Data loss prevention (DLP) is a strategy for making sure that end users do not send sensitive or critical information outside of the corporate network. The term is also used to describe software products that help a network administrator control what data end users can transfer.
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.