DLP Endpoint Setting Modification Procedure

This admin procedure will provide background information on how to edit DLP for Endpoint settings to fit your organizational needs based on the necessary parameters.

This article is intended for employees of organizations that use Sittadel's security. Additionally, there are some actions that can only be accomplished by those with administrative privileges.

DLP Endpoint Setting

Many aspects of Endpoint data loss prevention (DLP) behavior are controlled by centrally configured settings. Settings are applied to all DLP policies for devices.

You must configure these settings if you intend to control:

  • Cloud egress restrictions
  • Various types of restrictive actions on user activities per application.
  • File path exclusions for Windows and macOS devices.
  • Browser and domain restrictions.
  • How business justifications for overriding policies appear in policy tips.
  • If activities on Office, PDF, and CSV files are automatically audited.


Procedure Scope: Administrators

Required Group Membership: Admin.DataLossPrevention


Modifying DLP Endpoint Settings

  1. Navigate to DLP Endpoint Settings – Purview, locate the endpoint section you wish to alter.
  2. Depending on the section selected, different configuration settings will be displayed. Once a change is made no prompt will be shown to save the changes made, they go into effect immediately.

You're Finished!

You should have successfully adjusted the necessary DLP for Endpoint settings that will map to secure corporate machines from possible data exfiltration. For any other problems or questions, reach out to us!