Safeguarding Your Critical Data: A Deep Dive into Privacy and Risk Solutions

Protection August 08, 2023

In today's digital age, businesses generate vast amounts of data, fueling innovation and growth. However, this data-driven environment also presents a significant challenge – ensuring data privacy and managing associated risks. At Veritas, we understand the paramount importance of data compliance and governance. In this blog, we will explore how the Veritas Data Compliance and Governance Portfolio can help your organization maintain the highest standards of privacy and risk management with real-time visibility and control.

Prioritize Privacy and Manage Data Risks with Confidence

In the face of increasing data breaches and regulatory scrutiny, data privacy has emerged as a top priority for businesses across industries. The Veritas Data Compliance and Governance Portfolio equips organizations with robust tools to implement data privacy policies, adhere to regional regulations such as GDPR and CCPA, and ensure that sensitive information is handled responsibly.

Beyond data privacy, understanding and managing data-related risks is vital for long-term success. The Veritas Data Compliance and Governance Portfolio offers comprehensive risk management capabilities to help your organization stay ahead of potential threats.

  • Data Resilience: Veritas' solutions ensure the availability and recoverability of critical data, safeguarding against data loss caused by cyberattacks, hardware failures, or human errors.
  • Data Retention: With flexible and efficient data retention policies, you can confidently manage data retention periods in alignment with regulatory requirements and your business needs.
  • Data Governance: Veritas' tools enable you to implement data governance best practices, fostering accountability, and maintaining a clear chain of custody for your organization's data.

The Advantages of a Comprehensive Approach

Veritas' Data Compliance and Governance Portfolio offers numerous benefits to your organization. Our engineering and product teams recently released Pine – a powerful and innovative portfolio release enabling you to examine potential threats with speed, precision, and efficiency. Explore the exciting new features and see firsthand how they can transform your data management strategies:

  • Veritas AltaTM Archiving:
    • Manage Your Own Key (MYOK) provides a new level of security, allowing you to revoke encryption keys whenever.
    • One-Time Password (OTP) grants an additional layer of security beyond our existing options and for users that have not rolled out SSO/MFA yet.
    • Azure AD MFA allows you to enforce other authentication methods to access Alta Archiving resources.
    • Veritas Alta View Dashboard for Compliance & Governance gives you further visibility into your archiving environment so you can better monitor activities.
  • Veritas AltaTM Classification:
    • The Off Channel Signaling Policy can detect off channel signalling to text, phone, email, file shares as well as dozens of the most common social media platforms from Amino to WhatsApp.
    • A new feature provided as a beta option which enables better handling for large files for Data Insight, will provide customers the ability to separate out the thread handling text extraction from the rest of the classification process.
    • New United States Data Protection Law Policies directly align to new US state-based Privacy legislation.
  • Veritas AltaTM eDiscovery:
    • Ability to upload data directly into Alta eDiscovery via targeted collections.
    • Workflow enhancements – allow for multi-user review by batch size and review status.
    • Export enhancements - include “Original Format” Export Option in eDiscovery.
    • Reporting enhancements – update to reporting and logging features to include additional metadata fields.
  • Veritas Data Insight:
    • Native encrypt of data copied for classification to protect against data leaks and unauthorized access.
    • Scale-out Actionability of Collector servers for faster processing
    • Faster Indexing and reduced disk consumption
    • New Sensitive and Personal Data Detection Classification Policies
    • Support for classification of Microsoft Purview Information Protection (MPIP) content. Microsoft Purview Information Protection (MPIP) integration updated to classify encrypted content ensuring visibility and compliance.

In a data-driven world where privacy and risk management are critical for businesses, Veritas' Data Compliance and Governance Portfolio stands out as a reliable ally. Veritas offers a comprehensive solution that ensures the highest levels of data privacy while effectively managing risks. With our expertise, your organization can confidently navigate the evolving data landscape, delivering both security and peace of mind.

Contact us today to learn more about how Veritas can safeguard your business's data integrity and compliance, paving the way for a prosperous and sustainable future.


Lucas Church
Product Marketing Specialist