Category Archives: Data Protection

What is Data Loss Prevention Shelfware

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Shelfware With the huge volume of sensitive data companies must deal with today, it’s no wonder data loss protection (DLP) still tops the list of administrator concerns.   Despite the attention however, it seems that getting DLP right remains easier said than done.   Even major government agencies, with ample resources…
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Supply Chain Risk and Cybersecurity

Supply Chain Risk: The importance of vetting 3rd party vendors and their data protection tools   Modern organizations are increasingly interconnected, with complex supply chains extending across continents and categories. While this brings a range of business benefits, it also brings risks. Cyber-criminals understand how data is shared between links in the chain, and use…
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Business Email Compromise

Business Email Compromise   Among the growing threats within today’s cyber-sphere, the trend of Business Email Compromise, or BEC, is certainly nearing the top of the list.   Broadly defined, BEC is a type of sophisticated scam targeting companies who conduct wire transfers, especially those with suppliers abroad.   The Email Compromise Scourge BEC operations…
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Discover Dark Data

Information overload.   One of the key phenomena that has come to define the digital age.   The consequences of this information glut cover a wide spectrum.  From the analytical perspective, finding answers to important questions and identifying what constitutes relevant information, has become increasingly difficult for businesses seeking to navigate the sea of available…
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The Full Potential of CARTA as envisaged by Gartner

How enterprises can realize the full potential of CARTA   Trust has traditionally been the cornerstone of network security. It’s what allows everything from files to data packets to move across a network, while also controlling permissions for end users.   But in modern networking, establishing trust is getting harder. Detection systems for cyberattack have…
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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP) 2019

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP) 2019 Where is it? It’s summer 2019, so where is the latest Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP)?  It turns out that the last and final Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP) report was published early Feb. 2017.[i] That dated report is…
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