The variety of infrastructures and services in use drives increased complexity in data loss prevention programs, challenging the capabilities of mature enterprise content-aware DLP tools. This guidance helps technical professionals make the right decisions at each stage of a DLP program.
The Gartner Approach
The Guidance Framework
- Setting the Scene
- Data and Information
- DLP Technology
- Business Requirements and Constraints
- Scoping the Program
- Program Ownership
- Determine Goals and Requirements
- Develop Use Cases
- Analyze Existing Controls and Target Data
- Program Risk Management
- Choosing the Tool (or Tools)
- Focus on Requirements
- Acquisition Approach
- Plan to Deploy
- Phased Approach
- Where to Start Deployment
- Other Decision Factors
- Recommended Starting Policies
- Plan to Operate
- Key Operational Processes
- Related Guidance
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