Key Trends in Securing Sensitive Data With Data-Masking Technologies

Archived Published: 18 March 2011 ID: G00211102


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Data-masking technologies can help protect enterprises against security breaches as well as regulatory and other compliance failures. A clear understanding of the key trends in this still-evolving market is crucial to making the right implementation decisions.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Introduction
    • Key Trends in Data Masking
      • The Data-Masking Market Is Splitting Into Two Discrete Segments (Static and Dynamic)
      • Static Data Masking Is Becoming an Integral Part of the Software Life Cycle Testing Phase
      • Dynamic Data Masking Is Emerging
      • Risk Management, Compliance and Auditing Requirements — Not the IT Organization — Will Drive the Adoption of Data-Masking Technologies
      • Enterprises Are Demanding Data Security Intelligence, and Data Masking Can Play an Important Role in Delivering It
      • The Data-Masking Market Remains Largely Opportunistic and Tactical
  • Recommended Reading
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