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How to Align Enterprise Data Security Initiatives With Overall Data Governance

Published: 08 May 2018

ID: G00353593

Analyst(s): Eric Ouellet , Marc-Antoine Meunier


Security and risk management leaders face a confusing array of tools that may not be appropriate for securing information in their environment and in the public cloud. Emerging data security governance frameworks align data governance, data security policies and tools.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Align the Data Security Program With the Overall Enterprise Data Governance
  • Develop Capabilities to Identify Sensitive Datasets and Audit the Full Enterprise Environment
  • Orchestrate Rules Across Multiple Tools; One Tool or Control Rarely Addresses All Enterprise Data Security Risks
    • IAM
    • DAG
    • Data Protection
    • DAP
    • CASBs
    • DLP
    • EDRM
    • Discovery, Audit, Monitoring and Analytics
  • Perform Periodic Gap Analyses in Your Enterprise Data Security Program to Address Business Goals and the Threat Landscape

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