Data Leakage Landscape: Where Data Leaks and How Next Generation Tools Apply

by Barbara Filkins, Deb Radcliff
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute Management data loss prevention

Everyone is familiar with the concept of a data breach — confidential information, usually personally identifying information,falls into the wrong hands, and then suddenly,the data handler becomes reviled as the next TJ Maxx. Data protection programs at most organizations are concerned with protecting sensitive data from external malicious attacks, relying on technical controls that include perimeter security, network/wireless surveillance and monitoring, application and point security management, and user awareness and education.