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Data Privacy and Compliance Challenges

Achieve Compliance Without Compromise


Regulatory compliance is costly, complex, and ever-changing, yet it’s still not enough to protect your private data. Adding to the challenge are targeted threats, distributed environments, worker mobility, and evolving technologies, including cloud computing and the consumerization of IT. Trying to track and secure private data seems daunting—but it CAN be done.

Compliance Controls

Whether you’re a global retailer or a regional healthcare provider, it’s critical to deploy the right mix of security to fit your organization’s unique IT environment and compliance requirements. There is no one-size-fits-all compliance solution.

With that in mind, there are still many common challenges to address. At the most basic level, your data privacy and compliance strategy should be supported by a full range of compliance controls, including:

  • Real-time risk management
  • Network security overwatch
  • Automated intrusion/incident response
  • Multilayered data loss prevention (DLP)
  • Endpoint-to-cloud encryption
  • Device control for removable media
  • End-to-end malware and spam protection

Security and Compliance

Find out how choosing the right security solutions will help you achieve and maintain regulatory compliance.

Read compliance solution brief (PDF).

Prepare for Your Next Audit

See how your compliance practices compare to your peers. Learn what you may consider doing differently.

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Drive Down Costs

See how our compliance solutions can help you support desktop and server virtualization, public cloud computing, hard-to-secure systems and devices, and centralized management.

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Remove the Complexity from Compliance

Trend Micro Enterprise Security solutions, powered by our cloud-based Smart Protection Network™, simplify compliance with a broad range of controls that deliver maximum protection at minimal cost. That’s compliance without compromise.

Core Compliance Controls

Information security and privacy regulations are largely based on well-established security technology and best practices. Trend Micro solutions allow you to secure once to build a strong foundation for compliance. These robust, cost-effective tools include:


Encrypt confidential data and ensure compliance—without the hassles of key management. Secure your data at rest on desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphones, CDs, DVDs, USB drives, and more.

Keep It Confidential—from Endpoint to Cloud

Data Loss Prevention

Discover, monitor and protect your confidential data and intellectual property from insider threats, data-stealing malware, and hackers. Trend Micro secures sensitive data with a full range of data loss prevention (DLP) solutions as well as DLP modules that fit with your existing Trend Micro security.

Prevent Data Loss

Hard-to-Secure Systems and Devices

Trend Micro’s unique network-based Threat Management System discovers any active infiltration, allowing you to achieve compliance and non-invasive protection for any endpoint or server, including legacy or proprietary devices.

Discover Threats on Any Endpoints

Desktop and Server Virtualization

Only Trend Micro provides advanced virtualization-aware software that secures virtualized desktops and servers with best-in-class protection, optimized performance and critical compliance controls.

Explore Deep Security

Public Cloud Computing

Only Trend Micro provides the secure virtual server and cloud data encryption solutions that allow you to confidently incorporate the public cloud into your datacenter strategy.

Secure Your Journey to the Cloud

Device Control

Prevent unauthorized use of removable media devices on your network and control what data can be copied to USB drives, CDs, and DVDs.

Take Control

Crack the Code for PCI DSS Compliance

Retailers and other enterprises that collect credit card payments are bound by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). And while it sets a high bar for data protection, PCI compliance alone is not enough to minimize your security risks. That’s where Trend Micro comes in.

Trend Micro Enterprise Security solutions help you address key challenges to PCI compliance and PAN security including virtualization and cloud-computing, worker mobility, branch/POS security, and data encryption. Our layered approach to content security can help ensure compliance and safeguard your customers, your employees, and your business.

Boost PCI Compliance

ESG analyst discusses PCI DSS 2.0 and compliance in complex virtual environments.

Choose a Solution You Can Trust

Achieve PCI compliance with security that delivers more for less. See how Trend Micro Enterprise Security stacks up.

Read our PCI white paper (PDF)

PCI Compliance in the data Centre

Having the right security in the data centre can help you speed compliance.

Learn about server security and PCI (PDF)

Protect Cardholder Data

That’s just one of many PCI requirements. Learn how Trend Micro meets them all. Solutions by PCI requirements:

PCI Requirements Endpoint Security Web Security Messaging Security Datacenter Security Data Protection Vulnerability and Threat Management
Build and Maintain a Secure Network
1. Install and maintain a firewall configuration
2. Do not use vendor supplied defaults (shared hosting providers)
Protect Cardholder Data
3. Protect stored cardholder data
4. Encrypt transmission of cardholder data across open, public networks
Maintain a Vulnerability Protection Program
5. Use and regulatory update antivirus software
6. Develop and maintain secure systems and applications
Implement Strong Access Measures
7. Restrict access to data

8. Assign unique IDs

9. Restrict physical data access
Regularly Monitor and Test Networks
10. Track/monitor access to network resources and cardholder data
11. Regularly test security systems and processes
Maintain an Information Security Policy
12. Maintain information security for employees and contractors

Healthcare and HIPAA Compliance: Get the Cure

Healthcare organizations are under growing pressure to improve efficiency and cut costs, while at the same time, new and existing regulations require increased security for Protected Health Information (PHI).

The good news: You can address all of these problems with Trend Micro Enterprise Security. We offer you unique and cost effective solutions that allow you to:

  • Confidently implement EMR/EHR modernization
  • Comply with HIPAA , HITECH and PCI regulations
  • Maximize PHI data protection
  • Enable secure virtualization and cloud computing

Protect Private Data — and Your Bottom Line

Ensure compliance with HITECH Act, HIPAA, and PCI—while also cutting costs. Find out how.

Read whitepaper on healthcare security (PDF)

Server Security Demands Critical Care

Learn why it’s critical to deploy a powerful line of defense at the server—whether it’s physical, virtual, or in the cloud.

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Guard Patient Privacy

Learn how Trend Micro meets your healthcare regulations. See solutions by requirements:

US Healthcare Regulation or Challenge Endpoint Security Web Security Messaging Security Data Protection Trend Micro Services
Breach notification for unsecured ePHI
Encryption (“safe harbor” from breach notification)
Extend HIPAA requirements to business associates
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)
Protection of ePHI confidentiality, availability, and integrity
Minimize data collection and use
Transmission security
Access control and authentication
Device and media controls
Security awareness and rraining and security incident procedures
Security management process
Retrieve exact copies of ePHI
Protection from malicious software
PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard)
Protection from malicious software

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