Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution
Data Loss Prevention (DLP) is one of the most hyped, and least understood, tools in the security arsenal. With at least a half dozen different names and even more technology approaches, it can be difficult to understand the ultimate value of the tools and which products best suit which environments.
DLP is a confusing market, but by understanding the capabilities of DLP tools and using a structured selection process you can choose an appropriate tool for your requirements. This white paper provides the necessary background in DLP to help you understand the technology, know what to look for in a product, and find the best match for your organization.
Rich Mogull has over 17 years experience in information security, physical security, and risk management. Prior to founding Securosis, Rich spent 7 years as a leading security analyst with Gartner, where he advised thousands of clients, authored dozens of reports, and was consistently rated one of Gartner’s top international speakers. He is one of the world’s premier authorities on data security technologies, and has covered issues ranging from vulnerabilities and threats, to risk management frameworks, to major application security.
- Websense, Inc.
- 03 Apr 2008
- 03 Apr 2008
- 26 Page(s)
- White Paper