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data leakage

The unauthorized transfer of classified information from a computer or datacenter to the outside world. Data leakage can be accomplished by simply mentally remembering what was seen, by physical removal of tapes, disks and reports or by subtle means such as data hiding (see steganography).
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Meanwhile, LocalCircles is submitting this report to UIDAI and other stake holders, so that appropriate action could be taken, and cases of data leakage could be minimised.
Companies are facing a rampant data leakage dilemma, 'bring your own collaboration,'" Gord Boyce, CEO of FinalCode, said.
Like fraud, data leakage can occur from a combination of opportunity, motivation, and rationalization (commonly known as the fraud triangle).
MyDLP helps ensure regulatory compliance and limiting access to those who can move information, helping enterprises manage and control data leakage from both controlled and uncontrolled endpoints.
Given that people make mistakes, it is hard to eliminate unintentional data leakage completely, but it is important to reduce it to a minimum.
From the policy perspective, organisations already have established processes on data leakage like how to request access to a corporate system etc.
If DLP was present it would have notified of the data leakage.
In Section 2, data leakage detection technology and the trade-off relationship between leakage detection and privacy violation are described.
Thus, we can infer that the trends occurring in publicly disclosed data leakage incidents accurately reflect the trends in data loss in general.
2) Deter Unauthorized Users, Devices and Malware - With the lion s share of corporate data residing on network endpoints, Safend Protector and Inspector can prevent data leakage through physical ports, wireless interfaces or removable media; restrict devices by type, model or serial number; inspect, classify and block data leakage via email and control the transfer of files.
We are pleased to bring new partners on board, especially as the market witnesses an increasing demand in the UAE for data leakage prevention solutions and social media monitoring tools.
8226; start controlling possible data leakage via a maximum number of channels right away (e-mail, IM, Skype, social networks, blogs and forums, FTP and SSL traffic, external devices, printers, etc.