Data Identifier Types

Digital assets are files and data that an organization must protect against unauthorized transmission. Administrators can define digital assets using the following data identifiers:

  • Expressions: Data that has a certain structure.

    For details, see Expressions.

  • File attributes: File properties such as file type and file size.

    For details, see File Attributes.

  • Keyword lists: A list of special words or phrases.

    For details, see Keywords.


Administrators cannot delete a data identifier that a DLP template is using. Delete the template before deleting the data identifier.