data wherever it is stored or used – across network, storage and endpoint systems.

Data Loss Prevention Video Overview

What is Symantec Data Loss Prevention?

It is comprehensive data security solution that discovers, monitors, protects and manages confidential data wherever it is stored or used. Symantec DLP helps organizations protect their information against loss and theft, comply with global data privacy laws, and safeguard their reputation.

 Workflow & Management

WORKFLOW & MANAGEMENT

Ninety percent of DLP is about what you do after you find confidential data. With the Symantec DLP Enforce Platform, you can easily manage policies and remediation workflows, review incident snapshots, and measure risk reduction from a unified, web-based management platform. The Enforce Platform comes standard with the Symantec DLP Suite.
 Email & Web

EMAIL & WEB

Email and web are two of the most common channels for data loss. A recent survey found that 50 percent of employees regularly email work files from the office to personal accounts. Symantec DLP for Network, Endpoint, and Mobile monitor egress points, endpoints and mobile devices to prevent confidential data from being exposed over network protocols.
  • Monitor and protect network communications sent by users — on or off the corporate network — over SMTP/TLS, HTTP/HTTPS, IM, and FTP.
  • Monitor and protect network communications sent to and from mobile devices over ActiveSync, HTTP/HTTPS, and apps.
 Cloud Applications

CLOUD APPLICATIONS

Users are moving confidential data in all directions and never cleaning it up. A recent survey found that one-third of employees upload work files to cloud storage services like Dropbox. Symantec DLP protects confidential data as it moves outside the four walls of your organization to the cloud.
  • Monitor and protect confidential messages sent from cloud email services like Microsoft Exchange Online and Gmail.
  • Monitor and protect confidential files sent to cloud applications like Microsoft SharePoint Online and Dropbox.
 Mobile Devices

MOBILE DEVICES

Employees are bringing their own devices to work and accessing confidential data from them, with or without permission from IT Security. In fact, a new study revealed that 2 out of 5 employees download work files to their personal smartphones and tablets. Security teams can now manage Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies while securing confidential data with Symantec DLP for Mobile.
  • New! Monitor email downloaded to mobile devices over ActiveSync.
  • Monitor and protect network communications sent from iPads and iPhones over ActiveSync, HTTP/HTTPS, and iOS apps like Dropbox and Facebook.
 Laptops & Desktops

LAPTOPS & DESKTOPS

Employees are downloading and sending confidential data while in the office, on the road or at home. Symantec DLP for Endpoint monitors and protects data used on laptops and desktops, when users are on or off the network.
  • Scan and inventory internal hard drives for confidential data.
  • Encrypt, quarantine or relocate exposed files to secure network folders.
  • Keep confidential data from being exposed on endpoints over email, web, IM, FTP, USB, DVD, print/fax, clipboard, and third-party applications.
File Shares, Databases, & Repositories

FILE SHARES, DATABASES, & REPOSITORIES

Users are storing large amounts of confidential files on the corporate network with open access, which leaves them vulnerable to loss and theft. Symantec DLP for Storage scans your network and data centers to discover and protect confidential data stored on file shares, databases, and repositories.
  • Scan and inventory networked file shares, databases, document repositories, and web content servers at high speeds to discover where confidential data is stored.
  • Improved! Monitor file usage and access patterns on network-attached storage (NAS) filers, Windows servers, and SharePoint libraries.
  • Improved! Identify the data owners of exposed files and folders; alert security teams to anomalous activity or outlier users; and facilitate secure collaboration with access visualization and analytics.
  • Encrypt, quarantine or relocate exposed files to secure network folders.

Key Benefits of DLP

Security executives trust Symantec DLP to:

  • Improve visibility into their enterprise’s data loss risk, deliver measurable risk reduction, and stay ahead of emerging threats and new technologies.
  • Educate and protect well-meaning employees and third parties from accidentally leaking or losing confidential data.
  • Prevent malicious insiders and outsiders from stealing valuable intellectual property.
  • Comply with global data privacy regulations such as the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and European Union Data Protection Directive.

Key Features

Symantec Data Loss Prevention (DLP) is comprehensive data security solution that discovers, monitors, protects and manages information wherever it is stored or used.
  • Discover confidential data wherever it is stored and identifies data owners to make data cleanup easy.
  • Monitor how confidential data is being used and where it is going to provide visibility into broken business process and high-risk users.
  • Protect confidential data by automatically enforcing data loss policies; educating users about data security; securing exposed data; and stopping data leaks.
  • Manage data loss policies, incident remediation, and risk reporting from a single, web-based management console.
Data Loss Prevention Data Insight
  • Improved! Monitors file usage and access patterns on network-attached storage (NAS) filers, Windows servers, and SharePoint libraries.
  • Improved! Identifies the data owners of exposed files and folders; alerts security teams to anomalous activity or outlier users; and facilitates secure collaboration with access visualization and analytics.
Data Loss Prevention IT Analytics
  • New! Provides advanced, multidimensional reporting capabilities so you can easily slice and dice data; create ad-hoc reports for executives and auditors; and measure data loss risk across your organization.
  • IT Analytics is available at no additional cost with the Symantec DLP Suite.
Data Loss Prevention for Mobile
  • New! Monitors email downloaded to mobile devices over ActiveSync.
  • Monitors and protects network communications sent from iPads and iPhones over ActiveSync, HTTP/HTTPS, and iOS apps like Dropbox and Facebook.

Advantages of DLP

Protect your company’s most valuable asset: intellectual property.

Organizations are looking to Data Loss Prevention to protect their highest value data. A study by Symantec and the Ponemon Institute found that everyday employees' attitudes and beliefs about intellectual property theft are at odds with the vast majority of company policies:

Stay on top of compliance.

Let Symantec Data Loss Prevention give you increased visibility into your business processes as proof that you’re staying compliant. Ensure compliance with regulations such as PCI, GLBA, HIPAA, SOX, etc. by protecting your sensitive data and having data controls in place in case of an audit.
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Get the highest-rated enterprise Data Loss Prevention solution available.

Symantec is the leader in Data Loss Prevention with the most highly rated products, the most customers, the largest deployments and the deepest expertise.
  • The only 7-time leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention
  • Deployed by over half of the Fortune 100 companies
  • Is the #1 market leader in Data Loss Prevention (Source: Phil Hochmuth, Worldwide Data Loss Prevention 2012-2016 Forecast And 2011 Vendor Shares, IDC, September 2012)

Discover how easy it is to get started with Symantec Data Loss Prevention.

Symantec has a proven methodology for successfully deploying a Data Loss Prevention program:
  • Visibility: The first step is to understand where your data is stored and how it is being used across your enterprise.
  • Remediation: Once you’ve identified broken business processes and high-risk users, then you can start fixing incidents and cleaning up data spills.
  • Notification: Next, turn on automated email and onscreen pop-up notifications to educate users about data loss policies — this dramatically cuts down repeat offenses.
  • Prevention: And lastly, stop users from accidentally or maliciously leaking information by quarantining, encrypting and blocking outbound communications.

30-Minute Free Consultation

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Unbeatable Prices

Our partnership levels give us the highest product discounts which we pass on as savings to our customers.

Professional Services

Finish your IT projects on-time and under budget with our nation-wide team of senior level engineers.

24x7 Tech Support

Rest assured knowing that our U.S. based IT support team is here for you on nights, weekends and when you need us most.