What is DLP?

Related definitions

Data Leakage

Data leakage is unauthorized exposure of information like data files. Typically it is caused by the failure of protecting sensitive and confidential data. This owner of this data could be the company itself, its customer, or even the public. Data leakage can end in data loss or data theft.

Security tools

  • DET (data loss prevention testing)
  • dnsteal (exfiltration tool via DNS requests)