Doomsayers had predicted the world would end on Dec. 21. That didn’t happen, so here’s what organizations need to know to avoid their own Armageddon during the next 12 months.
Recent advancements in data governance software automation enable IT to more easily implement steps to prevent data from being misused or stolen.
In most organizations today, there is sensitive data that is overexposed and vulnerable to misuse or theft, leaving IT in an ongoing race to prevent data loss. Packet sniffers, firewalls, virus scanners and spam filters are doing a good job securing the borders, but what about insider threats?
DLP solutions can fail to fully protect critical data because they focus on symptomatic, perimeter-level solutions to a much deeper problem – users with inappropriate or excessive rights to sensitive information.