Proactive Data Loss Prevention (Proactive DLP)

Detect and Block Sensitive Data in Files and Emails

OPSWAT Proactive Data Loss Prevention (Proactive DLP) can help prevent potential data breaches and regulatory compliance violations by detecting and blocking sensitive data in files and emails, including credit card numbers and social security numbers. OPSWAT Proactive DLP supports a wide range of file types, including Microsoft Office and PDF.

Aid Compliance with OPSWAT Proactive DLP

To comply with industry regulations, such as PCI, HIPAA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley and FINRA, organizations have the obligation to keep sensitive information private. OPSWAT Proactive DLP can help companies prevent sensitive information from leaving or entering the company’s systems by content-checking files and emails before they are transferred. MetaDefender can search over 30 file types for sensitive content, including Microsoft Office, PDF, CSV, HTML and image files.

What Type of Sensitive Information can OPSWAT Proactive DLP detect?

MetaDefender can detect the following sensitive information in files:

  • Social Security Numbers
  • Credit Card Numbers
  • Custom Regular Expressions

Benefits of OPSWAT Proactive DLP


OPSWAT Proactive DLP Use Cases

Content-check File Uploads and Downloads

With MetaDefender Core and MetaDefender ICAP Server you can content-check files for sensitive data when they are uploaded or downloaded from web applications, as well as check files that are being transferred through web proxies, secure gateways, web application firewalls, and storage systems.

Check Emails for Sensitive Information

To aid compliance with PCI and other regulations, as well as protect your customers, MetaDefender Email Gateway Security can prevent emails with sensitive content leaving or entering the organization by content-checking the email body and attachments for credit card numbers or social security numbers, as well as alert when emails include content that matches custom regular expressions.

Content-check Files Transferred on Air-Gapped Networks

With MetaDefender Kiosk you can content-check files when they are being transferred to and from critical networks and block sensitive information or top secret content by using custom regular expressions.

OPSWAT Products That Offer Proactive Data Loss Prevention