Creating a Data Loss Prevention Policy

  1. Click the External Clients tab to configure a policy for external clients or the Internal Clients tab to configure a policy for internal clients.
    Note:

    Configure client location settings if you have not done so. Clients will use these settings to determine their location and apply the correct Data Loss Prevention policy. For details, see the OfficeScan Administrator’s Guide.

  2. Select Enable Data Loss Prevention.
  3. Choose one of the following:
    • If you are on the External Clients tab, you can apply all Data Loss Prevention settings to internal clients by selecting Apply all settings to internal clients.

    • If you are on the Internal Clients tab, you can apply all Data Loss Prevention settings to external clients by selecting Apply all settings to external clients.

  4. On the Rules tab, click Add.

    A policy can contain a maximum of 40 rules.

  5. Configure the rule settings.

    For details creating DLP rules, see Creating Data Loss Prevention Rules.

  6. Click the Exceptions tab and configure any necessary exception settings.

    For details on the available exception settings, see Data Loss Prevention Exceptions.