Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

  • Course level: Intermediate
  • Categories Symantec
  • Total Enrolled 0
  • Last Update August 6, 2020


Data loss is an increasing problem with most of the organizations since network perimeters disappearing and more data moving to cloud-based services. In this Data Loss Prevention (DLP) course, you will get started with the learning of how to mitigate this threat in your organization. This course is designed to provide a high-level overview of DLP systems, components, architecture, and features and with the fundamental knowledge on configuring and administering the Symantec Data Loss Prevention Enforce platform.

In addition, this course is applicable for those technical users who are responsible for creating and maintaining Symantec Data Loss Prevention policies,         incident response structure, incident reporting, and user and role administration.

You are also introduced to deployment best practices and with following Symantec Data Loss Prevention products:

Network Monitor, Cloud Service for Email, Network Prevent, Cloud Detection Service, Network Protect, Network Discover, Cloud Storage, Endpoint Prevent, and Endpoint Discover. Make a note that this course is delivered on a Microsoft Windows platform.


5 days

Who Should Attend?

The Symantec Data Loss Prevention Administration course is intended for those who are configuring and maintaining Symantec Data Loss Prevention. Additionally, this course is well suited for those in responsible to create and maintain Symantec Data Loss Prevention policies and incident response structure.


This course requires the students to have a basic understanding of Windows server-class operating systems and commands, and also networking and network security concepts.

What Will I Learn?

  • Designing of Data Loss Prevention systems
  • Understanding on basic and advanced features of DLP
  • Knowledge on how to protect against data leaks
  • Establish and implement content-aware policies
  • Integrating DLP with Microsoft Active Directory

Topics for this course

37 Lessons

Module 1: Data Loss Prevention Landscape

Data Loss Prevention landscape00:00:00
Data loss risk management
Data Loss Prevention real-world use cases
Draft Lesson

Module 2: Overview of Symantec Data Loss Prevention

Module 3: Identifying and Describing Confidential Data

Module 4: Locating Confidential Data at Rest

Module 5: Understanding How Confidential Data is Being Used

Module 6: Educating End Users to Adopt Data-Protection Practices

Module 7: Preventing Unauthorized Exposure of Confidential Data

Module 8: Remediating Data Loss Incidents and Tracking Risk Reduction

Module 9: Enhancing Data Loss Prevention Through Integrations

Module 10: Review of Symantec Data Loss Prevention


Material Includes

  • Duration: Full-time-3 Days
  • Duration: Part-time-3 Saturdays
  • 28 hours on-demand video
  • 11 articles
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion


  • No coding experience is necessary to take this course!
  • Any computer and OS will work — Windows, macOS or Linux.
  • A basic understanding of HTML and CSS is a plus.

Target Audience

  • Practice your new skills with coding challenges.
  • Organize and structure your code using software.
  • Get friendly and fast support in the course.